Pulse Headlines: A weed-friendly gym

May 20, 2016
 

Power Plant Fitness is the first company to create a weed-friendly gym in the city of San Francisco. Read the fulls story at Pulse Headlines


3d Render DNA Structure

SALSI awards grants to Health Science Center researchers

May 19, 2016
 

The San Antonio Life Sciences Institute (SALSI) has awarded $200,000 through its innovation grants to lead scientists at the Health Science Center and UTSA conducting research on technology solutions in health care.




Message from the Dean: MD Anderson and CTRC

May 18, 2016
 

The CTRC and the MD Anderson Cancer Center are exploring possible avenues of partnership and cooperation.



PTSD

IANS Live: Low levels of fat hormone may increase PTSD risk

May 16, 2016
 

People who have low levels of a fat hormone might be more prone to developing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms if they are exposed to a traumatic event, new research suggests.



MD Magazine: Dogs helped veterans with PTSD

May 15, 2016
 

It may not come as a surprise to dog-lovers, but research presented at the American Psychiatric Association meeting in Atlanta, Georgia, showed that adopting a canine companion proved helpful to veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Read the full story at MD Magazine


Ashok Kumar, M.D.

Ashok Kumar, M.D., honored by Texas Medical Association

May 11, 2016
 

Kaparaboyna Ashok Kumar, M.D., professor and vice chair of Medical Student Education and Clerkship Director, received a Texas Medical Association Award for Excellence in Academic Medicine at the Gold Level on April 28.