S.A. Business Journal: Institutions to get millions to help address doc crisis

February 16, 2016

The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board has awarded nearly $9 million to a handful of San Antonio institutions individually or as part of a collaborative group. The funds are a share of the more than $49 million that will be distributed to nearly two dozen medical schools, hospitals and health systems in the state. Read […]


The Diabetes Times: Drug combination could prevent type 2 heart issues

February 15, 2016

The study, Revitalization of Pioglitazone: The Optimal Agent to be Combined with an SGLT2 Inhibitor, has been published in Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism.  Researchers looked at the recently completed EMPA-REG study, which demonstrated that Empagliflozin significantly decreased major adverse cardiac events (MACE) in people with type 2 diabetes, deemed high risk. Read the full story at The Diabetes […]



WOAI Radio: Cisneros proposes ‘University of the Americas’ in San Antonio

February 15, 2016

With San Antonio institutions partnering with Latin America today on a wide range of educational initiatives, Former Mayor Henry Cisneros is proposing that the city move forward with the creation of a University of the Americas, to make San Antonio the educational center of the growing collaboration between Western Hemisphere nations, News Radio 1200 WOAI […]