Office of the Vice President for Research Virtual Town Hall Series

November 5, 2021
 

The mission of the Office of the Vice President for Research is to support the research enterprise. In service to our world-class investigators and their research teams, we provide services and resources to advance our research environment.


KSAT 12 Q&A: Dr. Ruth Berggren says data shows vaccines for children show 90% protection from COVID-19 symptoms

November 5, 2021
 

Dr. Ruth Berggren, Infectious Diseases, Center for Medical Humanities and Ethics, appeared on this weekly KSAT 12 Q&A. Dr. Berggren said the vaccines for children are showing promising results, and are offering 90% protection against COVID-19 symptoms. Watch Q&A


KSAT 12: San Antonio will soon get a cancer blood test clinical trial

November 5, 2021
 

Dr. Ruben Mesa, executive director of the Mays Cancer Center, is quoted in this KSAT 12 story about a clinical trial aimed to detect blood cancer in its earliest stage. Watch story


News 4: New program opens path to recovery to all Texans

November 5, 2021
 

Dr. Jennifer Potter, vice president of research, professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, was interviewed by News 4 for a story on Recovery Texas, a statewide substance-use recovery initiative. Richard Hamner, clinical research project manager at UT Health San Antonio, shared his own lived experience with addiction. Watch story


KENS 5: Study investigating varying effects of long-term COVID-19 on South Texans

November 5, 2021
 

Dr. Mark Goldberg, Neurology and Medicine, and Dr. Rochelle David, Obstetrics & Gynecology, were interviewed for this KENS 5 story. Watch story


News 4: UT Health San Antonio cancer expert explains signs & symptoms of colorectal cancer

November 5, 2021
 

Dr. Alicia Logue, colon & rectal oncology surgeon, appeared on News 4 San Antonio to answer questions and raise awareness about colon and rectal cancer. Watch story