Dr. Frost receives TAMEST O’Donnell Award in Medicine

December 4, 2019
 

Instead of focusing on how to cure the disease, Dr. Frost’s team looked at what causes the disease—a buildup of tau proteins inside of cells and amyloid plaques outside of it, which disrupts and eventually kills brain cell function.



Spreading the joy of the season

December 4, 2019
 

The UT Health San Antonio family donated more than 3,500 gifts for children hospitalized or being treated during the holiday season.




Symphony brings holiday spirit to UT Health San Antonio

December 4, 2019
 

A UT Health San Antonio tradition continued Dec. 4 as President William L. Henrich, M.D., MACP, again hosted a Holiday Party featuring the San Antonio Symphony.



Dr. Burma honored by Society for NeuroOncology

December 2, 2019
 

Sandeep Burma, Ph.D., professor of neurosurgery and of biochemistry and structural biology, received the Award for Excellence in Adult Basic Science at the Society for NeuroOncology Annual Meeting in Phoenix in November. The award, sponsored by the National Brain Tumor Society, was given for Dr. Burma’s research on the role of senescent astrocytes in promoting […]


Dr. Bieniek receives UT System’s Rising STARs Award

November 27, 2019
 

He is assistant professor of pathology and laboratory medicine and director of the brain bank at the Biggs Institute.


KENS 5: Retired Vice Admiral’s work to promote diversity never stops

November 26, 2019
 

Navy Vice Admiral Raquel C. Bono (ret.), a prominent national leader with ties to San Antonio and UT Health San Antonio, was featured by KENS 5, along with the Military Health Institute. She delivered the MHI’s Distinguished Lecture. View the story