Jing Wang

Dr. Jing Wang named School of Nursing’s vice dean for research

July 23, 2018
 

Jing Wang, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.S.N., RN, FAAN, has joined the UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing as vice dean for research. Dr. Wang, a professor and the holder of the Hugh Roy Cullen Professorship in Nursing, will guide faculty and student research within the School of Nursing. She brings expertise on the use of […]

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Male High School Student Talking To Teacher By Lockers

New Action Pack helps schools become ‘trauma sensitive’ to kids

June 20, 2018
 

Media contact: Cliff Despres, (210) 562-6517, despres@uthscsa.edu SAN ANTONIO (June 21, 2018) — About half of U.S. children suffer abuse, poverty, parental incarceration and other trauma. These kids face deep emotional, physical and mental scars. How can schools support and help students dealing with trauma? The new Salud America! “Trauma-Sensitive School Action Pack” is a […]

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Study: Gemcitabine helps prevent recurrence of low-grade bladder cancer

May 16, 2018
 

A multi-institution clinical trial involving researchers from UT Health San Antonio shows significantly lower recurrence of bladder cancer in patients who received the chemotherapy drug gemcitabine.

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Study: Gemcitabine helps prevent recurrence of low-grade bladder cancer

May 8, 2018
 

SAN ANTONIO (May 8, 2018) ― A multi-institution clinical trial involving researchers from UT Health San Antonio shows significantly lower recurrence of bladder cancer in patients who received the chemotherapy drug gemcitabine. The results of the trial were published May 8, 2018, in the Journal of the American Medical Association. Robert Svatek, M.D., a UT […]

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Nursing school leads effort to combat opioid abuse

April 26, 2018
 

The School of Nursing has been awarded two grants totaling more than $4 million to educate Bexar County first responders in how to identify and reverse opioid overdose.

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Lisa Cleveland, Ph.D., RN, and boxes of Narcan, which can reverse an opioid overdose.

UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing leads training to save lives of opioid users

April 26, 2018
 

SAN ANTONIO (April 26, 2018) ― The UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing has been awarded two grants totaling more than $4 million to educate Bexar County first responders in how to identify and reverse opioid overdose. Lisa Cleveland, Ph.D., RN, assistant professor of nursing, received the grants from the Texas Health & Human […]

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