San Antonio Substance Use Symposium

UT Health San Antonio to host San Antonio Substance Use Symposium April 20-21

April 2, 2018
 

SAN ANTONIO (April 2, 2018) ― UT Health San Antonio will host the San Antonio Substance Use Symposium on April 20 and 21. The free event will bring together leaders from the city of San Antonio, Bexar County, academic health and local health care systems, community-based organizations, health care providers and the public. “The purpose […]

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David Wampler

UT Health has a brand-new hero!

March 23, 2018
 

Emergency Health Sciences professor saves a choking man’s life.

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Mays Cancer Center, School of Nursing hire chief nursing officer

March 20, 2018
 

Dr. Viles joins UT Health San Antonio from MD Anderson Cancer Center, UT Health’s sister institution in The University of Texas System.

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Jeremy Viles named to new dual role at UT Health San Antonio

March 19, 2018
 

SAN ANTONIO (March 19, 2018) ―  Jeremy Viles, D.N.P., M.B.A., RN, NE-BC, has been hired in a new dual role at UT Health San Antonio. He will serve as the inaugural chief nursing officer for the Mays Cancer Center, the newly named center of UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer Center, and as assistant […]

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Opioids

Prescription drug abuse the topic of free event March 24 at UT Health San Antonio’s Laredo Regional Campus

March 14, 2018
 

LAREDO (March 14, 2018) ― The community is invited to learn about the challenges of prescription drug abuse at a special event on Saturday, March 24, at UT Health San Antonio’s Laredo Regional Campus, 1937 E. Bustamante St. The free event will begin at 8 a.m. with healthy tips, hands-on demonstrations and general health information […]

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Stroke

Worldwide study triples number of known genetic risk factors for stroke

March 12, 2018
 

By Will Sansom Research co-author Dr. Sudha Seshadri of UT Health San Antonio’s Glenn Biggs Institute predicts that the study will also be a boon for dementia research SAN ANTONIO (March 12, 2018)—A landmark international study of DNA samples from 520,000 individuals worldwide—including 67,000 affected individuals—identified 22 new genetic risk factors for stroke. Sudha Seshadri, […]

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