Respiratory therapists: Key caregivers on COVID-19 team

June 18, 2020
 

As San Antonio experiences a second surge of COVID-19, the city will be even better prepared as more respiratory care graduates from the School of Health Professions have entered the workforce.




Bazan recognized by National AHEC Organization

June 11, 2020
 

LAREDO (June 12, 2020) —Julie Bazan, MHA, executive director of the Mid Rio Grande Border Area Health Education Center  based in Laredo, has been recognized for her dedicated leadership by the National AHEC Organization. The NAO made the announcement virtually May 7 in lieu of at their annual meeting, which is not being held because […]



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Laredo college graduates use LEAP to enter School of Health Professions programs

June 10, 2020
 

The initiative paves the way for students to successfully enter the health care field.



Three TAMIU graduates

TAMIU graduates use LEAP to enter School of Health Professions graduate programs

June 9, 2020
 

SAN ANTONIO (June 9, 2020) — Laredo college graduates are taking advantage of the Laredo Early Acceptance Program to be admitted into UT Health San Antonio graduate programs. The first four students will be admitted this fall. The initiative, begun in 2017, is a collaboration between the School of Health Professions and Texas A&M International […]



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Researchers pinpoint a protein that may predict untreatable kidney cancer

June 4, 2020
 

A team of researchers confirmed the role of a certain protein in the development of high-grade kidney cancer. The researchers also showed that a higher level of the protein can be used as a marker to predict which tumors will develop treatment resistance and progress more rapidly.



Scrabble pieces spelling out kidney cancer

UT Health San Antonio study shows Nox4 protein may predict untreatable kidney cancer

June 3, 2020
 

SAN ANTONIO (June 3, 2020) — A team of researchers from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio confirmed the role of a certain protein in the development of high-grade kidney cancer. The researchers also showed that a higher level of the protein can be used as a marker to predict which […]