ADHD expert named chairman of psychiatry at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio

March 9, 2015
 

Steven Pliszka, M.D. has been named chairman of the Department of Psychiatry at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.



UT Nursing partners with AVANCE for school-based pediatric clinic

March 6, 2015
 

Two hundred children who attend the AVANCE-San Antonio Head Start program at Fenley Center will receive on-site health care through a new nurse-led clinic at the school. The Fenley Center is a child-development campus in the Harlandale Independent School District.



UT Health Science Center School of Nursing collaborating to improve quality of nursing education in Mexico

February 19, 2015
 

The program will help the nursing faculty from the Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon learn how to provide a higher level of nursing education for their students and work toward policy changes throughout Mexico.


Study finds that short-term psychological therapy dramatically reduces suicide attempts among at-risk soldiers

February 13, 2015
 

Research group included UT Health Science Center San Antonio investigators


Despite recent thinking, UT Health Science Center study shows diabetic patients can benefit from dental implants

January 21, 2015
 

A new study by researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio shows that, with some accommodations, diabetic patients ― even those with poorly controlled diabetes ― had as high a success rate with implants after one year as patients with no high-blood-sugar issues.


UT Health Science Center School of Nursing helps establish new national organization for Hispanic faculty nurses

January 15, 2015
 

The School of Nursing is forming and hosting the first board meeting of the National Latino Nurses Faculty Association.