Health Science Center to offer free screenings, presentation by cancer faculty members Oct. 27

September 23, 2011

A cancer prevention, early detection and treatment workshop will be held from 8 a.m. to noon on Thursday, Oct. 27, at the Regional Campus of the UT Health Science Center San Antonio.

In Muevete USA, student nurses combat childhood obesity

July 27, 2011

In two primarily Hispanic neighborhoods, Rosalinda Barrientos and other students from the UT Health Science Center School of Nursing asked children the question, “What does ‘healthy’ mean to you?”

Nursing students to teach children about nutrition on grocery store field trip

July 25, 2011

Nursing students from the UT Health Science Center San Antonio will help teach children from San Antonio’s West Side about good nutrition and healthy eating practices on a field trip to their neighborhood grocery store.

MIRA program gives college students a close-up look at the health professions

June 24, 2011

Laredo-area college students interested in a possible career in the health professions have until July 1 to apply for a special program exploring those professions, offered by The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.

Register now for Improvement Science Summit, Summer Institute on Evidence-Based Practice

June 15, 2011

Health care providers and educators interested in improving patient care are invited to attend the 2011 Improvement Science Summit and the 10th annual Summer Institute on Evidence-Based Practice set for June 28 – July 2 in San Antonio.

UT Health Science Center San Antonio nurse receives national diversity award

May 24, 2011

Linda Porter-Wenzlaff, Ph.D., RN, has received a national award for her work in promoting diversity within the nursing workforce. The Prism Award is sponsored by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and was presented by the American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE) at its annual meeting recently in San Diego.