Dental students provide free care to Edgewood second-graders

February 1, 2019

A second-grader from Edgewood Independent School District must have had a really good dental checkup on Feb. 1, “Give Kids a Smile Day.” Leaving the exam area, he danced to Michael Jackson’s “Thriller,” playing on one of the dental student’s phones. He did the robot, the smooth criminal lean and of course, the moonwalk, as […]

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Symposium educates public on the cancer journey

January 18, 2019

The importance of exercise, a healthful diet, prayer/meditation and social support during the cancer journey were some of the take-away messages.

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In 50th anniversary year, School of Nursing holds first White Coat Ceremony

January 8, 2019

The ceremony “serves to welcome students to health care practice and elevate the value of humanism as the core of health care.”

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Mercurio Martinez and Gladys Keene

Laredo Regional Campus holds tree-lighting ceremony

December 7, 2018

LAREDO (Dec. 7, 2018) — The UT Health San Antonio Regional Campus in Laredo hosted a community tree-lighting ceremony for the holidays. The United and J.B. Alexander High School choirs entertained the crowd with traditional holiday songs, followed by a dinner and children’s activities. # # # For current news from the UT Health Science Center […]

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Dr. Virginia Kaklamani

Breast Cancer Symposium leads way to new treatments

December 6, 2018

Founded, owned and operated by UT Health San Antonio, SABCS began in 1977 as a one-day regional conference. Over the past 41 years, the meeting has grown into a five-day international conference.

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UT Health San Antonio researcher to present poster at SABCS on novel molecule to treat breast cancer

December 4, 2018

SAN ANTONIO (Dec. 3, 2018) ― Ratna Vadlamudi, Ph.D., from UT Health San Antonio will present further research on a novel, first-in-class agent to treat estrogen receptor (ER)-positive and ER-negative breast cancer. The research poster will be presented during San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, Dec. 4-8. “Most breast cancers in women require the hormones estrogen […]

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