Conference on Community Engagement and Health Care Improvement

August 22, 2017

Connecting Research, Practice and Community for Improved Outcomes When Sept. 12-13 Where Menger Hotel, San Antonio Registration $575 Details What to expect at the conference? Focus on healthcare improvement through community engagement, research and quality improvement initiatives Develop practical strategies to engage patients and communities In your research In your practice Connect with peers in […]

Celebrating the Great American Songbook.

Celebrating The Great American Songbook at UT Health

August 21, 2017

When 12 – 1 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 20 Where Holly Auditorium, The Lozano Long Campus Details President Henrich invites you to attend the third in a series of UT Health San Antonio concerts. Take a mid-day break to relax and enjoy a performance by popular local musicians Joe Caruso, “The Sinatra of South Texas” and his band with guest vocalist Joan Carroll who […]

Faculty member featured in American Sign Language-focused publication

August 17, 2017

Chris Moreland, M.D., M.P.H., associate professor in the School of Medicine, was recently interviewed for the Association of Medical Professionals with Hearing Loss (AMPHL). The interview, titled “Can deaf people become doctors or medical professionals? Of course they can,” appeared in the Daily Moth, an American Sign Language-focused news source. Read more.

Nephrology division chief named

August 15, 2017

Kumar Sharma, M.D., was named chief of the Division of Nephrology and vice chair for research in the Department of Medicine.

Dual-degree program celebrates 10 years

August 15, 2017

For a decade, the M.D./M.P.H. dual degree has prepared students to integrate medical and public health skills as practitioners and researchers. More than 100 have completed the program, which celebrates its 10th anniversary Aug. 17 at the Witte Museum.

2017 San Antonio Walk for PKD

August 1, 2017

When Sept. 9, 7:30 a.m. Where OP Schnabel Park, Graff Pavilion Details People with polycystic kidney disease (PKD), their families, friends and members of the PKD medical community will be fundraising and walking together to unite to fight and end PKD. Registration is at 7:30 a.m. Activities for children will take place at 8:15 a.m. […]