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. […]


UT Health San Antonio is building an intranet

June 14, 2017
 

To help better understand why we are transitioning to a university-wide intranet, newly named My UT Health based on your vote, we’ve answered some common questions from faculty, staff and students. What is an intranet? An intranet is a private network that is contained within an organization such as UT Health San Antonio. The main […]


Taking steps to protect you against ransomware

March 9, 2017
 

Over the past 12 months, Information Management and Services (IMS) has witnessed an increase in phishing messages that contain malicious software designed to automatically encrypt your computer and hold its contents hostage in demand of a ransom payment.


Cancer on computer tablet

South Texas, the hotbed of skin cancer

June 22, 2016
 

South Texas is called the hotbed of skin cancer for a reason. In June, there are nearly 280 hours of sunshine, and a peak of 308 in August.