News 4: UT Health San Antonio asking public assistance in donating much needed supplies

March 24, 2020
 

UT Health San Antonio is asking the public for help in donating critically needed supplies for medical and health care providers. Watch the full story at News 4.


San Antonio Express-News: What to expect as coronavirus continues to spread in San Antonio

March 23, 2020
 

Dr. Jan Patterson, a longtime infectious disease doctor and infection control specialist with UT Health San Antonio, and several colleagues were among the public health experts asked to assist with an outbreak of a new coronavirus — one that caused SARS — in Toronto, Canada. Several years later, she responded to the 2009 pandemic of […]


News 4: UT Health medical students celebrate virtually during residency ‘Match Day’

March 23, 2020
 

UT Health San Antonio medical students celebrated Match Day virtually this year.


Texas Public Radio: The latest coronavirus updates for San Antonio

March 16, 2020
 

Dr. Ruth Berggren, associate professor of infectious disease and director of the Center for Medical Humanities and Ethics, was a guest on TPR’s “The Source”.


Reuters/The New York Times: Many smokers quit before weight-loss surgery but start up again afterward

March 13, 2020
 

The study results suggest that patients need more support for smoking cessation, said Dr. Carlos Roberto Jaen, a researcher at UT Health San Antonio, who was not involved in the study.


WMC Action News 5: MCAM blocks opioids fatal effects

March 13, 2020
 

For years, Narcan, or Naloxone, has been the only opioid overdose rescue drug, but it doesn’t last very long. Now, a longer-lasting treatment drug may offer hope to millions.