Still time to register for Cardio Renal Connections Conference July 20-21

July 13, 2018
 

San Antonio-area health care providers: If you’ve not yet registered for the Cardio Renal Connections Conference set for July 20-21, you still have time to do so! The conference is directed by UT Health San Antonio faculty Anand Prasad, M.D., associate professor of medicine (cardiology), and Shweta Bansal, M.D., associate professor of medicine (nephrology). Both […]

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Study finds chronic pain self-management program effective

July 10, 2018
 

Program may represent an affordable and practical resource to help primary care clinics serve chronic pain patients through non-drug approaches.

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Chronic pain self-management program proves effective in study

July 10, 2018
 

Linda Rogers of San Antonio loves caring for children, including her own grandchildren. This summer in her home, she is watching and cooking for six youths ranging in age from 1 to 12. She has little time to be bogged down with aches and pains. Rogers, 51, has coped with chronic pain from neuropathy, gout […]

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In memoriam: Robert B. Price

July 2, 2018
 

Robert B. Price, B.B.A, M.B.A., executive vice president for administration and business affairs at UT Health San Antonio for more than 30 years, died June 28 in San Antonio.

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Gene editing suppresses autism symptoms in mice

June 26, 2018
 

The team is believed to be the first to successfully edit a causal gene for autism in the brain and diminish symptoms.

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Voelcker Fund awards $2.3 million for young faculty research, pipeline education

June 26, 2018
 

William L. Henrich, M.D., MACP, president of UT Health San Antonio, on June 26 announced that the Max and Minnie Tomerlin Voelcker Fund is giving $1.45 million to the university to support three innovative research projects and one pilot research project, all conducted by rising young faculty studying cancer and cardiovascular disease. Dr. Henrich also […]

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