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UT Health San Antonio to graduate 1,000 health care providers and scientists

May 4, 2022
 

Contact: Will Sansom, 210-567-2579, sansom@uthscsa.edu SAN ANTONIO (May 4, 2022) — More than 1,000 students — 807 in May and 224 this summer — have applied to graduate from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, also referred to as UT Health San Antonio. The university’s institutional research office provided these preliminary figures. […]



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Hepatitis cases of unknown origin seen in South Texas, pediatric GI doctor says

April 28, 2022
 

Contact: Will Sansom, (210) 567-2579, sansom@uthscsa.edu SAN ANTONIO (April 28, 2022) — Clinicians in the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology at UT Health San Antonio have seen cases of a mysterious and serious liver disease in otherwise healthy children, Naveen Mittal, MD, professor and division chief, said today. One young patient is in a San Antonio hospital, […]




UT Health San Antonio is regional provider for school youth mental and behavioral health telemedicine services

April 27, 2022
 

The Texas Child Health Access Through Telemedicine (TCHATT) program provides psychiatric medication management and behavioral health therapy services for children and adolescents referred by their schools. Contact: Will Sansom, (210) 567-2579, sansom@uthscsa.edu Article by Kortinae Lozano, UT Health San Antonio SAN ANTONIO (April 27, 2022) – As part of the Texas Child Mental Health Care […]




UT Health San Antonio is regional provider for school youth mental and behavioral health telemedicine services

April 27, 2022
 

As part of the Texas Child Mental Health Care Consortium, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UT Health San Antonio) serves as the region’s coordinating and provider site for Texas Child Health Access Through Telemedicine (TCHATT), a program integrated within schools that provides mental and behavioral health care for students.



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UT Health San Antonio offers summer program for people with aphasia

April 26, 2022
 

Article by Kate Hunger, UT Health San Antonio SAN ANTONIO (April 26, 2022) — The news of actor Bruce Willis’ aphasia diagnosis is drawing attention to a condition that is fairly common but not well understood by the general public. Aphasia is a condition that affects a person’s ability to communicate. People with aphasia can […]



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Ukrainian humanitarian crisis hits home for Greehey Children’s Cancer Research Institute scientist

April 26, 2022
 

Dmytro Kovalskyy, PhD, research scientist-senior at the Greehey Children’s Cancer Research Institute, receives real-time updates from friends and colleagues living in Ukraine. One of those keeping him informed is his twin brother, Olexander, who remains there, while some family members have fled the country to Poland. Dr. Kovalskyy, a board member of the nonprofit Ukrainian […]