Magazine names Medrano to 100 Most Influential Hispanics® list

October 26, 2007

Martha A. Medrano, M.D., M.P.H., of The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, a leader in the academic movement to increase retention and matriculation of Hispanics through medical school, is one of the 100 Most Influential Hispanics® in the country as listed in the October issue of Hispanic Business magazine.


Health care providers invited to psoriasis update

October 26, 2007

“Current Updates in Psoriasis,” a program offered by the University Health System (UHS) and the UT Health Science Center, will take place Monday, Oct. 29, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at UHS’ University Center for Community Health, 701 S. Zarzamora St.


Health Science Center names Michael Black, M.B.A., chief operating officer

October 26, 2007

Due to the major expansion of new programs and buildings in San Antonio and South Texas at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, President Francisco G. Cigarroa, M.D., recently announced the hiring of the university’s first chief operating officer (COO).


Allied Health Fair & Science Expo is Nov. 3; registration deadline is tomorrow

October 25, 2007

The Allied Health Fair & Science Expo, an interactive, hands-on event designed to interest high school and college students in the allied health professions and careers in medicine, dentistry, nursing and research, will be held at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3.