Celebration honors RAHC faculty

June 17, 2007
 

The Regional Academic Health Center (RAHC), located at two campuses of The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in the Lower Rio Grande Valley, recently held a fifth anniversary appreciation ceremony to honor its dedicated faculty.


Health Science Center, Morningside Ministries dedicate Elizabeth Training Institute

May 16, 2007
 

The Health Science Center recently provided planning and technological assistance to help Morningside Ministries Retirement Community open a state-of-the-art training institute for those who care for the elderly.


Baptist Health Foundation increases scholarships

May 16, 2007
 

The Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio announced 28 scholarships totaling $82,500 for students at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.


Study: Cork tree extract reduces prostate cancer in mice

May 16, 2007
 

A natural, over-the-counter herbal supplement on the market to help joint inflammation also shows robust ability to curb prostate cancer, according to a rodent study described by researchers from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.


Smith is Health Science Center’s 12th Piper Professor

May 3, 2007
 

Linda A. Smith, Ph.D., professor and associate chair in the department of clinical laboratory sciences (CLS) at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, today was named a Piper Professor of 2007 by The Minnie Stevens Piper Foundation.


Geurink’s public health work earns national dental hygiene award

May 3, 2007
 

Kathy Geurink, clinical associate professor in the department of dental hygiene, will receive a major national honor in her field this summer — the 2007 Pfizer/ADHA Award for Excellence in Dental Hygiene.