Beacon of Hope

September 9, 2022

Mays Cancer Center and SA Cancer Council welcome 7-time Olympic medalist Shannon Miller to Beacon of Hope Luncheon FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 9, 2022 Contacts: Eileen Teves, 210-450-7239, tevese@uthscsa.edu Monica Taylor, 210-450-8970, taylorm1@uthscsa.edu WHAT: Seven-time Olympic medalist Shannon Miller will be the keynote speaker at the SA Cancer Council’s Beacon of Hope Luncheon, an event […]





Mays Cancer Center and Evestra Inc. receive multimillion-dollar grant for research and development of innovative ovarian cancer drug

September 6, 2022

Contact: Eileen Teves, 210-450-7239, tevese@uthscsa.edu SAN ANTONIO (September 6, 2022) – The Mays Cancer Center at UT Health San Antonio and a local partner have been awarded a five-year, $3.3 million Academic Industry Partnership grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). It is the first grant of this kind awarded to The University of […]




KENS 5 Medical Minute: Choosing the Best Mammogram

August 24, 2022

Dr. Marcela Mazo Canola, breast medical oncologist at UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer Center, reminds us of the advantages of choosing 3-D mammograms, and why it means better detection of breast cancer. This KENS 5 Medical Minute is a collaboration between UT Health San Antonio and KENS 5. Watch here


KENS 5 Medical Minute: Have an Injury? Know the Risks

August 17, 2022

Dr. Frank Buttacavoli, UT Health Physicians, informs us about the costly risks of leaving injuries untreated and the benefits of seeking immediate care.  This KENS 5 Medical Minute is a collaboration between UT Health San Antonio and KENS 5. Watch here


KENS 5 Medical Minute: Is Your Mouth Making You Sick?

August 10, 2022

Dr. Brian Mealey, UT Health San Antonio Dentistry, educates us on the importance of dental care, its impact on our overall health, and the connection between gum disease and diabetes. This KENS 5 Medical Minute is a collaboration between UT Health San Antonio and KENS 5. Watch here