COVID-19


New Latino-Focused Campaign: Juntos, We Can Stop COVID-19!

September 2, 2020

Salud America! launched this digital campaign to inform and urge Latino families to take action to slow the spread of COVID-19.



KSAT 12: ‘I’m cautiously optimistic we can open schools, businesses,’: UT Health San Antonio doctor says on COVID-19 trends

August 31, 2020

Dr. Robert Leverence, chief medical officer of UT Health San Antonio, discussed staying vigilant and practicing caution during the Labor Day weekend, COVID-19 model projections and what the future looks like for our community as in-person school begins to open up. Read and watch the story.



Don’t let Labor Day become a COVID day. Mask up!

August 28, 2020

Experts urge everyone to wear masks, observe 6-foot social distance, wash hands vigorously, and avoid indoor and large gatherings.



KENS 5 Medical Minute: Back to School and COVID-19

August 26, 2020

Donna Roybal, MD, a child psychiatrist at UT Health San Antonio explains why triple-layered masks are most effective in this week’s Kens 5 Medical Minute. Medical Minute is a collaboration between UT Health San Antonio and KENS 5. Watch video



Caring for athletes is a team sport

August 19, 2020

As student-athletes approach the return of their season, the School of Nursing is stepping up to help with COVID-19 testing.



KENS 5 Medical Minute: Pregnancy and COVID-19

August 19, 2020

Pregnancy can put women at a higher risk during this pandemic. Dr. Rachel Pearson, Pediatrics and the Center for Medical Humanities and Ethics explains. Medical Minute is a collaboration between UT Health San Antonio and KENS 5. Watch video