In the News

KSAT 12: Q&A: April 8, Dr. Ruth Berggren

April 9, 2021

Dr. Ruth Berggren, Infectious Diseases, answers questions in this KSAT 12 Q&A segment on the COVID vaccine; the more the virus variants can spread in the community, the more it has the opportunity to become resistant to our vaccines. Watch the Q&A.  


AAMC News: Research recovery: Medicine’s newest scientists restart careers stalled by COVID-19

April 9, 2021

Dr. Briana Mason, postdoctoral fellow in Pharmacology, and Dr. Babatunde Oyajobi, Office of Postdoctoral Affairs, are quoted in this AAMC News article about postdocs returning to their research labs after shutdowns due to COVID-19 and how they are now restarting their work. Read the story.


KTSM-TV: El Paso man to donate kidney to El Paso woman he’d never met

April 8, 2021

Dr. Elizabeth Thomas, Transplant Surgery, is mentioned in this KTSM-TV story as the surgeon who will perform this living donor transplant. Watch the story.


KSAT 12: Protocols for labor and delivery during the pandemic; your questions answered

April 8, 2021

Dr. Patrick Ramsey, Obstetrics and Gynecology, is quoted in this KSAT 12 news story about protocols for labor and delivery during the pandemic. Watch the story.


San Antonio Report: UT Health San Antonio, UTSA to build community outpatient center on Northwest Side

April 8, 2021

This San Antonio Report story is about UT Health San Antonio’s plans to build a community outpatient center at the University of Texas at San Antonio’s Park West Campus. Read the story.


San Antonio Business Journal: Major medical center planned near UTSA main campus

April 8, 2021

This San Antonio Business Journal story is about the UT Health San Antonio and the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) strategic partnership to advance health and wellness initiatives. UT Health San Antonio has become the official health care provider for UTSA Athletics and announced it will build an outpatient center on UTSA’s Park […]