Texas Public Radio: Think Health Science: Clinical trials at the CTRC

January 29, 2016

Join Texas Public Radio and CTRC presenting the next Think Health Science: Clinical Trials at the Cancer Therapy & Research Center, March 9 at Pestana Lecture Hall, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio with speaker Andrew Brenner, M.D., Ph.D. Read the full story at Texas Public Radio


News 4: High school student assists in saving life

January 29, 2016

Eight students at Madison High School are enrolled in the EMT program. The program is a partnership between Northeast ISD, the UT Health Science Center, and the San Antonio Fire Department. The curriculum requires each student spend three eight-hour shifts with San Antonio EMS and inside the University Hospital emergency department. Graciele Aguilar says she has always […]

High school student saves life with CPR

News 4: Help prevent cervical cancer in your children

January 28, 2016

Cervical cancer is the leading cause of cancer death for women in the United States, but there are things you can do to reduce your risk and the risk for your family.  Dr. Kristen Plastino, with the UT Health Science Center San Antonio, stopped by the Evening Break to talk about the symptoms, treatment options […]

KENS5: S.A. physicians guard against Zika virus

January 28, 2016

Although there are no confirmed cases of Zika virus originating in the continental United States, local health care professionals at the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio said they are preparing for potential cases originating from travel to affected areas outside the United States, and possible local outbreaks in South Texas.