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Business Journal names Health Care Heroes

September 9, 2016

Four members of the Health Science Center family have been named winners of the San Antonio Business Journal’s 2016 Health Care Heroes awards.

Sam Pardo

Presidential Award winner: Sam Pardo

September 8, 2016

Sam Pardo, senior research core facility technologist, Department of Biochemistry, School of Medicine, received t he Employee Excellence Award.

Candle, tragedy, spiritual atmosphere and in remembrance of loved ones

In memoriam: Retired professor Valerie Lawrence, M.D.

September 6, 2016

Valerie A. Lawrence, M.D., professor emeritus, died July 16 in Vancouver, Canada.

Andrew Muck, M.D.

Presidential Award winner: Andrew E. Muck, M.D.

September 2, 2016

Andrew E. Muck, M.D., associate professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, received a Teaching Excellence Award.

Panorama Restaurant

Food and dining reviews at Panorama Restaurant exceptional

August 29, 2016

Have you tried the new Panorama Restaurant located on the first floor of the Academic Learning & Teaching Center (ALTC) yet? It’s a best kept secret, but word is getting out with positive reviews for their new buffet service.

All PA studies graduates pass national certifying exam for third year

August 26, 2016

For the third consecutive year, 100 percent of the graduates from the Physician Assistant (PA) Studies program at the School of Health Professions have passed the Physician Assistant National Certifying Exam (PANCE) at first attempt. The department’s five-year first-time taker pass rate averages at 95 percent in comparison to the national average of 94 percent. […]