UT System among top universities for patents granted

July 13, 2016

Researchers at institutions within The University of Texas System, including a faculty member at the Health Science Center, have earned UT a spot among the world’s top universities that receive U.S. patents for breakthroughs in medicine and technology.

Marc Feldman, M.D.


Presidential Award winner: Patti G. Grota, Ph.D.

July 12, 2016

Patti G. Grota, Ph.D., CNS-M-S, CIC, assistant professor, infection prevention and patient safety consultant, Department of Health Restoration and Care Systems Management, School of Nursing, is a Distinguished Junior Research Scholar.

Patti Grota, Ph.D.


Faculty member named to Royal College of Surgeons

July 12, 2016

Edward Ellis III, D.D.S., M.S., professor and chair of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Health Science Center, was awarded Fellowship Ad Hominem in the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.

Professor Bill Saunders (right) and Dr. Ellis


Hooray for the red, white and blue!

July 1, 2016

Thousands of Health Science Center faculty, staff, residents and students celebrated the red, white and blue at an old-fashioned Fourth of July picnic held July 1 in the courtyard adjacent to Holly Auditorium.

Fourth of July 2016


Faculty member named Macy scholar

June 30, 2016

Temple Ratcliffe, M.D., FACP, assistant professor/clinical and co-director of the Internal Medicine Clerkship at the Health Science Center School of Medicine, has been named a Macy Faculty Scholar.

2016 Awards


CTRC hosts regional Cancer Moonshot Summit

June 30, 2016

How to improve the prevention and treatment of cancer was the focus of the Cancer Moonshot Summit July 29, hosted by the Cancer Therapy & Research Center of the UT Health Science Center San Antonio.

Cancer Moonshot Summit