On Campus

Give blood at Briscoe Library

January 15, 2021

Employees and students can donate blood at the Briscoe Library on Feb. 2, 9, 16 and 23. Your UT Health San Antonio badge is required to donate to the UHS Blood Bank.


Top physicians recognized by local magazine

January 14, 2021

UT Health San Antonio physicians dominated a list of 276 peer-nominated physicians published in the January-February issue of San Antonio Magazine. From allergists to vascular surgeons, UT Health San Antonio doctors are more than well represented.



AFSA offices to relocate to library

January 11, 2021

The Registrar’s Office and the Office of International Services will begin the process of moving to the Briscoe Library Jan. 19. The relocation is the first phase of an initiative to gather offices from the Division of Academic, Faculty and Student Affairs (AFSA) into a single location, helping to better serve students and faculty.



ALTC Café offers grab-and-go options

January 11, 2021

You can call ahead and order snacks, salads, wraps and flatbreads at 210-450-3339.


Nursing student administers COVID vaccine

Thousands receive COVID vaccines, highest risk UT Health patients are next

January 4, 2021

UT Health San Antonio has handed out approximately 8,000 doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine since the first injections began Dec. 15. 

Front-line health care workers, physicians, nurses and students who interact with possible COVID-19 patients received the first shots. The vaccines were made available to all UT Health San Antonio faculty, staff and students Dec. 28.



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Three faculty members selected to UT System’s Shine Academy

December 21, 2020

Faculty members Babatunde “Kay” Oyajobi, MD, PhD, MBA; Bridgett Piernik-Yoder, PhD, OTR; and Moshtagh Farokhi, DDS, MPH, have been selected.