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School of Nursing financial course to aid family caregivers in lowering out-of-pocket costs

May 9, 2022

To help Latino caregivers manage the high costs of care, UT Health San Antonio is offering a five-part, online course called CONFIDENCE Financial Education and Training. The first weekly course will begin 10:30 a.m. to noon on Thursday, May 12. Topics will include how to find community resources to displace out-of-pocket care costs, developing help-seeking skills, managing another persons’ money, balancing employment and caregiving and more.



Graduates celebrate at the 2021 UT Health San Antonio commencement ceremony.

UT Health San Antonio to graduate 1,000 health care providers and scientists

May 5, 2022

More than 1,000 students — 807 in May and 224 this summer — have applied to graduate from UT Health San Antonio, according to preliminary figures. “Amid the reports of high health care worker burnout during the COVID-19 pandemic, it is heartening to see each of these committed graduates moving out to serve society as […]




UT Health San Antonio is regional provider for school youth mental and behavioral health telemedicine services

April 27, 2022

As part of the Texas Child Mental Health Care Consortium, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UT Health San Antonio) serves as the region’s coordinating and provider site for Texas Child Health Access Through Telemedicine (TCHATT), a program integrated within schools that provides mental and behavioral health care for students.




Compassion Path dedicated in meaningful ceremony with the mayor

April 25, 2022

The Compassion Path, a trail of 11 trees along the walking and jogging path in front of the Long Campus, was dedicated in a special ceremony in the lobby of the Academic and Administration Building on April 19. The ceremony included a visit from Mayor Ron Nirenberg, who spoke about the importance of San Antonio’s commitment to compassion and the university’s efforts to uphold those values.




San Antonio Oral Cancer Walk 2022 set for April 23

April 15, 2022

The UT Health San Antonio School of Dentistry is partnering with The Oral Cancer Foundation to host The San Antonio Oral Cancer Walk 2022 on Saturday, April 23, celebrating oral cancer survivors and honoring those lost to the disease.




Fiesta river parade float celebrates the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

April 5, 2022

UT Health San Antonio’s float in the Texas Cavaliers River Parade, April 4, celebrated the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences’ 50th anniversary. The theme for this year’s river parade was Texas Alfresco, celebrating the Texas outdoor experience. The faculty, staff and students from the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences wore their white lab coats with […]