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UT Health San Antonio given designation to vaccinate sickest San Antonians

January 21, 2021

In a positive development for San Antonio’s COVID vaccine efforts, the state has designated UT Health San Antonio’s clinical practice a vaccine hub. This unique designation targets a population of over 120,000 of San Antonio’s most medically complex and vulnerable patients.


Gifts for Children program spreads cheer during a challenging holiday season

January 15, 2021

The Gifts for Children program looked a little different in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but the program still managed to make the unprecedented holiday season a little brighter for children across the city.



President’s message: Honoring Martin Luther King Jr.

January 15, 2021

Dear Faculty, Staff, Students and Residents: On Monday, Jan. 18, UT Health San Antonio will be closed in recognition of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his dedication to equality and human rights for African Americans, the economically disadvantaged and all victims of injustice through peaceful protest. Each year, the third Monday of January marks […]



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.


Novavax vaccine

Novavax COVID-19 vaccine trial opens at UT Health San Antonio, University Health

January 7, 2021

San Antonians will have the opportunity to participate in the fifth international COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial beginning in January. Locally, 500 participants are being sought.



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This holiday, lock up the guns from inquisitive children

December 22, 2020

Curious children and young adolescents have little fear of playing with shiny objects that they find. That’s why, this holiday season, take steps to make sure that the shiny object isn’t a gun.