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Dr. Francisco G. Cigarroa receives Lozano Long Medal of Excellence

December 9, 2021

Francisco G. Cigarroa, MD, is the inaugural recipient of the Joe R. & Dr. Teresa Lozano Long Medal of Excellence Award presented by the LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections at The University of Texas at Austin, in conjunction with benefactors Joe R. and the late Teresa Lozano Long.


Premature newborn baby girl in the hospital incubator after c-section in 33 week

Program gives parents and babies in the NICU a life of hope and health

December 3, 2021

A UT Health San Antonio program, in collaboration with University Health, aims to strengthen the emotional connection between mothers and their infants in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).




UT Health San Antonio provides HOPE to nursing home dental patients

November 30, 2021

Dentists, hygienists and dental public health residents provide general dentistry services to nursing homes, free of charge for those without coverage.



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New virtual clinic connects Texas to addiction medicine and recovery services

November 19, 2021

In partnership with UT Health San Antonio, Be Well Texas, a new statewide addiction medicine treatment option, has launched virtual services for those seeking recovery from substance use disorders and mental health challenges.




Women’s Wellness Campus breaks ground

November 11, 2021

The School of Nursing and nonprofit Crosspoint Inc. broke ground on the Women’s Wellness Campus, to expand care for the community’s most vulnerable women and children.




Honoring our veterans

November 11, 2021

Veterans Day is a day in which we honor the men and women who served in our nation’s armed forces.