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Peter Loomer, Eileen Breslin, Lourdes Castaneda, Mike Black, Mary DeLay, Amy Shaw Thomas, William Henrich, Gladys Keene, Armando Diaz, Hector Gonzalez and Erika Martinez

UT institutions, Laredo advisory council move toward more collaborative programs

April 25, 2019
 

Collaborative programs for education, clinical care and research were among the topics discussed April 4 by leadership of UT Health San Antonio, the UT System and the Laredo Regional Campus Advisory Council (RCAC).

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River parade float celebrates School of Nursing

April 24, 2019
 

UT Health San Antonio’s float in the Texas Cavaliers River Parade April 22 celebrated the School of Nursing’s 50th anniversary. Click here to view parade photos.

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Texas Public Radio: How can health care providers be more culturally competent, inclusive?

April 22, 2019
 

Disparities in healthcare are often driven by a doctor’s lack of sensitivity to a patient’s culture, values, socioeconomic status, race, or sexual or gender identity. Read the full story at Texas Public Radio

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Study tracks unpredictability of domestic violence

April 18, 2019
 

The unpredictability of violence is sometimes a stronger predictor of a woman’s health outcomes than violence frequency and severity.

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Melva Perez Andrews, M.B.A., OTR, CLVT, Gladys Keene, M.D., and Jacqueline Chan, O.D., FAAO

Low-vision health event draws more than 200 to Laredo campus

April 16, 2019
 

It was standing room only at the Laredo Regional Campus of UT Health San Antonio for a community health fair and educational program focusing on vision changes in elders. “We had a great turnout,” said Regional Dean Gladys Keene, M.D., describing the April 6 event. “We had more than 200 people here getting health screenings, […]

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Regional Campus Laredo hosts AIDS awareness activities

April 4, 2019
 

The Area Health Education Center, a part of UT Health San Antonio Regional Campus Laredo, on March 11 marked the start of a week-long initiative in support of National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day 2019. Numerous community agencies joined forces at the Regional Campus to create awareness through educational activities and free HIV/AIDS testing. […]

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