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Amelie G. Ramirez to lead Women in Cancer Research Council

November 10, 2021

Amelie G. Ramirez, DrPH, MPH, director of Salud America! at UT Health San Antonio and a leading health disparities researcher, has been selected to serve as the 2021-2022 chair of the Women in Cancer Research Council of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR).




Project YES seeks to reach 3,000 adolescents with free mental health help by Dec. 31

November 10, 2021

Coordinators at UT Health San Antonio are putting an urgent word out about Project YES, which provides free, anonymous, online mental health resources to area young people coping with stress of the pandemic, school, relationships and the upcoming holidays.



2021 President's Gala

2021 President’s Gala focuses on coming hospital

November 10, 2021

The 2021 President’s Gala shined a spotlight on the UT Health San Antonio Multispecialty and Research Hospital scheduled to open in 2024.



Women faculty honored by Bexar County Medical Society

November 9, 2021

Fifteen female faculty members from the Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio were recently honored for their contributions to medicine by the Bexar County Medical Society.


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UT Health San Antonio offering COVID-19 vaccinations to children ages 5 to 11

November 8, 2021

UT Health San Antonio is now offering the COVID-19 vaccine to children ages 5 to 11. The Food and Drug Administration and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently authorized the vaccine for this new age group.



Sudha Seshadri, MD, founding director of the Biggs Institute

A personal take on dementia care, prevention

November 5, 2021

For Sudha Seshadri, MD, professor of neurology and the founding director of the Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases, fighting for brain health is personal.