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SECC breakfast kicks off campaign

September 5, 2019
 

The State Employee Charitable Campaign’s breakfast for UT Health San Antonio managers was held Sept. 4. Speakers included Stuart Pa rker, CEO of USAA and chair of the United Way campaign, and Taylor Eighmy, Ph.D., president of UTSA. Barbara Taylor, M.D., associate professor of medicine (infectious diseases), spoke of her volunteerism with refugees and how […]

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In memoriam: Albert E. Sanders, M.D.

September 5, 2019
 

Albert E. Sanders, M.D., an orthopaedic surgeon and founding faculty member at what is now UT Health San Antonio, died in San Antonio Sept. 2. He was 86. A Fort Worth native, Dr. Sanders earned his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas, in 1954, and his medical degree from the […]

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State Employee Charitable Campaign begins Sept. 3

September 3, 2019
 

The SECC allows employees to provide financial support to hundreds of charities of our choice that assist and empower those who are struggling during a difficult time in their life. Other agencies support animal causes, the arts, global assistance and more.

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50 Years of Excellence

August 26, 2019
 

Tribute is the official magazine for the alumni and friends of the School of Nursing at UT Health San Antonio. On this 50th anniversary of the School of Nursing, read and share inspiring stories highlighting our alumni, faculty and students who are revolutionizing education, research, patient care and critical services in the communities they serve. […]

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New program to distribute Narcan to released inmates

August 22, 2019
 

The UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing is initiating a novel program with the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office to distribute the lifesaving medication Narcan to those leaving the jail. Narcan is a naloxone spray used to reverse opioid overdose.

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Panel to discuss border crossing debate

August 22, 2019
 

The Center for Medical Humanities and Ethics is hosting a discussion titled “Humanizing the Border Crossing Dialogue” at noon, Aug. 29, in Lecture Hall 3.102B. The discussion, followed by a question-and-answer session, will feature local doctors, lawyers and pastors, including attorney Cristina Cigarroa Shore, Dr. Barbara Taylor, Dr. Rachel Pearson, chaplain Cynthia Livar and the […]

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