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KENS 5: UT Health bringing care straight to communities with Mobile Health Unit

July 18, 2019
 

The unit is equipped to provide physicals, vaccinations, urgent care examinations, pediatric and adult health services, and more. Read the story

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PopUp Star event to raise awareness of clinical trials

June 26, 2019
 

The Office of the Vice President for Research is taking part in PopUp Star, a global competition being spearheaded by Greater Gift and the Association of Clinical Research Professionals to spread awareness of clinical trials. The office created a team with the name “YOUnite Research” to better market UT Health San Antonio’s volunteer registry platform […]

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Get Waivered TX schedules training for using buprenorphine to combat opioid abuse

June 26, 2019
 

The training is part of the Get Waivered TX initiative led by Jennifer Sharpe Potter, Ph.D., M.P.H.

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San Antonio designated a Dementia Friendly City

June 17, 2019
 

The School of Nursing’s Caring for the Caregiver program is championing the Dementia Friendly initiative.

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Trauma game changer

June 7, 2019
 

Because of lessons learned on the battlefields, South Texas patients are receiving lifesaving whole blood transfusions—before ever reaching the hospital.

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Moms, babies and drug addiction: The road to Casa Mia

June 4, 2019
 

Lisa Cleveland, Ph.D., RN, remembers her first encounter with new mothers who struggle with drug addiction and their babies born with drug withdrawal symptoms.

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