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News 4 SA: New study shows how Hurricane Harvey may affect victims’ mental health

December 20, 2017

Dr. Steven Pliszka was interviewed for the following story on the mental health of those affected by Hurricane Harvey.   Read the story


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UT Health San Antonio OKs revised tobacco policy

December 18, 2017

New rules extend the list of prohibited items to cover vaping and e-cigarettes.




UT Health San Antonio seen as key to city’s biosciences industry

December 15, 2017

During the BioMed SA annual meeting Dec. 12, San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg, in partnership with the San Antonio Economic Development Foundation, unveiled a comprehensive, strategic study by Frost & Sullivan on the biosciences and health care industry. The plan reveals the strategic advantages of the city’s clinical population in driving diabetes and infectious disease […]



Dr. Weintraub named a 2017 AAAS Fellow

December 11, 2017

She was elected for pioneering work in the use of mass spectrometry.


Dr. Barnes named to San Antonio Women’s Hall of Fame

December 11, 2017

She is a highly sought-after expert in the area of occupational therapy for school-age children with developmental disabilities.



UT Health going national to train providers in PTSD therapies

December 11, 2017

By Joel Williams UT Health San Antonio is going national in 2018 with an initiative aimed at training military- and veteran-serving community mental health providers  in evidence-based treatments for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Ultimately, the goal is to increase access to high-quality care for the growing number of combat veterans affected by PTSD since Sept. […]