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Symposium on Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases

August 24, 2017

When Saturday, Oct. 21 Where Eilan Hotel and Spa, San Antonio Details This one-day conference will equip health care providers with practical, evidence-based knowledge for early stroke identification, evaluation, treatment, transport, and management. It is intended for all professionals involved in the diagnosis, treatment and management of stroke. For the complete agenda and registration information, […]



Interim dean joins in walk for treatment and cure of polycystic kidney disease

August 23, 2017

Ronald Rodriguez, M.D., interim dean of the Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine, will join people nationwide to walk in support of those affected by polycystic kidney disease on Saturday, Sept. 9.



San Antonio Combat PTSD Conference

August 23, 2017

When Oct. 18-19 Where Grand Hyatt San Antonio Details The conference is presented by the UT Health San Antonio-led STRONG STAR Consortium and Consortium to Alleviate PTSD. It will focus on emerging outcomes and ongoing scientific research on the assessment and treatment of combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and comorbid conditions in military service members […]



H-E-B joins UT institutions to raise money for cancer patients

August 23, 2017

H-E-B is launching a fundraising campaign with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to help create a future free from cancer.



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CPRIT awards millions to UT Health San Antonio

August 18, 2017

Cancer prevention programs and initiatives to recruit faculty to UT Health San Antonio got a $3.5 million boost from the Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT). The awards, announced Aug. 16, bring total funding to UT Health San Antonio by CPRIT to about $74.6 million since the program began in 2008. The UT Health Cancer […]



Alzheimer’s Film Screening and Panel Discussion

August 2, 2017

When 6:30 p.m., Monday, Sept. 18 Where Holly Auditorium Details See life through the eyes of a woman with Alzheimer’s disease in the documentary, “You’re Looking at Me Like I Live Here and I Don’t.” After the film, UT Health President William Henrich will lead a panel discussion featuring: Dr. Bess Frost, an Alzheimer’s research […]