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It’s all smiles for new graduates

May 20, 2019
 

Nearly 650 newly minted health care professionals walked the stage May 17-19 in joyous ceremonies that marked the beginning of a lifetime of service.

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Dr. Eileen Breslin, Carolyn Jones, John Franklin and Mary Henrich

Compassion of nurses showcased at Nursing Advisory Council Luncheon

May 17, 2019
 

A presentation by photographer and filmmaker Carolyn Jones took guests attending the Nursing Advisory Council Luncheon on a journey showing the diversity, creativity, compassion and dedication of nurses, as told through their personal stories. The presentation played to an appreciative audience of more than 300 that included UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing faculty, staff […]

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Study says Hispanics face unique obstacles to health

May 15, 2019
 

U.S. Latinos face unaffordable housing, unreliable public transportation and a lack of green space, which contributes to health inequities, according to a new research review from Salud America!, a national network for health equity at UT Health San Antonio.

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Dr. Cantu receives national award for environmental efforts

May 2, 2019
 

Adelita G. Cantu, Ph.D., RN, associate professor of nursing at UT Health San Antonio, has received the Charlotte Brody Award from Health Care Without Harm, a health coalition that seeks to reduce the environmental footprint of health care worldwide.

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Peter Loomer, Eileen Breslin, Lourdes Castaneda, Mike Black, Mary DeLay, Amy Shaw Thomas, William Henrich, Gladys Keene, Armando Diaz, Hector Gonzalez and Erika Martinez

UT institutions, Laredo advisory council move toward more collaborative programs

April 25, 2019
 

Collaborative programs for education, clinical care and research were among the topics discussed April 4 by leadership of UT Health San Antonio, the UT System and the Laredo Regional Campus Advisory Council (RCAC).

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River parade float celebrates School of Nursing

April 24, 2019
 

UT Health San Antonio’s float in the Texas Cavaliers River Parade April 22 celebrated the School of Nursing’s 50th anniversary. Click here to view parade photos.

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