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First-ever community health model takes root in San Antonio

January 12, 2017

Spearheaded by UT Health San Antonio faculty and students, a new model for taking health education directly into neighborhoods has been implemented for the first time in the United States.




Bryant Lecture: Achieving Health Equity

January 12, 2017

When Noon to 1 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 21 Where Holly Auditorium Details The speaker for the 2017 Frank Bryant Jr., M.D., Memorial Lecture in Medical Ethics will be Camara Jones, M.D., M.P.H, Ph.D., immediate past president of the American Public Health Association. The title of her presentation is “Achieving Health Equity: Tools for a National […]



Applause for Dr. Stasik, a Business Journal 40 Under 40 winner

January 11, 2017

Chad Stasik, M.D., assistant professor and associate program director for thoracic surgery residency at UT Health San Antonio, has been named a winner of the San Antonio Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 awards.


CTRC joins in statement on HPV vaccination

January 11, 2017

The Cancer Therapy & Research Center (CTRC) of UT Health San Antonio is uniting today, Jan. 11, with all the other National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated cancer centers in the U.S. in issuing a joint statement urging parents to have their children immunized against human papillomavirus (HPV) and physicians to recommend it.


Express-News: San Antonio the city of science, research, discovery?

January 10, 2017

When people hear someone mention San Antonio, the think of the Spurs, the River Walk and the Alamo. Read the full story at the Express-News



AHEC alumni celebrate successes, look to future

January 4, 2017

Alumni of the Area Health Education Center (AHEC) of the Mid Rio Grande Border Area recently gathered in Laredo to celebrate their successes and commitment to higher education.