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H-E-B partners with cancer centers

August 24, 2016

H-E-B on Aug. 19 announced a fundraising effort to benefit the UT MD Anderson Cancer Center—and H-E-B will make a matching donation from funds raised in San Antonio to benefit activities of the Cancer Therapy & Research Center (CTRC) at the UT Health Science Center.




Partners Shopping Cards benefit CTRC

August 19, 2016

The CTRC Council, a nonprofit organization providing volunteer opportunities and fundraising to support the Cancer Therapy & Research Center, is holding its annual Partners Shopping Card event Oct. 21-30.



Stroke patient

New stent technology aids in stroke recovery

August 12, 2016

“Stent-retrieval” technology helps patients with the worst strokes to regain function, and this is available right here in San Antonio, thanks to UT Medicine and its clinical partners.



Laredo Morning Times: High school students get a taste of health, medical programs at nearby universities

August 10, 2016

A group of rising high school juniors and seniors, who are members of the Area Health Education Center Student Leadership program, traveled to San Antonio recently for a three-day educational field trip. Read the full story at the Laredo Morning Times


KSAT 12: Best way to keep your child healthy at school? Get your child vaccinated, doctors say

August 10, 2016

It’s back to school time as most children in San Antonio are heading back to the classroom next week. So is your child up to date on their vaccines? Watch the full story at KSAT 12


Xconomy: Governments Pay for Research, Jobs in San Antonio Tech and Science

August 10, 2016

Finding funding for tech and life science ventures is no easy endeavor, be it an academic setting or in the corporate world. Government groups in Texas announced this week that they’re providing money to both sectors in San Antonio to boost research and job growth. Read the full story at Xconomy