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Faculty members shine at Health Cell’s State of the Industry dinner

February 1, 2019
 

The presenters were selected based on their ability to convey interesting details of their personal/professional contributions to what San Antonio’s health care and bioscience industry achieved in 2018.

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Pink Cup fundraiser aids SA Cancer Council

February 1, 2019
 

Rudy’s BBQ and the SA Cancer Council have teamed up for their annual “Pink Cup for a Cause” fundraiser at all San Antonio Rudy’s BBQ locations. Over the past two years, the SA Cancer Council and Rudy’s have raised $42,000 for our cancer center. Purchase a pink cup for $2.50 and receive a $10 voucher […]

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Dental students provide free care to Edgewood second-graders

February 1, 2019
 

A second-grader from Edgewood Independent School District must have had a really good dental checkup on Feb. 1, “Give Kids a Smile Day.” Leaving the exam area, he danced to Michael Jackson’s “Thriller,” playing on one of the dental student’s phones. He did the robot, the smooth criminal lean and of course, the moonwalk, as […]

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Texas Public Radio: Can You Protect Your Brain From Alzheimer’s?

January 28, 2019
 

Alzheimer’s is a degenerative brain condition that affects thinking, memory and behavior. Read the full story at Texas Public Radio

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Dr. Forland receives medical society’s Distinguished Service Award

January 25, 2019
 

Emeritus professor Marvin Forland, M.D., a founding faculty member at what is now UT Health San Antonio, received the Distinguished Service Award from the Bexar County Medical Society at a Jan. 19 gala. Initially chief of the Division of Nephrology in the Department of Medicine, Dr. Forland went on to serve as associate dean for […]

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Symposium educates public on the cancer journey

January 18, 2019
 

The importance of exercise, a healthful diet, prayer/meditation and social support during the cancer journey were some of the take-away messages.

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