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Business Journal honors four from UT Health as Health Care Heroes

April 1, 2019
 

Four UT Health San Antonio faculty members have been honored as Health Care Heroes by the San Antonio Business Journal. The annual awards recognize outstanding achievements by people in the local health care industry. In all, 21 members of the health care community were recognized across eight categories. Winners in the Education category were Kevin […]

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Rear Admiral Trent-Adams to address ACORN grant nursing students

March 21, 2019
 

Rear Admiral Sylvia Trent-Adams, Ph.D., RN, will be the speaker at an April 22 ceremony recognizing nursing students who will be involved in ACORN grants projects. ACORN stands for Advancing Community Oriented Registered Nursing. The ACORN grants, funded by the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration, recruit and educate traditional program baccalaureate nursing students to […]

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TPR: Special café offers an oasis for people with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers

March 20, 2019
 

Carole White, Ph.D., RN, director of the School of Nursing’s Caring for the Caregiver, and Sheran Rivette, a staff member associated with the program, were interviewed for this story about the School of Nursing’s Memory Café. Read the story

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San Antonio Express-News: San Antonio’s burn treatment pioneer Basil Pruitt dies at 88

March 19, 2019
 

Dr. Basil Pruitt Jr., a physician and scientist who pioneered many burn treatment advances that saved patients’ lives, died Sunday in San Antonio. He was 88. Read the story (Note: A subscription may be required to view this story.)

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Open house to focus on Medical Center master plan

March 19, 2019
 

The City of San Antonio Planning Department is hosting an open house at UT Health San Antonio for public review and comment on the draft Medical Center Area Regional Center Plan. The meeting is set for 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, March 26, in the Holly Auditorium foyer. The open house format allows you to […]

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UPDATE: In memoriam: Basil A. Pruitt Jr., M.D.

March 18, 2019
 

Basil A. Pruitt Jr., M.D., FACS, a renowned surgeon known as one of the founding fathers of modern trauma and burn medicine, died March 17. He was 88.

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