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South Texas dementia public event

‘Reasons for Hope’ in the fight against dementia

February 28, 2020

Hundreds of community members listened to several of the world’s leading experts discuss reasons to be hopeful in the fight against dementia at the South Texas Alzheimer’s Conference public event.



Dental clinic for Edgewood ISD

Dental students give second graders something to smile about

February 28, 2020

Hundreds of Edgewood ISD students received free dental care from dental students and residents.



Texas Public Radio: The San Antonio Symphony brings music and memories to those with dementia

February 27, 2020

The San Antonio Symphony performed Hollywood hits for people with dementia and their caregivers, as part of the Memory and Music Program at the Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases.


Alzheimer's patients

South Texas Alzheimer’s Conference convenes Feb. 23-25

February 19, 2020

Top experts gather to discuss transformational care, research and therapeutics in Alzheimer’s disease and dementia.



Texas Public Radio: Alzheimer’s Disease And Latinos

February 18, 2020

Faculty from the Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases at UT Health San Antonio were guests on “The Source” to talk about how Alzheimer’s impacts the Latino community.


KSAT 12: Edgewood ISD students receive free dental care

February 18, 2020

About 250 second graders from Edgewood Independent School District received free preventive oral health care from dental students and residents of UT Health San Antonio School of Dentistry.