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Class of 2021 dental students, hygienists achieve 100% licensing pass rate

June 4, 2021

The School of Dentistry celebrated its Class of 2021 as 100% of all dental and dental hygiene seniors passed the Western Regional Examining Board (WREB) this April.



Coping with the stresses of immigration through art

June 3, 2021

The Office of International Services (OIS) and the Graduate Medical Education (GME) office team up every spring and summer to help manage the initial and continuing documentation for foreign medical graduates for UT Health San Antonio residency and fellowship programs.


Graduates celebrate at the 2021 UT Health San Antonio commencement ceremony.

UT Health San Antonio holds first all-school commencement

May 24, 2021

For the first time in its 53-year history, UT Health San Antonio celebrated a combined, all-school commencement May 22 at the Alamodome.



Group Of Diverse International Students Celebrating Graduation

Despite COVID-19’s disruptions, UT Health San Antonio produces another 1,000 health care providers and scientists

May 17, 2021

More than 1,000 students — 827 in May and 211 this summer — applied to graduate from the university.




Dr. Petershack selected as a 2021 Piper Professor

May 14, 2021

Jean A. Petershack, MD, clinical professor and director of Medical Student Education in the Department of Pediatrics, was named a 2021 Piper Professor by the Minnie Stevens Piper Foundation. Dr. Petershack received a $5,000 award, certificate and gold pin, to be presented at the foundation’s request by William L. Henrich, MD, MACP, president of UT […]



Celebrate the nursing profession in May

May 4, 2021

The School of Nursing invites alumni and the UT Health San Antonio community to celebrate the nursing profession with a virtual celebration set for 4:30 to 6 p.m. May 26. The event is part of a monthlong celebration of nursing that begins with National Nurses Week, May 6-12, and includes three other virtual events for School of Nursing faculty, staff and students.