Education

International dentist program students pose together.

International dentist program promotes an inclusive environment and enriched learning

May 25, 2022

The UT Health San Antonio School of Dentistry established the International Dentist Education Program (IDEP) in 2006, offering qualified graduates of foreign dental schools the opportunity to earn a doctor of dental surgery degree.



Zoom instruction became common during COVID

Behind every student’s success is strong faculty support

May 23, 2022

Inaugural cohort of 22 UT Health San Antonio faculty and staff receive microcredential certificate for “Promoting Active Learning Online.”



UT Health San Antonio School of Dentistry graduate walks to stage.

Graduates get a colorful send-off

May 23, 2022

UT Health San Antonio graduates from the School of Dentistry, School of Nursing, Long School of Medicine and Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences participated in the centuries-old hooding ceremony tradition to celebrate the culmination of their studies.




At all-school commencement, graduates walk across stage and into health care workforce

May 23, 2022

“The achievements of these graduates mirror in so many ways the substantial advances of our UT Health San Antonio enterprise. The students are vital to our success, fundamental to how we are defined, and truly, an inspiration for our faculty and staff,” said William L. Henrich, MD, MACP, president of UT Health San Antonio.




The value of an education, times 1,000

May 17, 2022

With the countdown to commencement for UT Health San Antonio’s Class of 2022, one way to measure student success is through the personal stories of what motivates individuals to pursue professions that make others’ lives better. Here are five of many graduate success stories. 



PhD graduate uses physics to improve treatments and expand medical technology

May 16, 2022

Victoria Bry has always aspired to understand how the world works and was naturally drawn to science from an early age, especially physics. She was accepted to the UT Health San Antonio’s Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences in the Radiological Sciences PhD Program in the fall of 2018, where she has been working to become a radiation oncology medical physicist.