Education


Medical team provides care to indigenous community in Guatemala

August 17, 2018
 

Hundreds of people lined up by 8 in the morning, waiting to be treated. Long, 12- to 16- hour shifts. Ninety-three life changing surgeries in five emotional days. Such was the life of 17 UT Health San Antonio surgeons, anesthesiologists, residents, scrub techs and nurses who traveled to Huehuetenango, Guatemala, in late July to provide […]

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Grad student, mentor awarded Gilliam Fellowship

August 16, 2018
 

Fourth year graduate student Sergio Cepeda and his mentor, Dr. Ann Griffith, assistant professor in the Department of Microbiology, Immunology, & Molecular Genetics, honored.

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Dental and dental hygiene students provide back-to-school care at Haven for Hope

August 8, 2018
 

Nearly 120 children living at Haven for Hope received a dental screening and learned how to brush and floss their teeth Aug. 4 as part of a back-to-school event held on the Haven for Hope campus. The free dental care and education was provided by faculty members and students from the School of Dentistry at […]

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IIMS 2018 Community Engagement Symposium

August 6, 2018
 

The Institute for the Integration of Medicine and Science will hold its 2018 Community Engagement Symposium on Saturday, Sept. 29, at the Witte Museum.

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Regents select national higher education leader as next chancellor

August 6, 2018
 

The University of Texas System Board of Regents has selected James B. Milliken– widely regarded as a national leader in public higher education with 30 years of administrative experience at major university systems in three states–as the sole finalist for the position of UT System chancellor. Milliken’s recommendation was approved unanimously by the board at […]

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School of Nursing receives federal funding for primary care program

August 1, 2018
 

The program, within the traditional Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) track, includes a new curriculum emphasizing primary care in a clinical care setting.

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