Education

Suman Challa named associate dean for Advanced Education Programs and Strategic Initiatives

February 18, 2020

Suman Challa has been appointed associate dean for Advanced Education Programs and Strategic Initiatives in the School of Dentistry, effective Feb. 24.


New Ph.D. program to launch in Fall 2020

February 6, 2020

The School of Health Professions is adding a Ph.D. in Health Sciences to meet the demand for allied health faculty and researchers with doctoral degrees.



UT Health San Antonio, UTSA partner to provide Respiratory Care Early Acceptance Program

January 31, 2020

Students can enter the field with both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in five years.



Chris Heins, MS2

A Higher Call: Chris Heins

January 28, 2020

“I think the care I’ve provided for critically injured soldiers pushed me to want to learn more, so I could do more for them.” At age 22, Chris Heins dropped out of college. With little drive and no real plan, Heins was looking for a sense of direction, discipline in his life and an opportunity […]



San Antonio Express-News: UT Health San Antonio and UTSA agreement offers shorter path for in-demand medical career

January 23, 2020

UT Health San Antonio and The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) are starting a fast-track degree program for future respiratory therapists, a job that’s increasingly in demand.



Anibal Diogenes selected as American Association of Endodontists award winner

January 22, 2020

Anibal Diogenes is the recipient of the prestigious Edward M. Osetek Educator Award from the American Association of Endodontists (AAE).