Education

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.


School of Nursing building

Doctor of Nursing Practice program listed among the best by U.S. News & World Report

May 3, 2021

UT Health San Antonio’s Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree is ranked 57th in the 2022 U.S. News & World Report rankings of Graduate Degrees in Nursing, released March 31.




Long School of Medicine ranked among top 50 medical schools

April 2, 2021

For the first time in its history, the Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine at UT Health San Antonio was named a top 50 medical school in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Grad Schools for 2022.




Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine named a top 50 medical school by U.S. News & World Report

April 2, 2021

For the first time in its history, the Long School of Medicine was named a top 50 medical school in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Grad Schools for 2022.