Education

Texas Public Radio: Zika Threat Heightens Stress For Expectant Mothers in South Texas

August 10, 2016

The Zika virus has reared its ugly head in Florida, and experts say Texas could be one of the next states with local transmission from biting mosquitoes. Listen to the full story at Texas Public Radio


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TPR’s Think Health Science Series: Preparing for Zika in Texas

August 10, 2016

Texas Public Radio will host this event to discuss a possible outbreak of the virus in Texas, including precautions and ramifications for family planning.



2016 Awards

Seven faculty members receive Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award

August 10, 2016

Seven distinguished members of the faculty at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio have been selected to receive the Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award from The University of Texas System.



UT Medicine

KENS 5: Real Men Wear Gowns: Beating Bladder Cancer

August 10, 2016

Bladder cancer is the fourth most common cancer among men, but if caught early is treatable. Watch the full story at KENS 5



Rudy Rudy Gomez, Warriors for Health

Warriors for Health

July 26, 2016

They were medical specialists and transport pilots in some of the world’s most hostile regions. They defended the nation in the cyber realm, and faced their own mortality multiple times a day as explosions erupted around them.

Today their service is of a different kind.



Sports Medicine

Baptist Health Foundation gives record amount for scholarships

June 15, 2016

The Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio announced an annual scholarship gift of $250,000 for academic year 2016-2017, and has now given more than $2 million ($2,050,370) to Health Science Center students across the health care disciplines since 2005.