Education

2016 Awards

HSC fares well in Shine Academy conference

March 3, 2016

The Health Science Center was well represented with more than 20 poster presentations and sessions at the 2016 Innovations in Health Science Education Annual Conference held in Austin Feb. 18-19. The conference is a part of the University of Texas Kenneth I. Shine, M.D., Academy of Health Science Education.



Stars

Faculty well represented in professional organizations

February 29, 2016

President William L. Henrich, M.D., MACP, president of The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and professor of the Department of Medicine’s Division of Nephrology, is past-president of the American Society of Nephrology. School of Medicine 1. Francisco González-Scarano, M.D., dean of the School of Medicine, professor of the Department of Neurology […]



Barbara Quillin, M.P.A.S.

Quillin named Educator of the Year by physician assistants academy

February 29, 2016

Barbara Quillin, M.P.A.S., program director for the Physician Assistant (PA) Studies program in the School of Health Professions, has been named Educator of the Year by the Texas Academy of Physician Assistants.



Deborah Conway

Conway named interim chair of OB-Gyn

February 23, 2016

Deborah L. Conway, M.D., has been appointed interim chair of the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, effective immediately.



Colon display

Learn how to prevent colon cancer

February 23, 2016

March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month. The colon and rectal team of the Cancer Therapy & Research Center and UT Medicine are gearing up for an entire month of education, support and awareness to inform the public about colon cancer facts and prevention.



Josh Hanson

New assistant dean named for School of Medicine

February 22, 2016

Joshua Hanson, M.D., M.P.H., has been named assistant dean for student affairs in the School of Medicine. He has served as interim dean since April 2014.