Education


‘RISE for Rural Telementoring’ launches to boost health care in underserved rural communities

October 22, 2021

A program housed at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, also known as UT Health San Antonio, is reaching out to rural communities grappling with limited health care access and worker shortages, among other barriers.



UT Health San Antonio faculty member and physician receives national honor

October 19, 2021

Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, MD, recently received the 2021 Distinguished Member Award from the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R).


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Deaf Education and Hearing Science Program attracts $1.1 million grant from U.S. Department of Education

October 15, 2021

The Deaf Education and Hearing Science Program at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio will receive a $1.1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education for best practices based on research in preparing deaf education teaching professionals.



Oct. 11 is the deadline to sign up for LINC training program

October 4, 2021

The LINC Faculty Council is offering a training program for faculty and staff members interested in developing novel approaches to IPE. LINC also has a seed grant program to provide funding for pilot projects involving IPE.


4th-year medical student inducted into prestigious Pisacano Foundation Leadership Program

October 4, 2021

By Jane Alvarez-Hernandez, contributor Garrett S. Kneese, a fourth-year MD/MPH candidate at the Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine at TheUniversity of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UT Health San Antonio), was recently selected as a 2021Pisacano Scholar. This prestigious award and lifelong leadership fellowship, presented by the Pisacano Leadership […]


School of Nursing ranked 3rd in Texas for undergraduate nursing programs

September 24, 2021

U.S. News & World Report has announced its rankings for the Best Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Programs, with UT Health San Antonio’s School of Nursing coming in at 43rd out of 694 programs. This is the first time U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges rankings have included a special category for undergraduate […]