Health

Texas Public Radio: This flu season is hitting children hardest

January 16, 2020

Dr. Jason Bowling, an associate professor of infectious diseases at UT Health San Antonio, explains that the predominant strain of influenza circulating right now is Influenza B.



Dr. Dahia receives UT System award to expand her research on rare endocrine tumors

January 15, 2020

The $1 million UT System Faculty STARs award will be used to develop a center for the study, diagnosis and treatment planning of patients with endocrine tumors.



School of Nursing faculty and staff associated with Wellness 360 receive the Foster Care Center of Excellence designation from Superior HealthPlan's Todd Nicholas.

UT Health San Antonio’s Wellness 360 named Foster Care Center of Excellence

January 14, 2020

It is the sixth facility in Texas and the only nurse practitioner-led and managed clinic in the state to receive this designation.



San Antonio Magazine: UT Health physicians make list of top doctors in San Antonio

January 9, 2020

UT Health San Antonio physicians make San Antonio Magazine’s list of San Antonio’s Top Doctors 2020.


Texas Public Radio: Texas expected to face nursing shortage by 2030

January 7, 2020

Dr. Cynthia O’Neal and Dr. Sara Gill, two School of Nursing faculty members, discussed the expected nursing shortage in Texas on Texas Public Radio’s “The Source”.


Picture of Francisco G. Cigarroa, M.D.

Dr. Cigarroa to head state panel on kidney disease

December 20, 2019

Task force to implement state plan to prevent, diagnose and manage chronic kidney disease.