Health


NCI-Designated Cancer Centers endorse goal of eliminating HPV-related cancers

June 7, 2018
 

Cancers caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV) are a significant public health problem. The National Cancer Institute (NCI)-Designated Cancer Centers fully endorse the goal of eliminating cancers caused by HPV through gender-neutral HPV vaccination and evidence-based cancer screening.

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Dementia and your genes: A free panel discussion

June 7, 2018
 

The June 14 event will discuss “Can new genetic insights help us find better prevention and treatments for dementia?”

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Teamwork: Doctors donate time to conduct sports physicals at Title 1 school

May 29, 2018
 

More than 300 Nimitz students received free sports physicals May 29 from six UT Health San Antonio doctors, allowing the kids to compete in summer camps and fall sports.

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Print ads show the how and the why of what we do at UT Health San Antonio

May 21, 2018
 

The print ads are appearing in publications such as San Antonio Magazine, San Antonio Woman and San Antonio Seniors Guide.

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CPRIT grant helps recruit top DNA repair scientist

May 17, 2018
 

Dr. Sung’s discoveries have increased understanding of how DNA can repair damage induced by radiation, carcinogens and other causes.

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HPV vaccine available

May 11, 2018
 

The HPV vaccine that protects against human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is now available at the Student Health & Wellness Center.

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