Health


Medical team provides care to indigenous community in Guatemala

August 17, 2018
 

Hundreds of people lined up by 8 in the morning, waiting to be treated. Long, 12- to 16- hour shifts. Ninety-three life changing surgeries in five emotional days. Such was the life of 17 UT Health San Antonio surgeons, anesthesiologists, residents, scrub techs and nurses who traveled to Huehuetenango, Guatemala, in late July to provide […]

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Dental and dental hygiene students provide back-to-school care at Haven for Hope

August 8, 2018
 

Nearly 120 children living at Haven for Hope received a dental screening and learned how to brush and floss their teeth Aug. 4 as part of a back-to-school event held on the Haven for Hope campus. The free dental care and education was provided by faculty members and students from the School of Dentistry at […]

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Men’s Health: How to prevent the widowmaker, the mother of all heart attacks

August 8, 2018
 

Dr. Steven Bailey, a professor in the Division of Cardiology, is quoted in the story. Click here to read

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IIMS seeking nominations for Community Engagement Hero Awards

August 7, 2018
 

They recognize outstanding individuals who have worked as part of a community-campus research partnership.

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IIMS 2018 Community Engagement Symposium

August 6, 2018
 

The Institute for the Integration of Medicine and Science will hold its 2018 Community Engagement Symposium on Saturday, Sept. 29, at the Witte Museum.

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School of Nursing receives federal funding for primary care program

August 1, 2018
 

The program, within the traditional Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) track, includes a new curriculum emphasizing primary care in a clinical care setting.

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