Health

Boeing grant to provide training in combat PTSD therapies

November 11, 2019

A grant from Boeing Co. will fund scholarships for 200 community mental health providers nationwide to receive low-cost training in the top treatments for military-related post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).



New initiative seeks to turn tide on opioid use disorder

November 7, 2019

By William L. Henrich, M.D., MACP President and Professor of Medicine Most of us know someone who has been touched by substance use disorder, if not in our practices, in our families, friends and communities. Research has shown that substance use disorders are a leading cause of disease and death in the United States and […]



You’re invited to join campuswide coalition on family caregiving

November 4, 2019

The School of Nursing’s Caring for the Caregiver program, directed by Carole L. White, Ph.D., RN, is leading an effort to establish a campuswide, interdisciplinary effort to support family caregivers.


Yahoo Lifestyle: How long does a sinus infection last, exactly?

October 30, 2019

Philip Chen, M.D., otolaryngologist with UT Health San Antonio, is cited as an expert in this story on sinus infections. Read the full story


Vice Admiral Bono to deliver Military Health Institute’s Distinguished Lecture

October 29, 2019

Navy Vice Admiral (Ret.) Raquel C. Bono, M.D., former director of the Defense Health Agency, will deliver the Military Health Institute’s Distinguished Lecture at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 21, in Holly Auditorium on the Long campus. A reception begins at 5:30 p.m. Dr. Bono will speak on “The Case for Disruptive Leadership.” As the head […]


Three medical students win honors at UTMB Global Health Symposium

October 21, 2019

The UT Health San Antonio students who participated in the symposium are all enrolled in the Global Health Program in the Center for Medical Humanities and Ethics.