Health


San Antonio research institutions announce partnership in precision therapeutics

October 15, 2019

The new San Antonio Partnership for Precision Therapeutics (SA PPT) is being established by UT Health San Antonio, Texas Biomedical Research Institute (Texas Biomed), the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) and Southwest Research Institute (SwRI®).




Barshop seeking participants in molecular study of exercise

October 14, 2019

Scientists, physicians, and clinical exercise specialists from across the country—including UT Health San Antonio— are embarking on a landmark National Institutes of Health (NIH) effort to find out what happens at the molecular level when people exercise. The goal of the Molecular Transducers of Physical Activity Consortium, known as MoTrPAC, is to create a comprehensive […]



Ewing Halsell Lecture to feature the ‘Medicine of Music’ with Vijay Gupta

October 4, 2019

Gupta explores the connection between music and mental health, explaining why music’s redemptive power may hold more potential than we realize.



Kids and violence: Handle With Care

October 2, 2019

In a Handle With Care program, police notify schools when they encounter children at a traumatic scene, so schools can provide support right away.



Fluzone vaccine available

September 25, 2019

Fluzone High-Dose, an influenza vaccine designed specifically for people age 65 and older, is available in the Wellness 360 clinic in the School of Nursing. UT Select members should bring their insurance card and ID badge; walk-ins 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday.


Women in Medicine Month, Part IV

September 25, 2019

Read the newsletter September is Women in Medicine Month. Read about the achievements and talents of some of UT Health San Antonio’s women faculty in the fourth in a series of newsletters.