Health


UT Health San Antonio recognized as a healthy workplace

December 17, 2018
 

UT Health San Antonio was one of 51 San Antonio area businesses, educational institutions and government entities recognized as a healthy workplace by the San Antonio Business Group on Health.

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Dr. Potter: End the Opioid Crisis, a TEDx San Antonio presentation

December 14, 2018
 

View the presentation The opioid crisis rose to prominence at a shocking rate. And the trail of destruction left in its wake has damaged relationships, families, and communities. With more than 72,000 Americans dying from drug overdoses and 2.4 million struggling with opioid addiction, there is no time to lose in addressing this epidemic. We […]

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Community event at the Tobin Center to shed light on dementia

December 11, 2018
 

UT Health San Antonio’s Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s & Neurodegenerative Diseases, in collaboration with the Alzheimer’s Association, will hold a free public event on dementia on Sunday, Feb. 24, 3 to 5:30 p.m., at the Tobin Center. The event, part of the “Dialogue on Dementia” series, will feature renowned physicians and scientists for an […]

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Erase Cancer

Living Beyond Cancer A-Z Symposium

December 10, 2018
 

Cancer survivors, cancer patients, friends, family and caregivers are invited to this free event Jan. 12.

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A boy and his mother with fresh vegetables

New ‘School Food Pantry Action Pack’ available

December 7, 2018
 

By Cliff Despres More than 15 percent of Texas homes are food insecure, meaning they don’t have enough food. Kids in these homes don’t know where their next meal is coming from. How can schools support help these children? The new “School Food Pantry Action Pack” from Salud America! at UT Health San Antonio is […]

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In memoriam: Charles A. Coltman Jr., M.D.

December 6, 2018
 

Dr. Coltman was professor of hematology and medical oncology at UT Health San Antonio from 1977 to 2010.

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