Health

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.



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.