Health

Psychiatry resident honored by National Hispanic Medical Association

April 15, 2019
 

Evita Limon-Rocha, M.D., M.P.H., a psychiatry resident at UT Health San Antonio, received the 2019 Resident of the Year Award from the National Hispanic Medical Association.

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Regional Campus Laredo hosts AIDS awareness activities

April 4, 2019
 

The Area Health Education Center, a part of UT Health San Antonio Regional Campus Laredo, on March 11 marked the start of a week-long initiative in support of National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day 2019. Numerous community agencies joined forces at the Regional Campus to create awareness through educational activities and free HIV/AIDS testing. […]

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Business Journal honors four from UT Health as Health Care Heroes

April 1, 2019
 

Four UT Health San Antonio faculty members have been honored as Health Care Heroes by the San Antonio Business Journal. The annual awards recognize outstanding achievements by people in the local health care industry. In all, 21 members of the health care community were recognized across eight categories. Winners in the Education category were Kevin […]

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TPR: Special café offers an oasis for people with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers

March 20, 2019
 

Carole White, Ph.D., RN, director of the School of Nursing’s Caring for the Caregiver, and Sheran Rivette, a staff member associated with the program, were interviewed for this story about the School of Nursing’s Memory Café. Read the story

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San Antonio Express-News: San Antonio’s burn treatment pioneer Basil Pruitt dies at 88

March 19, 2019
 

Dr. Basil Pruitt Jr., a physician and scientist who pioneered many burn treatment advances that saved patients’ lives, died Sunday in San Antonio. He was 88. Read the story (Note: A subscription may be required to view this story.)

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On National Doctors’ Day, say thanks to your favorite physician

March 19, 2019
 

National Doctors’ Day is March 30, but UT Health San Antonio will be celebrating doctors the entire week of March 25. Sir William Osler, one of the four founding professors of Johns Hopkins Hospital once said, “The good physician treats the disease; the great physician treats the patient who has the disease.” And so it is […]

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