Health

Five faculty receive 2017 Regents Outstanding Teaching Award

August 24, 2017

Five distinguished members of the faculty at UT Health San Antonio were honored with the 2017 Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award from The University of Texas System. The 2017 winners from UT Health are: Constance Fry, M.D., associate professor, Department of Ophthalmology Kristy Y. Kosub, M.D., professor, Department of Medicine Brian L. Mealey, D.D.S., M.S., professor, […]


Symposium on Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases

August 24, 2017

When Saturday, Oct. 21 Where Eilan Hotel and Spa, San Antonio Details This one-day conference will equip health care providers with practical, evidence-based knowledge for early stroke identification, evaluation, treatment, transport, and management. It is intended for all professionals involved in the diagnosis, treatment and management of stroke. For the complete agenda and registration information, […]



Interim dean joins in walk for treatment and cure of polycystic kidney disease

August 23, 2017

Ronald Rodriguez, M.D., interim dean of the Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine, will join people nationwide to walk in support of those affected by polycystic kidney disease on Saturday, Sept. 9.




H-E-B joins UT institutions to raise money for cancer patients

August 23, 2017

H-E-B is launching a fundraising campaign with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to help create a future free from cancer.



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CPRIT awards millions to UT Health San Antonio

August 18, 2017

Cancer prevention programs and initiatives to recruit faculty to UT Health San Antonio got a $3.5 million boost from the Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT). The awards, announced Aug. 16, bring total funding to UT Health San Antonio by CPRIT to about $74.6 million since the program began in 2008. The UT Health Cancer […]




Nephrology division chief named

August 15, 2017

Kumar Sharma, M.D., was named chief of the Division of Nephrology and vice chair for research in the Department of Medicine.