Health

Mission magazine

Healing starts here

January 27, 2017

Right now, someone is trying to save your life.Scientists are poring over data sets, seeking answers. Theories are being tested on cell cultures, then fruit flies, then animals.Clinical trials follow. This is where healing begins.




First-ever community health model takes root in San Antonio

January 12, 2017

Spearheaded by UT Health San Antonio faculty and students, a new model for taking health education directly into neighborhoods has been implemented for the first time in the United States.



CTRC joins in statement on HPV vaccination

January 11, 2017

The Cancer Therapy & Research Center (CTRC) of UT Health San Antonio is uniting today, Jan. 11, with all the other National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated cancer centers in the U.S. in issuing a joint statement urging parents to have their children immunized against human papillomavirus (HPV) and physicians to recommend it.


Leary, M.D.

Congrats to the best doctors in San Antonio!

January 11, 2017

More than 300 faculty physicians of UT Health San Antonio’s medical practice are listed in “Best Doctors” features in San Antonio Magazine and San Antonio Scene magazine. UT Health San Antonio is the new brand name for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.  The magazines honored UT Health physicians in scores […]



Express-News: San Antonio the city of science, research, discovery?

January 10, 2017

When people hear someone mention San Antonio, the think of the Spurs, the River Walk and the Alamo. Read the full story at the Express-News


Express-News: Chew on this: San Antonio lawmaker seeks to raise smoking age to 21

January 1, 2017

In Texas, everyone who turns 18 is allowed to vote, serve on a jury, join the military, play the lottery and — for now — buy and use tobacco products. Read the full story at the Express-News