Health professionals urged to endorse HPV vaccination

February 21, 2019

“I only wonder how my life would have been different if I’d had the HPV vaccination,” said Liz Kapeel, 27, a graduate of Texas State University who now works in Austin. The young woman was diagnosed with cervical cancer at age 25 and has received extensive treatment. She described her experiences at the “2019 HPV […]

Gail Tomlinson, Letitia Thompson and Michaell Huber


‘Do No Harm’ documentary film on physician wellness set for Feb. 26

February 20, 2019

A free screening of the documentary film Do No Harm, which examines the problems of burnout, depression and suicide within the medical profession, is set for 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, in Pestana Lecture Hall. After the screening, a discussion with a panel of faculty experts in physician wellness, addiction medicine and psychiatry […]


Substance use symposium set for March 1-2

February 20, 2019

The symposium represents a unique opportunity to bring together health care providers and community members to collaboratively identify substance use challenges and solutions.


Easy, quick appointment scheduling for UT Health San Antonio employees, families

February 19, 2019

UT Health San Antonio employees, retirees and their dependents covered by the Blue Cross Blue Shield UT Select medical plan automatically receive UT Health Network benefits, including reserved appointment slots for quick scheduling and discounted co-pays at all of our primary care locations, including our newest location at the corner of Bandera and Old Prue […]


US News & World Report: Housing program unites addicted moms, babies

February 14, 2019

Lisa Cleveland, Ph.D., RN, from our School of Nursing, was featured in this story about Casa Mia. Casa Mia is a SON program in collaboration with Crosspoint that provides transitional  housing for mothers and babies with substance use disorder. Read the story


Dr. Ogbeide honored with early-career psychologists award

February 11, 2019

Stacy Ogbeide, Psy.D., ABPP, assistant professor/clinical in the Department of Family and Community Medicine, received the Outstanding Early Career Psychologists Contributions Award from the Association of Psychologists in Academic Health Centers.