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Win a Valentine’s gift basket from the Staff Advisory Council

February 1, 2021

Show the Staff Advisory Council (SAC) some love by liking their UT Health San Antonio Staff Advisory Facebook page by Feb. 19 for a chance to win a Valentine’s gift basket.



New England Journal of Medicine publishes COVID-19 treatment trial results

January 27, 2021

A clinical trial involving COVID-19 patients hospitalized at UT Health San Antonio and University Health found that a combination of the drugs baricitinib and remdesivir reduced time to recovery.




President’s message: Take a virtual tour of the new Barshop Institute

January 27, 2021

UT Health San Antonio is pleased to now have the Sam and Ann Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies located in the South Texas Medical Center, adjacent to the South Texas Research Facility and the Medical Arts and Research Center.




President’s message: Presidential Award recipients announced

January 25, 2021

The annual awards provide the university the opportunity to recognize faculty and staff contributions with six signature honors in four categories.



UT Health San Antonio given designation to vaccinate sickest San Antonians

January 21, 2021

In a positive development for San Antonio’s COVID vaccine efforts, the state has designated UT Health San Antonio’s clinical practice a vaccine hub. This unique designation targets a population of over 120,000 of San Antonio’s most medically complex and vulnerable patients.



Journal article reviews century of data showing COVID-19 likely to impact the brain

January 19, 2021

An article published in Alzheimer’s & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer’s Association cites decades of published scientific evidence to make a compelling case for SARS-CoV-2’s expected long-term effects on the brain and nervous system.