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UT Health San Antonio cardio-oncology program recognized as a Center of Excellence

February 8, 2022

The cardio-oncology program at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio has been recognized by the International Cardio-Oncology Society as a Center of Excellence, reflecting its exceptionally high level of expertise in cardiovascular care of cancer patients and survivors. Cardio-oncology is a quickly developing field focusing on safe treatment of cancer patients […]




UT Dentistry is making care more convenient for UT Health San Antonio community

February 7, 2022

UT Dentistry’s newly opened General Dentistry Clinic makes finding the time for and scheduling regular dental checkups easier and less stressful.



A Message from the President: Director of the Greehey Children’s Cancer Institute appointed

February 7, 2022

Dear faculty, staff, students and residents:  We are pleased to announce the appointment of Patrick Sung, D. Phil, as director of the Greehey Children’s Cancer Research Institute (GCCRI) at UT Health San Antonio, effective March 1, 2022. Dr. Sung currently serves as professor and interim chair of the Department of Biochemistry and Structural Biology and […]


John Calhoon, MD, UT Health San Antonio professor and cardiothoracic surgeon in the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Dr. John H. Calhoon elected President of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons

February 4, 2022

John H. Calhoon, MD, professor and chair of the President’s Council for Excellence in Surgery at UT Health San Antonio, was elected President of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) during the organization’s annual meeting on Jan. 30, 2022.



A Message from the President: Vice president for research appointed

February 4, 2022

Dear faculty, staff, students and residents:  I am very pleased to announce the promotion of a distinguished leader for UT Health San Antonio. Jennifer Sharpe Potter, PhD, MPH, has been appointed vice president for research after serving as interim vice president for research since June 2021. This appointment is effective Feb. 15. Dr. Potter joined […]


Inclement weather expected; business as usual planned

February 2, 2022

UT Health San Antonio is planning to engage in business as usual. Leadership of our clinical practices will communicate any changes in operational plans of UT Health Physicians, Mays Cancer Center, UT Dentistry and Wellness 360, if the situation warrants.