Learning and fun abound at 2024 Viva Science SA

April 22, 2024

Keynote speaker discusses stroke trial and health literacy More than 1,500 community members attended the 2024 Viva Science SA event Saturday, April 20, at the Witte Museum. The free, family-friendly event drew people of all ages who enjoyed a day of scientific education and fun by gazing into microscopes, learning about different science disciplines and […]




Lab professionals celebrated during National Medical Laboratory Professionals Week

April 19, 2024

  The department of pathology and laboratory medicine celebrated National Medical Laboratory Professionals Week April 14–20 with games, prizes and goodies each day of the week — from bagels, cookies and donuts to pizza and friendship bracelets. National Medical Laboratory Professionals Week is an annual celebration of medical laboratory professionals and pathologists whose support was […]




2024 Presidential Awards recipients recognized at ceremony

April 19, 2024

  During the Presidential Awards ceremony held on Wednesday, April 17 at the Betty Kelso Center at the San Antonio Botanical Garden, 15 individuals received awards in the areas of distinguished research scholar, clinical excellence, teaching excellence (emerging and sustained) and staff individual excellence. An award for team excellence was also given in recognition of […]




Construction of Center for Brain Health more than a third complete

April 18, 2024

Construction on the $100 million Center for Brain Health, a new patient care and clinical trials facility of UT Health San Antonio, is now about 35% complete, with full completion expected by September 2025 and an anticipated opening in December 2025. The Center for Brain Health — located at 4940 Charles Katz Drive — is […]




Meet local vendors ready to do business

April 12, 2024

  More than 30 local small businesses are coming to campus this week, ready and willing to meet your school or department’s procurement needs. The bi-annual HUB Vendor Fair is scheduled for Wednesday, April 17, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., at the Holly Auditorium foyer. Most of the vendors are qualified in the state’s Historically Underutilized Business […]




New leadership appointments announced

April 11, 2024

Francisco Cigarroa, MD, and Robert Leverence, MD, to take on interim roles in the Long School of Medicine and UT Health San Antonio’s Medical Affairs Francisco Cigarroa, MD, has agreed to serve as the acting dean of the Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine and will continue to direct the Alvarez Center […]