We recommit daily to our values of diversity, equity and inclusion

January 30, 2023

Last week, Dr. John Calhoon, Chair of the Department of Thoracic Surgery, delivered an address to the annual meeting of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) in San Diego. Some portion of Dr. Calhoon’s remarks related to diversity and upset a number of attendees. Following this, Dr. Calhoon sent an apology to the STS, shared below. Thus far, the STS has not posted Dr. Calhoon’s apology.

Learn how to volunteer through our community partners with ENGAGED platform

January 26, 2023

  Volunteering through our community partners is now easier than ever at UT Health San Antonio. By using the institution’s community engagement platform, UT Health San Antonio ENGAGED, students, faculty, staff and community partners can easily track volunteer hours. All 10,000-plus members of the UT Health San Antonio community are already enabled to access the portal […]

Want to become a better bystander?

January 26, 2023

UT Health San Antonio’s Bystander Intervention Initiative provides university employees and learners with training and resources to better understand their role as an active bystander. Learn more and sign up for training.

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Follow UTPD on Facebook and Instagram

January 24, 2023

As part of the UT Health San Antonio Police Department’s goal to expand community recognition and engagement, the department is now on Facebook and Instagram. The intention is to promote the UTPD and how they fulfill their vision and the university’s mission. The UTPD will feature their team, new employees, training and special events. The UT […]

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance not returning to UT Health San Antonio this year

January 24, 2023

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program that offers free tax preparation for individuals and families who earn up to $55,000 per year, will not be available to UT Health San Antonio this year. UT Health San Antonio members still interested in inquiring about VITA services can view the list of VITA sites around San […]

PA program places 9th in national ranking by Degree Query

January 20, 2023

  UT Health San Antonio’s Master of Physician Assistant Studies program has been ranked 9th in the nation in a list published by Degree Query. The ranking includes the top 25 PA Studies programs in the country for 2022. School of Health Professions Dean David Shelledy, PhD, RRT, FASAHP, FAARC, congratulated the Department of Physician […]

Physician assistant studies students talk as they walk down a hallway.