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Caring for Brianna: VHL Dream Team springs into action

September 13, 2021

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. The following article is meant to raise awareness of von Hippel-Lindau disease (VHL) and to help the public learn about state-of-the-art VHL care available in San Antonio. The Mays Cancer Center is recognized as a VHL Clinical Care Center by the VHL Alliance. Media contact: Will Sansom, (210) 567-2579, […]



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UT Health Science Center San Antonio, UT Rio Grande Valley selected as NIA Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center

September 9, 2021

“Glenn would be so pleased that this prestigious NIH Center of Excellence has been awarded to help the families of our region and the state that he loved.” Contact: Will Sansom, (210) 567-2579, Sansom@uthscsa.edu SAN ANTONIO (Sept. 9, 2021) — The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and The University of Texas […]



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Immunologic resilience: a new metric to accurately gauge COVID-19’s path

September 8, 2021

Patients’ immune status tracked throughout their care at San Antonio’s VA hospital. Media contact: Will Sansom, 210-567-2579, sansom@uthscsa.edu SAN ANTONIO (Sept. 8, 2021) —  Researchers from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and the South Texas Veterans Health Care System today unveiled a novel concept, “immunologic resilience,” to accurately predict which […]




The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio selected to Forbes Best-In-State Employers 2021 list

August 31, 2021

Contact: Steven Lee, 210-450-3823, lees22@uthscsa.edu SAN ANTONIO – The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, also known as UT Health San Antonio, has been selected to Forbes magazine’s list of Best-In-State Employers 2021. UT Health San Antonio ranks 34th on the list of major employers in Texas, from all industries, and is […]




UT Health San Antonio study shows MRI technique improves detection of aggressive prostate cancer

August 27, 2021

Contact: Steven Lee, 210-450-3823, lees22@uthscsa.edu SAN ANTONIO – An MRI scan called restriction spectrum imaging greatly improves the detection of prostate cancer progression, according to a published study by researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, also known as UT Health San Antonio. This means that by detecting changes in […]



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UT Health San Antonio dental school moves up in world rankings

August 26, 2021

34th internationally, 16th in U.S., tops in Texas Contact: Steven Lee, 210-450-3823, lees22@uthscsa.edu SAN ANTONIO – The School of Dentistry at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio moved up three spots to 34th in the annual Academic Ranking of World Universities, also called the ShanghaiRanking, in the category of Dentistry & […]