News Releases

Spring is here … and so are seasonal triggers for asthma

March 30, 2004

San Antonio this month made the list of the 100 Worst U.S. Asthma Cities, coming in at No. 81.


Escalante appointed to NIH rehabilitation research committee

March 30, 2004

Agustín Escalante, M.D., professor of medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, has been appointed to a three-year term on the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Function, Integration and Rehabilitation Sciences Subcommittee.


Miller named to San Antonio Women’s Hall of Fame

March 30, 2004

San Antonio (March 30, 2004) – Claudia S. Miller, M.D., M.S., associate professor of family and community medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, was inducted into the San Antonio Women’s Celebration and Hall of Fame March 24.


Ophthalmologist Orville E. Gordon leaves $150,000 for residents

March 30, 2004

Ophthalmology residents at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio will perpetually benefit from an approximately $150,000 donation left by Orville E. Gordon, M.D., a distinguished clinical faculty member who died in June 2003.


Researchers collaborate to examine mystery illness that plagues women

March 23, 2004

Acne, excessive hair growth, weight gain and infertility – these are some of the devastating side effects of a common female disorder called Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS).


Only 2 months left to enroll in STAR breast cancer prevention study

March 23, 2004

Most of us know someone, perhaps even a close loved one, who has had breast cancer.