Health Science Center, partners celebrate women’s center

September 27, 2005

The Health Science Center recognized three outstanding community partners – the University Health System, the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District and KLRN-TV – at a reception Sept. 23 in the lobby of the Academic and Administration Building.


Scientist who leads studies of aging receives prestigious NIH award

September 27, 2005

Arlan G. Richardson, Ph.D., director of the Sam and Ann Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies at the Health Science Center, has been selected to receive one of the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH’s) highest honors, a MERIT Award that will bring 10 years of guaranteed, uninterrupted federal funding to Dr. Richardson’s laboratory.



Health Science Center offers help to Houston-area U.T. institutions

September 22, 2005

Leaders of The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio said Thursday they are working with their sister campuses – the U.T. M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, the U.T. Medical Branch at Galveston and the U.T. Health Science Center at Houston – to accommodate colleagues who need assistance because of Hurricane Rita.



Study to investigate context surrounding drinking and driving

September 20, 2005

The South Texas Injury Prevention and Research Center at the Health Science Center has been awarded a community action research grant through the American Sociological Association’s Sydney S. Spivack Program in Applied and Social Research Policy.