General News


Amid pandemic, Boeing grant helps meet national need for mental health providers trained in top PTSD treatments

September 29, 2020

SAN ANTONIO (Sept. 29, 2020) — A grant from Boeing Co. to UT Health San Antonio will support expert training for mental health providers that continues to increase in importance amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The $150,000 grant will go towards the previously established Boeing Scholar Program within UT Health’s STRONG STAR Training Initiative. There it […]




Ruben Mesa, M.D., FACP, named executive director of the Mays Cancer Center

September 28, 2020

SAN ANTONIO (Sept. 28, 2020) — Ruben Mesa, MD, FACP, has been named executive director of the Mays Cancer Center. His appointment includes academic and research programming, as well as leading the cancer center’s patient care and clinical programs of the UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson affiliation. Dr. Mesa’s appointment broadens the scope of […]



Register to vote on campus

September 28, 2020

Representatives from the non-partisan Bexar County Elections Department are on campus to help you register to vote. They will be located in the UT Health Medical Arts & Research Center (MARC) lobby near the H-E-B Pharmacy on Wednesday, Sept. 30 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Thursday, Oct. 1 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.


Revised guidance for learning opportunities

September 28, 2020

Dear UT Health San Antonio colleagues: Our 2020-21 academic year is in full flight, with over 3,400 students enrolled in our diverse degree and certificate programs across our five schools. I am grateful to the students who are steadfast in their desire to pursue their educational and professional goals here, learning from our outstanding faculty. […]



New standard for measuring chemical intolerance

September 25, 2020

Researchers developed and validated a three-question, yes-or-no survey that primary care providers, allergists, dermatologists and other specialists can incorporate into patient visits.



Mobile Device Management with Microsoft Intune

September 25, 2020

By: Office of Information Security Mobile Device Management with Microsoft Intune provides employees access to university applications, data and resources from virtually anywhere on almost any mobile device. Protect your privacy and data when you access work email, calendars, applications and documents through your smartphone or tablet by enrolling your mobile device in Intune. Visit […]