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UT Health San Antonio receives CPRIT funding

August 27, 2019
 

SAN ANTONIO (Aug. 27, 2019)   ̶   UT Health San Antonio received more than $1 million from the Cancer Prevention Research Institute of Texas in its summer round of funding, announced Aug. 22. The largest award, $892,157, went to Yidong Chen, Ph.D., a professor of population health sciences in the Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long […]

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Nurses Bluhm, Lesser and White selected as new AAN fellows

August 14, 2019
 

SAN ANTONIO (Aug. 14, 2019)  ̶  Three faculty members from the School of Nursing at UT Health San Antonio will become fellows of the American Academy of Nursing in October. Fellowship is one of the highest honors nurses can receive. The selection of Maria Danet Lapiz Bluhm, Ph.D., M.S.C.I., RN; Janna Lesser, Ph.D., RN; and […]

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School of Nursing to host USAID photo exhibit on Zika epidemic

August 14, 2019
 

WHAT:  The School of Nursing at UT Health San Antonio is hosting a reception to kick off a traveling photo exhibition here called “Stronger There, Safer Here.” The exhibit highlights the U.S. Agency for International Development’s response to the devastating Zika virus epidemic in Latin America and the Caribbean. It also describes the approaches USAID, […]

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Dr. Puga takes part in NIA scholars program

August 12, 2019
 

Scholars in the program met with emerging researchers in aging research and leaders at that National Institute of Aging to discuss how to advance the science of longevity.

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A new method for tooth repair?

August 9, 2019
 

Scientists discover new mechanism that could help fix dental cavities in the future SAN ANTONIO (Aug. 9, 2019) ― An international team of researchers, including a dental professor from UT Health San Antonio, has found a novel mechanism that could possibly offer a new way to repair teeth in the future. The mechanism involves stem […]

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Want to be a star? Audition for Night of the Arts

August 6, 2019
 

All staff, faculty, students and alumni are invited to audition for the upcoming Night of the Arts event. Musicians, bands, singers, choirs, dancers or dance ensembles and comedians are all encouraged to try out. Auditions will be held from noon to 4 p.m., Sept. 4 and 5, in Holly Auditorium. Contact Patrick Nguyen, nguyenp9@uthscsa.edu or […]

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