General News

Local organization’s generosity helps Mays Cancer Center continue serving patients and family members

April 29, 2022

Contact: Eileen Teves, 210-450-7239, tevese@uthscsa.edu SAN ANTONIO, April 29, 2022 – Mays Cancer Center, home to UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer Center, received a $5,000 grant from the San Antonio Junior Forum through the SA Cancer Council. The grant will support the Mays Cancer Center by providing oral or feeding tube supplements, plus […]


KENS 5 Medical Minute: Memory Loss and Dementia

April 28, 2022

Dr. Cynthia Cantu, medical director and primary care physician at UT Health De Zavala, informs us of the signs of dementia, treatment options that are currently available and why patients should start with their primary care physician when addressing concerns. This KENS 5 Medical Medical Minute is a collaboration between UT Health San Antonio and KENS […]


KENS 5 Medical Minute: Digital Dentistry

April 26, 2022

Dr. Stefanie Seitz, with UT Health San Antonio Dentistry, explains how the latest technology in dentistry means a faster, more convenient and more comfortable patient experience in this KENS 5 Medical Minute, a collaboration between UT Health San Antonio and KENS 5. Watch here


President’s Forum 2022: University on growth trajectory

April 18, 2022

The university not only weathered the COVID-19 pandemic, but also experienced significant growth over the last three years, said President William L. Henrich, MD, MACP, at the April 18 President’s Forum. It was the first forum held in person since the onset of the pandemic.
 


Child Psychiatry Access Network provides real-time behavioral health consultation to pediatric primary care providers

April 12, 2022

In alliance with the Texas Child Mental Health Care Consortium (TCMHCC), the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, part of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UT Health San Antonio) can provide primary care pediatricians in San Antonio and the surrounding areas access […]



Listen to season two of “Twenty-Four Seven: A Podcast About Caregiving”

April 6, 2022

The Texas Public Radio podcast, “Twenty-Four Seven: A Podcast About Caregiving,” presents a thoughtful and helpful tool offering guidance to families and friends with loved ones experiencing dementia. In season two of the podcast, longtime NPR journalist Kitty Eisele expands from her personal story about caring for her dad, to the experiences of individuals acting as […]