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School of Nursing to offer free HIV testing

June 11, 2019
 

The School of Nursing will offer free and confidential HIV testing on National HIV Testing Day, June 27. Tests will be available from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. by appointment only and take about 30 minutes. Supplies are limited; tests will be available for only 50 students and 50 staff members. The tests do not […]

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Dr. Carie Boychuk receives UT System’s Rising STARs award

June 7, 2019
 

The award for early-career investigators comes with a $250,000 grant.

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Head of Army Futures Command visits

June 6, 2019
 

Gen. John M. “Mike” Murray, commanding general of the U.S. Army Futures Command based in Austin, visited UT Health San Antonio June 5 to learn about advances in military medicine. He was hosted by Byron Hepburn, M.D., Major General USAF (Ret), director of UT Health San Antonio’s Military Health Institute. Gen. Murray was briefed on […]

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Faculty member named an RL5 Scholar

June 6, 2019
 

Mitzi Gonzales, Ph.D., assistant professor of neurology and member of the Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Disorders, has been named to the RL5 Scholars program.

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Pediatric oncologist: Cure the patient, yes, but cure without damage

June 6, 2019
 

Pediatric oncologist and researcher Gregory Aune, M.D., Ph.D., tells the story of his favorite patient, a teenage boy some 30 years ago who was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma.

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Moms, babies and drug addiction: The road to Casa Mia

June 4, 2019
 

Lisa Cleveland, Ph.D., RN, remembers her first encounter with new mothers who struggle with drug addiction and their babies born with drug withdrawal symptoms.

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