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Cancer as a thief: One doctor’s perspective as the battle continues

June 4, 2019
 

After witnessing a history of cancer in his family, Ruben Mesa, M.D., believes that cancer is a thief, not because it may kill you. After all, each of us will die. It’s because it steals life early.

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2020 inductees named for Gold Humanism Honor Society

June 3, 2019
 

The Marvin Forland, M.D., Chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society at UT Health San Antonio has announced its Class of 2020. Through the Arnold P. Gold Foundation, the honor society promotes humanism as the core of health care. The society recognizes students, residents and faculty who are exemplars of compassionate patient care and who […]

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Researchers ID new class of oral cancer drugs

June 3, 2019
 

Researchers at UT Health San Antonio have identified a potent new class of anti-cancer drugs that target oral cancer cells while leaving other cells unharmed.

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Dr. Tenner named an ASCO health policy leadership fellow

May 29, 2019
 

She is a medical oncologist and assistant professor at the Mays Cancer Center, home to UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer Center.

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Opioid epidemic: A public health failure and one researcher’s personal connection

May 29, 2019
 

Find out more about what Dr. Jennifer Potter calls one of the greatest public health failures of our generation, and what drives her research into substance use disorders.

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Exhibit to focus on Frankenstein, scientific ambition

May 29, 2019
 

A National Library of Medicine traveling exhibition, Frankenstein: Penetrating the Secrets of Nature, will be on display in the Briscoe Library from June 3 to July 13.

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