General News

TPR’s Think Health Science series: Aging with Vitality

February 3, 2017

Texas Public Radio is hosting this event to spotlight our aging population and associated conditions, as well as research that promotes healthy aging.

Improve Health and Delay Aging (Laredo)

February 2, 2017

When 8 a.m. to noon, Saturday, March 4 Where Laredo Regional Campus, 1937 E. Bustamante St., Laredo Details This free event is open to the public and will feature health tips, hands-on demonstrations and guest speaker Dr. Fernando Sanchez, a Laredo neurologist. For more information, visit, call (956) 523-7400 or email Register here

Healio: Combination pioglitazone, exenatide therapy safe, effective in poorly controlled type 2 diabetes

January 25, 2017

In patients with very poorly controlled type 2 diabetes and longstanding disease, combination exenatide plus pioglitazone therapy was superior to a basal/bolus insulin regimen at lowering HbA1c with less hypoglycemia and weight gain, study findings show. Read the full story at Healio

Best of the best: CTRC Annual Report

January 13, 2017

View the Cancer Therapy & Research Center’s 2016 Annual Report.

UT Medicine Hill Country

UT Health Hill Country Dedication

January 12, 2017

When 10 to 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 22 Where 25723 Old Fredericksburg Road, Boerne, Texas 78015 Details Join the UT Health San Antonio team for the dedication and ribbon cutting for our newest location. RSVP by Feb. 16. RSVP to  

The Science and Practice of Mindfulness

January 4, 2017

When Noon to 1 p.m., Monday, Feb. 6 Where MED 309L Details The presenter is Carl Fulwiler, M.D., Ph.D., medical director, Center for Mindfulness in Medicine, Health Care and Society at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. Sponsored by the Center for Medical Humanities & Ethics. Free and open to all. Register here