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Study tracks unpredictability of domestic violence

April 18, 2019
 

The unpredictability of violence is sometimes a stronger predictor of a woman’s health outcomes than violence frequency and severity.

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Business Journal honors four from UT Health as Health Care Heroes

April 1, 2019
 

Four UT Health San Antonio faculty members have been honored as Health Care Heroes by the San Antonio Business Journal. The annual awards recognize outstanding achievements by people in the local health care industry. In all, 21 members of the health care community were recognized across eight categories. Winners in the Education category were Kevin […]

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News 4: Asher’s Avengers: hospital helps young boy fighting rare cancer

March 27, 2019
 

“Asher has a cancer called Rhabdomyosarcoma,” says Dr. Aaron Sugalski of UT Health San Antonio. “It’s a cancer of the muscles, and his happens to be located in one of the muscles right behind his eye.” Read the story

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UPDATE: In memoriam: Basil A. Pruitt Jr., M.D.

March 18, 2019
 

Basil A. Pruitt Jr., M.D., FACS, a renowned surgeon known as one of the founding fathers of modern trauma and burn medicine, died March 17. He was 88.

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Sociologist, author Alondra Nelson to deliver Bryant lecture

March 15, 2019
 

Alondra Nelson, Ph.D., professor of sociology at Columbia University, will deliver the Frank Bryant Jr., M.D., Memorial Distinguished Lecture on the implications of technological advancements in DNA testing. The lecture, free and open to the public, is at noon, Tuesday, March 19, in Holly Auditorium. A reception and book signing will follow the lecture. Register […]

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The thrill of Match Day 2019

March 15, 2019
 

Match Day is a rite of passage when graduating medical students throughout the U.S. find out where their residency training will take them.

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