We Can Stop the Spread

Rivard Report: Officials: Coronavirus surge brings ‘disturbing’ rise in COVID-19 patients

June 19, 2020

UT Health San Antonio launched a public education initiative to highlight the science behind face masks as being integral to protecting people from contracting the coronavirus. Multiple studies have proven the effectiveness of wearing masks to reduce the spread of COVID-19. “This is not fear-mongering,” said Dr. Ruth Berggren, an infectious diseases specialist and internal […]


News 4: UT Health San Antonio president says that ‘everyone should be wearing a mask’

June 18, 2020

William L. Henrich, MD, MACP, the president of UT Health San Antonio, issued a statement to residents calling them to intensify their commitment to safe medical behaviors over the recent increase in coronavirus cases. In a press release, Henrich said, “As health care leaders, we are committed to our patients and communities during this pandemic,” […]



We Can Stop the Spread

June 16, 2020

President William L. Henrich, MD, MACP, says we can stop the spread of COVID-19 and urges people to rededicate themselves to wearing face masks, social distancing and good hand hygiene. In this KSAT 12 Q&A, Dr. Henrich discusses the recent surge in cases and shares some important reminders to help stop the spread.



KSAT 12: Third wave of COVID-19 cases expected this fall, UT Health San Antonio president warns

June 16, 2020

Dr. Henrich urges the public to rededicate itself to masking, social distancing and good hand hygiene to stop the spread of COVID-19.


KSAT 12 Q&A: Dr. William Henrich of UT Health San Antonio

June 16, 2020

President William L. Henrich, MD, MACP, discusses the recent surge of coronavirus cases in the community with KSAT 12 anchors, Steve Spriester and Myra Arthur. Dr. Henrich urges people to rededicate themselves to masking, social distancing and good hand hygiene to stop the spread of COVID-19. Watch the Q&A.  


KENS 5 Medical Minute: Thinking about seeing your dentist? An expert weighs in.

June 11, 2020

Peter Loomer, DDS, PhD, dean of the School of Dentistry at UT Health San Antonio, explains why it’s safe and important to resume dental appointments. Medical Minute is a collaboration between UT Health San Antonio and KENS 5. Watch video