Aging

San Antonio Express-News: A ‘champion’ for dementia patients: San Antonio researcher has dedicated her life to treating Alzheimer’s

September 13, 2021
 

This profile of Dr. Sudha Seshadri, Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases/Neurology, was promoted on the front page of the San Antonio Express-News on Sept. 12. Read story



David Gius receives UT System award to advance research on aging and breast cancer

September 10, 2021
 

David Gius, MD, PhD, has been awarded a $1.6 million UT System Faculty STARs award to support his research on aging and breast cancer.



Healio News: NIA expands Alzheimer’s disease research center network

September 10, 2021
 

This Healio News story is about the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, in partnership with The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, being named a new National Institute on Aging-designated Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center. Read story


Alzheimer's written in wooden cubes on a table

UT Health San Antonio selected as NIA Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center

September 9, 2021
 

UT Health San Antonio and The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley are joining 32 other centers in the national network, which the NIA established in 1984 to promote research collaboration, encourage data sharing and open science, and offer information and clinical trials for patients and families affected by Alzheimer’s and related dementias.



San Antonio Report: UT Health San Antonio, UT Rio Grande Valley designated Texas’ only national Alzheimer’s research center

September 9, 2021
 

This San Antonio Report story is about the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, in partnership with The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, announcing it has been named a new National Institute on Aging-designated Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center. Read story


Fox 7 Austin: Denver requires city workers in ‘high risk’ areas to get vaccinated

August 3, 2021
 

Dr. Sudha Seshadri, Neurology/Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases, discussed a study of older adults in Argentina that showed a surprising amount of dementia-like changes in memory and thinking for at least six months after contracting COVID-19. Watch story