Brain Diseases

Yahoo! Finance: UT Health Science Center San Antonio, UT Rio Grande Valley selected as NIA Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center

September 24, 2021

This Yahoo! Finance article is about UT Health San Antonio and The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, working in close collaboration, being announced as a new National Institute on Aging-designated Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center. Read story

Sudha Seshadri, MD

UT Health San Antonio researcher dedicates life to transforming Alzheimer’s care and seeking cures

September 20, 2021

Sudha Seshadri, MD, professor of neurology and the founding director of the Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases, has a superb reputation in both science and clinical care and is a recognized thought leader in Alzheimer’s disease.

Alzheimer’s News Today: NIH funds 2 new centers joining Alzheimer’s Research Network

September 17, 2021

UT Health San Antonio’s new designation as an Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center is mentioned in this story. Read story

San Antonio Express-News: Solving mysteries of the mind: UT Health San Antonio institute, brain bank earns national status

September 16, 2021

This story was published by the San Antonio Express-News on Sept. 15, 2021. By Laura Garcia, Staff writer More than 100 donated brains are carefully stored at UT Health Science Center San Antonio, where researchers hope they can help solve one of mankind’s deepest medical mysteries — how the brain works. Dr. Sudha Seshadri, a […]

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

September 13, 2021

This story was published by the San Antonio Express-News on Sept. 10, 2021. By Lauren Caruba, Staff writer From an early age, Dr. Sudha Seshadri wanted to understand the human brain, and why its functions sometimes go terribly awry. Throughout her childhood in India, she watched her mother’s health deteriorate from an unidentified neurological disease […]

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.