Cardiovascular Disease

Men’s Health: How to prevent the widowmaker, the mother of all heart attacks

August 8, 2018

Dr. Steven Bailey, a professor in the Division of Cardiology, is quoted in the story. Click here to read

KENS 5: Real Men Wear Gowns: Heart Disease Awareness Month

February 5, 2018

February 1 marks the start of Heart Disease Awareness Month. According to a 2015 report, heart disease is the No. 1 killer in the state of Texas. Watch the full story at KENS 5


Voelcker Fund approves $2.3 million for UT Health research

June 16, 2017

Trustees of the Max and Minnie Tomerlin Voelcker Fund have approved more than $2.3 million in new research funding for rising investigators at The University of Texas Health Science Center, now called UT Health San Antonio.

PR Newswire: In Children’s Heart Disease: Decreasing Wound Infection Rates, Measuring Outcomes, Refining Clinical Tools

February 19, 2017

For the twentieth year, pediatric cardiology researchers and clinicians from multiple centers worldwide are sharing their findings at a large conference sponsored by the Cardiac Center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Cardiology 2017, the 20th Annual Update on Pediatric and Congenital Cardiovascular Disease, meets Feb. 22 to Feb. 26 in Orlando. Read the full story […]

Love Run 5K Feb. 4 to benefit UT Health nursing students, American Cancer Society

February 3, 2017

February is American Heart Month. To promote health and wellness in the community, UT Health San Antonio’s Student Success Center and the accelerated BSN nursing class of 2017 are holding the UT Health Love Run 5K at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 4.

KENS 5: Real Men Wear Gowns: Difficulties with the mitral valve

January 20, 2017

February is National Heart Month, and heart disease is the No. 1 killer in America. Watch the full story at KENS 5