Education


Students explore culture, health care, in Colombia

March 23, 2017
 

Students from UT Health San Antonio expanded their world view March 11-18 by experiencing the culture–and the health care system–in Colombia.

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Match Day March 17 offers medical students a look into their future

March 10, 2017
 

On March 17, more than 200 medical students from UT Health San Antonio™ (formerly the UT Health Science Center San Antonio) will stand on stage in front of their classmates, family, friends and faculty members to open an envelope revealing their future. It’s a dramatic but festive occasion for the students, who are wrapping up a rigorous four years of medical education and will now learn where across the U.S. they will go for their medical residency.

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UT Health San Antonio endorses HPV vaccination

January 11, 2017
 

The Cancer Therapy & Research Center (CTRC) of UT Health San Antonio is uniting today, Jan. 11, with all the other National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated cancer centers in the U.S. in issuing a joint statement urging parents to have their children immunized against human papillomavirus (HPV) and encouraging physicians to recommend it.

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John Rugh, Ph.D., receives national dental honor

December 7, 2016
 

John Rugh, Ph.D., from the School of Dentistry at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio, recently received the Evidence-Based Dentistry Faculty Award for accomplished faculty members. It is a joint award from the American Dental Association and the American Association of Dental Research.

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Nursing students offer visiting high school students the opportunity to listen to sounds within the body using a simulation manikin.

Science Expo’s hands-on activities draw 1,500 high school, college students

November 14, 2016
 

More than 1,500 high school and college students from San Antonio and throughout Texas attended the Health Professions Fair & Science Expo Nov. 12 at the UT Health San Antonio.

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Science Expo Nov. 12 will give 1,500 teens a hands-on introduction to health careers

November 10, 2016
 

Approximately 1,500 high school and college students from throughout South Texas will learn how to perform dissections, intubate manikins, start an intravenous (IV) line and much more at the Health Professions Fair and Science Expo of the UT Health Science Center San Antonio. The event will be held on Saturday, Nov. 12, at the UT Health Science Center campus, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive.

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