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National Pain Report: New directions for painkiller research

August 31, 2016
 

Health Science Center study suggests targeting opioid receptors outside the brain to reduce side effects.

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Zika research

Texas Public Radio: Scientists battling Zika in the lab

August 30, 2016
 

A lab at the Health Science Center conducting important research into the Zika virus.

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UT Dentistry opens Sleep Disorders Center

August 30, 2016
 

UT Dentistry has opened a new Sleep Disorders Center for the thousands of people with various conditions that adversely affect a good night’s sleep.

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All PA studies graduates pass national certifying exam for third year

August 26, 2016
 

For the third consecutive year, 100 percent of the graduates from the Physician Assistant (PA) Studies program at the School of Health Professions have passed the Physician Assistant National Certifying Exam (PANCE) at first attempt. The department’s five-year first-time taker pass rate averages at 95 percent in comparison to the national average of 94 percent. […]

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Chair of the Department of Health Sciences selected

August 26, 2016
 

Donna (De De) Gardner, MSHP, RRT, FAARC, FACCP has been appointed as the new Chair of the Department of Health Sciences for the School of Health Professions, effective immediately.

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Health Science Center, UTSA gain $4.6 million for cancer research

August 25, 2016
 

The Center for Innovative Drug Discovery (CIDD), a joint program of the UT Health Science Center San Antonio and The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA), is receiving a $4,598,728 grant from the Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT).

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