High School Programs


AHEC alumni celebrate successes, look to future

January 4, 2017
 

Alumni of the Area Health Education Center (AHEC) of the Mid Rio Grande Border Area recently gathered in Laredo to celebrate their successes and commitment to higher education.

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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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Giant periodic-table unveiled

KENS 5: Giant periodic table unveiled

March 3, 2016
 

Graduate students from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and the Voelcker Biosciences Teacher Academy are working with more than 100 K-12 schools in the San Antonio area to create what is believed to be the largest periodic table in the world.

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OT students, Boys, Girls Club

Students introduce health care fields to Boys and Girls Club

February 17, 2016
 

More than 50 Health Science Center students from the schools of medicine, nursing, dentistry and health professions participated last month in a four-day health care careers pilot program with the Boys and Girls Club of San Antonio. The program, the first partnership of its kind between the Health Science Center and the STEM program of […]

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High school student saves life with CPR

News 4: High school student assists in saving life

January 29, 2016
 

Eight students at Madison High School are enrolled in the EMT program. The program is a partnership between Northeast ISD, the UT Health Science Center, and the San Antonio Fire Department. The curriculum requires each student spend three eight-hour shifts with San Antonio EMS and inside the University Hospital emergency department. Graciele Aguilar says she has always […]

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