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Dr. Henrich: Studies of Alzheimer’s and brain diseases vital for Texas

January 14, 2019
 

The following guest column appeared in the San Antonio Express-News on Jan. 14. By William L. Henrich, M.D., MACP “The brain is the organ of destiny. It holds within its humming mechanism secrets that will determine the future of the human race.” — Wilder Penfield, American-Canadian neurosurgeon (1891-1976) The healthy brain solves problems, triumphs over […]

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MHI lecture: A doctor-soldier tells his story

October 19, 2018
 

Hear a doctor-soldier-author tell his story at the annual Military Health Institute Distinguished Lecture at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 24, in Holly Auditorium.

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Head of Defense Health Agency visits UT Health San Antonio

September 17, 2018
 

Dr. Bono, a trauma surgeon and San Antonio native, touched on the need for medical leaders to be responsive to the fast pace of change and dealing with complex organizations.

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BioMed SA honors lifesaving military medicine innovations of Drs. Peterson, Pruitt

September 17, 2018
 

Sept. 13 was a banner night for UT Health San Antonio faculty Alan L. Peterson, Ph.D., ABPP, and Basil A. Pruitt Jr., M.D., as BioMed SA presented them with its top awards for the year. In front of an audience of 500 at The Vista at Valero, Dr. Peterson received the 2018 Award for Innovation […]

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Dr. Leykum to head new VA center of excellence

September 12, 2018
 

She is professor of medicine and chief of the Division of General and Hospital Medicine, and is associated with the South Texas Veterans Health Care System.

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The Long School of Medicine at 50: Incredible changes, incredible alumni and incredible students

September 11, 2018
 

As part of an ongoing, yearlong celebration, we interviewed three active faculty, two founding faculty, a distinguished alumnus and a medical student about what the school’s milestone means to them.

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