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.

MD Magazine: Existing Data Has Researchers Optimistic about Reslizumab for Severe Asthma

October 5, 2016

Despite caveats, exceptions, and a need for more information, researchers are enthusiastic about reslizumab, a treatment for patients with uncontrolled asthma who have exhausted other possibilities. Read the full story at MD Magazine

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UT Medicine among elite centers invited to join Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Care Center Network

January 5, 2016

UT Medicine San Antonio is now a member of the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation’s PFF Care Center Network. This designation recognizes UT Medicine as a leader in providing the highest quality of care for pulmonary fibrosis patients in South and Central Texas.

New COPD websites help patients, family members and health care providers learn best ways to treat chronic illness

November 13, 2014

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, commonly referred to as COPD, is a chronic lung disease that makes it difficult to breathe and usually worsens over time.

Lung cancer screenings detect problems earlier, save lives

November 6, 2014

An estimated 224,000 new cases of lung and bronchial cancer will be diagnosed in Americans this year, and the disease is expected to kill 159,000.

UT Medicine doctor improves treatment of COPD

October 15, 2012

Pulmonologist helps create new international guidelines for lung disease