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Headline News: Book & Author Luncheon grosses nearly $300,000    
Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Nearly 1,100 people — the largest group ever — attended the <em>San Antonio Express News</em> Book & Author Luncheon benefiting the Institute for Drug Development (IDD). Here, School of Medicine Dean Francisco González-Scarano, M.D., (left) asks biographer A. Scott Berg to autograph his new book, “Wilson,” about former U.S. President Woodrow Wilson. .....more»

Headline News: Study in 'Science' IDs clues to better treat parasitic infection   
Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Scientists from the UT Health Science Center San Antonio and Texas Biomedical Research Institute (Texas Biomed) have successfully identified the mutations that result in drug resistance in a parasitic worm that infects 187 million people each year. The researchers’ detailed understanding of the drugs' mechanism of action raises prospects for improved therapies. Philip LoVerde, Ph.D., is one of the corresponding authors of the study in <em>Science</em>. .....more»

Headline News: Dr. Mulrow appointed to CPRIT Oversight Committee   
Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Cynthia Mulrow, M.D., M.Sc., MACP, an adjunct professor in the School of Medicine at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio, has been appointed to the Oversight Committee of the Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT). .....more»

Headline News: Surgery chair to head ACS Trauma Committee   
Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Ronald M. Stewart, M.D., FACS, has been appointed by the Board of Regents of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) as the next chair of the ACS Committee on Trauma. .....more»

Headline News: Henrich, co-authors find no advantage to renal-artery stents   
Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2013

William L. Henrich, M.D., MACP>, a renal specialist who is president of The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, co-authored a multicenter research study published earlier this month in <em>The New England Journal of Medicine</em>. .....more»

Headline News: National ranking: School of Medicine in top 3 for Hispanics   
Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2013

The School of Medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio made the top three best medical schools for Hispanics nationwide in a new ranking in <em>Hispanic Business</em> magazine. Francisco González-Scarano, M.D., is dean of the School of Medicine and vice president for medical affairs at the Health Science Center......more»

Headline News: Author Louise Aronson to speak at the HSC today   
Posted: Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Physician-author Louise Aronson, whose book “A History of the Present Illness” interweaves 16 stories of struggle and perseverance as a portrait of the lives of doctors and patients, will speak Thursday at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio. Following the presentation at 5:30 p.m. will be a reception and book signing. .....more»

Headline News: Laboratory Animal Resources receives full reaccreditation   
Posted: Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Calling the Department of Lab Animal Resource’s (DLAR) procedures for caring for laboratory animals “exemplary,” the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International recently granted the UT Health Science Center San Antonio full reaccreditation......more»

Headline News: Federal grant funds RAHC studies of skin cancer prevention   
Posted: Wednesday, November 13, 2013

AUT Health Science Center San Antonio researcher at the Regional Academic Health Center (RAHC) is studying a potential mechanism to prevent skin cancer, thanks to a recently awarded $1.6 million federal grant. Future discoveries by Dae Joon Kim, Ph.D., could promote the development of drugs to complement existing cancer treatment, especially in skin cancer......more»

Headline News: Students learn about health professions at HSC Science Expo   
Posted: Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Nearly 1,300 high school and college students from throughout South Texas got a close-up look at different medical, health care and research professions at the Health Professions Fair & Science Expo held Nov. 9 at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio. The event features a variety of hands-on activities. Here Ally Bocanegra, from Pharr-San Juan-Alamo High School, dissects a sheep heart. .....more»

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