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Headline News: Schedule doctor appointments now for pediatric asthma   
Posted: Friday, May 30, 2014

While May is Asthma Awareness Month, it also marks the end of the school year for many San Antonio children. Parents and children are thinking less about schoolwork and more about fun in the sun. However, Pamela R. Wood, a pediatrician with UT Kids San Antonio, said May is the perfect time to schedule your child’s annual asthma appointment. While May is Asthma Awareness Month, it also marks the end of the school year for many San Antonio children. Parents and children are thinking less about schoolwork and more about fun in the sun. However, Pamela R. Wood, a pediatrician with UT Kids San Antonio, said May is the perfect time to schedule your child’s annual asthma appointment. .....more»

Headline News: CTRC researchers: More Hispanics needed for cancer trials   
Posted: Friday, May 30, 2014

Hispanics are the fastest-growing demographic group in the U.S. They suffer from major health disparities, including higher rates of cervical, stomach and liver cancer. However, their enrollment in cancer clinical trials is only 3.9 percent. Three UT Health Science Center researchers, including CTRC Director Ian Thompson, M.D., are trying to change that statistic......more»

Headline News: Dr. Nicolas Musi receives $600,000 to study diabetes, gut bacteria   
Posted: Friday, May 30, 2014

The American Diabetes Association has announced $600,000 for a clinical research study led by Nicolas Musi, M.D., director of the Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies. Volunteers are being sought for the study that will examine the impact of food and medications in the development of type 2 diabetes......more»

Headline News: $600,000 awarded to Dr. Paolo Casali for lupus research   
Posted: Friday, May 30, 2014

Mechanisms of action in lupus by drugs called epigenetic modulators are the focus of a new three-year, $600,000 grant by the Alliance for Lupus Research to Paolo Casali, M.D., of the School of Medicine at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio. Only six of these grants are awarded each year......more»

Headline News: Dr. and Mrs. Feingold's gift to benefit School of Dentistry    
Posted: Friday, May 30, 2014

A $250,000 gift from Florida dentist Jeffrey P. Feingold, D.D.S., M.S.D., and his wife, Barbara, will benefit the School of Dentistry at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio and the construction of the Center for Oral Health Care & Research, scheduled to open in July 2015......more»

Headline News: Commencement ceremonies continue on Friday   
Posted: Friday, May 16, 2014

More than 1,000 students will cross the stage May 18 and May 23 through 25 as graduates of the UT Health Science Center San Antonio. About 750 students will be receiving degrees in May, and 265 more will be honored for the degrees they earned from fall 2013 through February of this year as they completed their programs......more»

Headline News: Chancellor Cigarroa recalls special nurses at NAC luncheon   
Posted: Thursday, May 15, 2014

Nursing Advisory Council (NAC) members and guests learned about the impact nurses can have in education, research and patient care from University of Texas System Chancellor Francisco G. Cigarroa, M.D., the keynote speaker at the NAC’s annual luncheon......more»

Headline News: Breast cancer survivors sought for new food plan study   
Posted: Thursday, May 15, 2014

Breast cancer survivors can now join a new study to learn how certain foods may reduce the risk of cancer recurrence. In the study, Rx for Better Breast Health, led by Amelie Ramirez, Dr. P.H., breast cancer survivors will be randomly assigned to one of two groups evaluating different cancer nutrition tools, and recipes that taste good and promote health......more»

Headline News: Myeloma-obesity researchers find possible treatment target   
Posted: Thursday, May 15, 2014

Edward Medina, M.D., Ph.D., and his team know that obesity increases the risk of myeloma, a cancer of plasma cells that accumulate inside the bones. Their research in the journal <em>Leukemia</em> discusses a protective protein, adiponectin, and its regulator, PKA, that could lead to new therapy for myeloma that could be especially important for Hispanics in South Texas......more»

Headline News: Thank you for your donations to the Big Give S.A.   
Posted: Thursday, May 15, 2014

The UT Health Science Center San Antonio was one of 468 community organizations participating May 6 in The Big Give S.A. The 24-hour day of giving raised 21,351 gifts totaling $2,063,733.50 for San Antonio area nonprofit organizations. Thank you for your gifts that will help support the Health Science Center’s missions of research, education, clinical care and community service......more»

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