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December
  • Friday, December 20, 2002
    PREMIEre Program celebrates 21st reunion   

  • Friday, December 20, 2002
    In Memoriam   

  • Friday, December 20, 2002
    SECC drive hailed as success   

  • Friday, December 20, 2002
    Videoconference on aging scheduled for Jan. 13   

  • Friday, December 20, 2002
    Art exhibit scheduled through Dec. 31   

  • Friday, December 20, 2002
    HSC employees, students show spirit of giving at annual holiday reception   

  • Friday, December 20, 2002
    Diabetes discussed at School of Nursing breakfast   

  • Friday, December 20, 2002
    SA psychiatrist leads international human genetics training program   

  • Friday, December 20, 2002
    Cigarroa gives state of the university address   

  • Friday, December 20, 2002
    Leukemia drug appears to stop cancer spread to bone   

  • Friday, December 13, 2002
    IRB pre-review deadline changes   

  • Friday, December 13, 2002
    Applause   

  • Friday, December 13, 2002
    2002 Language Resource Directory available   

  • Friday, December 13, 2002
    When dangerous weather strikes, call 567-SNOW   

  • Friday, December 13, 2002
    Auscultation of the Heart Brown Bag Study Group   

  • Friday, December 13, 2002
    IS Open House wows guests with gadgets   

  • Friday, December 13, 2002
    S.A. scientists hook up to high-speed Internet connections   

  • Friday, December 13, 2002
    Paper in Science shows BRCA2 controls damage to DNA   

  • Friday, December 13, 2002
    HSC recognizes violence prevention advocate   

  • Friday, December 13, 2002
    HSC honored for excellence in Hispanic higher education   

  • Friday, December 06, 2002
    Employee Holiday Reception set for Dec. 10   

  • Friday, December 06, 2002
    Computer Store offers gift ideas for home, office   

  • Friday, December 06, 2002
    Innovations in Latino Tobacco Prevention videoconference is Dec. 10   

  • Friday, December 06, 2002
    Briscoe Library open 24 hours Dec. 8-13    

  • Friday, December 06, 2002
    ITG program announces grant recipients, begins 2003 application process   

  • Friday, December 06, 2002
    Former U.S. surgeon general to give 1st Bryant Lecture   

  • Friday, December 06, 2002
    Trees saved as UTHSC grows   

  • Friday, December 06, 2002
    Experts gather in S.A. to celebrate podiatry residency program’s 30th anniversary, speak at annual Diabetic Foot Update   

  • Friday, December 06, 2002
    Cigarroa to give State of the University Address Dec. 9   

  • Thursday, December 05, 2002
    Breast Cancer Symposium set for Dec. 11-14   

  • Thursday, December 05, 2002
    Delta Alpha chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International to induct new members Dec. 11   


  • November
  • Monday, November 25, 2002
    Applause   

  • Monday, November 25, 2002
    First Legislative Forum scheduled for Dec. 4   

  • Monday, November 25, 2002
    Instrumentation services' Open House scheduled for Dec. 4   

  • Monday, November 25, 2002
    Tie One On for Safety   

  • Monday, November 25, 2002
    Angel Tree program ends Dec. 6   

  • Monday, November 25, 2002
    Auscultation of the Heart Brown Bag Study Group   

  • Monday, November 25, 2002
    Diabetes study seeks volunteers   

  • Monday, November 25, 2002
    Christopher Reeve - a super man at the UTHSC   

  • Monday, November 25, 2002
    First American woman astronaut to speak at UTHSC   

  • Monday, November 25, 2002
    New collaborative center focuses on HIV/AIDS   

  • Monday, November 25, 2002
    President's Council awards more than $260,000 to UTHSC programs   

  • Thursday, November 21, 2002
    Surplus/obsolete equipment auction set for Dec. 7   

  • Thursday, November 21, 2002
    Regional Academic Health Center Web page wins award   

  • Thursday, November 21, 2002
    Texa$aver program offers new opportunity to save for retirement   

  • Thursday, November 21, 2002
    Presidential Employee Excellence in Service Awards committee seeks nominations   

  • Thursday, November 21, 2002
    UTHSC Hispanic Enrollment highest in 5 years   

  • Thursday, November 21, 2002
    Employees protect themselves against flu   

  • Thursday, November 21, 2002
    Masters takes reins of national society   

  • Thursday, November 21, 2002
    Nurse shortage is topic of discussion at School of Nursing   

  • Thursday, November 21, 2002
    START Center researcher seeks to smoke out genes for nicotene dependence   

  • Thursday, November 21, 2002
    Genetic mutation increases risk of dementia in HIV patients, HSC study indicates   

  • Tuesday, November 19, 2002
    19th Annual Hollers Memorial Lectureship set for Nov. 22   

  • Friday, November 08, 2002
    Competency-based education workshop set for Nov. 21   

  • Friday, November 08, 2002
    HSC employees spread goodwill through volunteer activities   

  • Friday, November 08, 2002
    Dickens festival supports scholarships   

  • Friday, November 08, 2002
    Ramamurthy becomes BCMS's first female president   

  • Friday, November 08, 2002
    NIA funds add up for Dr. Palmer   

  • Friday, November 08, 2002
    UTHSC, Incarnate Word receive nurse training grants   

  • Friday, November 08, 2002
    Can cutting calories lead to a longer life?   

  • Sunday, November 03, 2002
    Dental Outpatient Clinic selects Employee of the Quarter   

  • Sunday, November 03, 2002
    Harvard scholar is featured speaker at annual Townsend lecture   

  • Sunday, November 03, 2002
    Philip A. Deffer, Sr., M.D., Lecture set for Nov. 14   

  • Sunday, November 03, 2002
    Spurs tickets on sale   

  • Sunday, November 03, 2002
    Student Life Open House set for Nov. 6   

  • Sunday, November 03, 2002
    Verghese reading to benefit SAAF   

  • Sunday, November 03, 2002
    Ph.D. candidate awarded for fetal alcohol syndrome research   

  • Sunday, November 03, 2002
    Radiological terrorist attack is topic of symposium   

  • Sunday, November 03, 2002
    Office of External Affairs team sweeps national awards   

  • Sunday, November 03, 2002
    Youngers earns prestigious NCURA honor   


  • October
  • Friday, October 25, 2002
    Stedman reels in a big one   

  • Friday, October 25, 2002
    IRB pre-review deadline changes   

  • Friday, October 25, 2002
    Deadline to apply for Small Grants Program is Nov. 1   

  • Friday, October 25, 2002
    UTHSC mentoring program seeks volunteers   

  • Friday, October 25, 2002
    HUB Vendor Fair scheduled for Nov. 5   

  • Friday, October 25, 2002
    Flu shots available on campus   

  • Friday, October 25, 2002
    Center for Violence Prevention to hold Open House Oct. 30   

  • Friday, October 25, 2002
    Grant funds MESA Center research   

  • Friday, October 25, 2002
    Bartter GCRC celebrates grant, 20th anniversary   

  • Friday, October 25, 2002
    New faculty enhance START's addiction research efforts   

  • Wednesday, October 23, 2002
    Dr. Milka Mukhova Montiel celebrates retirement   

  • Wednesday, October 23, 2002
    When dangerous weather strikes, call 567-SNOW   

  • Wednesday, October 23, 2002
    MCAT preparation course available on campus   

  • Wednesday, October 23, 2002
    Alternatives to Hormone Replacement Therapy   

  • Wednesday, October 23, 2002
    Orientation to Multimedia Lecterns   

  • Wednesday, October 23, 2002
    Three employees to represent UTHSC on UT System Employee Advisory Council   

  • Wednesday, October 23, 2002
    Health Science Center receives major support for mental health research   

  • Wednesday, October 23, 2002
    Patient receives artery-growing medicine injected through catheter   

  • Wednesday, October 16, 2002
    Book Fair   

  • Wednesday, October 16, 2002
    Satellite downlink to address distance education challenges   

  • Wednesday, October 16, 2002
    Student’s volunteerism recognized internationally   

  • Wednesday, October 16, 2002
    AAAP brings buprenorphine training to San Antonio   

  • Wednesday, October 16, 2002
    Record number of posters presented at Medical Student Research Day   

  • Wednesday, October 16, 2002
    First Presidential Distinguished Lecture hailed as major success    

  • Wednesday, October 16, 2002
    Nursing Advisory Council members appointed    

  • Wednesday, October 16, 2002
    Dr. Cigarroa lauds Senator Zaffirini’s leadership in advancing health care and education in Texas   

  • Friday, October 11, 2002
    Nursing shortage is topic of meeting at School of Nursing Oct. 15   

  • Thursday, October 10, 2002
    First broad-based faculty/staff campaign began in September   

  • Thursday, October 10, 2002
    Food drive is under way   

  • Thursday, October 10, 2002
    Blankmeyer named to United Way post   

  • Thursday, October 10, 2002
    New program invites scientists to protect patentable ideas   

  • Thursday, October 10, 2002
    Dr. Schenken named new chair of obstetrics and gynecology    

  • Thursday, October 10, 2002
    Dr. Cigarroa praises Cong. Bonilla as champion of medical research and education   


  • September
  • Friday, September 27, 2002
    Fun had by all at annual HSC Picnic   

  • Friday, September 27, 2002
    Whitson receives Ford Fellowship for minorities   

  • Friday, September 27, 2002
    Cigarroa appointed to HHS preparedness panel   

  • Friday, September 27, 2002
    Magazine ranks Palmaz® stent among ‘10 Patents That Changed World’   

  • Thursday, September 26, 2002
    We will never forget: HSC community unites on 9-11   

  • Wednesday, September 25, 2002
    In Memoriam   

  • Tuesday, September 24, 2002
    Pauerstein retires after 34 years in obstetrics and gynecology   

  • Tuesday, September 24, 2002
    IACUC application approval policies change   

  • Tuesday, September 24, 2002
    SECC drive features fun events Oct. 18, 22   

  • Tuesday, September 24, 2002
    23rd Annual Conference on Aging set for Sept. 27, 28   

  • Tuesday, September 24, 2002
    Ramamurthy advocates for physicians   

  • Tuesday, September 24, 2002
    3rd Annual Childhood Injury Prevention Conference set for Sept. 26-27   

  • Tuesday, September 24, 2002
    Cigarroa announces restorative dentistry chairman   

  • Tuesday, September 24, 2002
    Twin genes on chromosome 3 have ability to put kibosh on some cancers, experiments show   

  • Tuesday, September 24, 2002
    School of Nursing tackles nursing shortage with increased enrollment    

  • Friday, September 13, 2002
    Volunteers needed for Science Expo 2002   

  • Friday, September 13, 2002
    Volunteers needed for Science Expo 2002   

  • Friday, September 13, 2002
    Early hospitals are topic of Sept. 18 presentation   

  • Friday, September 13, 2002
    Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Week on campus   

  • Friday, September 13, 2002
    Van Remmen appointed to AGE board of directors   

  • Friday, September 13, 2002
    Nearly 300 training for Ph.D. at Health Science Center   

  • Monday, September 09, 2002
    First Presidential Distinguished Lecture set for Sept. 20    

  • Friday, September 06, 2002
    Nominations for Teaching Excellence Awards being accepted   

  • Friday, September 06, 2002
    Register for 26th annual UTEC   

  • Friday, September 06, 2002
    Women’s Health: Empowering You conference set for Sept. 21   

  • Friday, September 06, 2002
    Health Science Center employee recognition programs change, improve   

  • Friday, September 06, 2002
    White elected president of international AMEHS   

  • Friday, September 06, 2002
    Schneider will take the TAFP helm   

  • Friday, September 06, 2002
    Latino Health Summit held at Health Science Center    

  • Friday, September 06, 2002
    Let Freedom Ring: HSC to hold 9-11 memorial service    


  • August
  • Friday, August 30, 2002
    Use caution when driving through construction areas   

  • Friday, August 30, 2002
    Dyer recognized by Texas Space Grant Consortium   

  • Friday, August 30, 2002
    HSC technology improves recovery for burn victims    

  • Friday, August 30, 2002
    Former HCOP student helps students realize dreams of careers in health care   

  • Friday, August 30, 2002
    Senate Subcommittee on Border Affairs meets at HSC   

  • Friday, August 30, 2002
    Lions Low Vision Center announced at Health Science Center   

  • Thursday, August 29, 2002
    Deadline to process FY 2002 GSRs is Aug. 30   

  • Friday, August 23, 2002
    Phi Beta Kappa Association seeks members   

  • Friday, August 23, 2002
    Learn how to use interactive equipment   

  • Friday, August 23, 2002
    Program helps dental patients relax   

  • Friday, August 23, 2002
    Prosthodontics supplies athletes with free mouthguards   

  • Friday, August 23, 2002
    Cavazos is named NINDS reviewer   

  • Friday, August 23, 2002
    Study examines new test for early stage melanoma   

  • Friday, August 23, 2002
    Ruiz receives $1.5 million NIH grant   

  • Friday, August 23, 2002
    Rothberg captures LBJ Research Award   

  • Thursday, August 15, 2002
    Faculty members benefit from PREF   

  • Thursday, August 15, 2002
    Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Award is accepting nominations   

  • Thursday, August 15, 2002
    HSC Picnic set for Sept. 6   

  • Thursday, August 15, 2002
    Stealth Gerontology™ in-service applauded   

  • Thursday, August 15, 2002
    Task force addresses health care   

  • Thursday, August 15, 2002
    HSC faculty members receive Welch Foundation grants   

  • Thursday, August 15, 2002
    First summer institute on evidence-based practice hailed as success   

  • Thursday, August 15, 2002
    Cigarroa brothers receive 2003 Laredo honor   

  • Friday, August 09, 2002
    Presidential Clinical Excellence Awards Committee calls for nominations   

  • Friday, August 09, 2002
    Race to beat cancer scheduled for Sept. 14   

  • Friday, August 09, 2002
    CACTUS team to implement PeopleSoft financial components   

  • Friday, August 09, 2002
    Freeman lecture set for Aug. 21   

  • Friday, August 09, 2002
    Women needed for urinary incontinence study    

  • Friday, August 09, 2002
    National Medical Association honors Johnson   

  • Friday, August 09, 2002
    Ferrer receives prestigious foundation award    

  • Friday, August 09, 2002
    HSC employees celebrate birthdays with president   

  • Friday, August 02, 2002
    Voucher deadlines set   

  • Friday, August 02, 2002
    Could new class of pain relievers be on horizon?    

  • Friday, August 02, 2002
    Richardson joins aging institute’s Board of Counselors   

  • Friday, August 02, 2002
    Marciniak selected to receive $450,000 Beeson Award   

  • Friday, August 02, 2002
    Grant funds mitochondrial DNA damage research    

  • Friday, August 02, 2002
    Keller appointed interim dean of School of Nursing   


  • July
  • Wednesday, July 31, 2002
    A colorful beginning   

  • Wednesday, July 31, 2002
    Select medical insurance plan carefully   

  • Wednesday, July 31, 2002
    General stores sets dates for orders, inventory   

  • Tuesday, July 30, 2002
    Deadline to renew parking permit is Aug. 31   

  • Tuesday, July 30, 2002
    UTHSC bids farewell to Dean Allan   

  • Tuesday, July 30, 2002
    Pathology department recognizes top students   

  • Tuesday, July 30, 2002
    Chatterjee receives Graduate School teaching honor   

  • Tuesday, July 30, 2002
    Kleberg Foundation donates nearly $1.5 million to HSC   

  • Tuesday, July 30, 2002
    HSC invention puts time on your side   

  • Thursday, July 18, 2002
    Volunteers needed for Type 2 diabetes study    

  • Thursday, July 18, 2002
    Video teleconference service available   

  • Thursday, July 18, 2002
    Refrigeration repair services available through UTHSC   

  • Thursday, July 18, 2002
    Annual Enrollment ends July 31   

  • Thursday, July 18, 2002
    NIH funds Pliszka’s ADHD research   

  • Thursday, July 18, 2002
    Mandatory training scheduled in August   

  • Thursday, July 18, 2002
    Health Science Center, UHS welcome new residents   

  • Thursday, July 18, 2002
    Verghese is new director of medical humanities-ethics center   

  • Thursday, July 18, 2002
    New Center for Integrative Health to focus on alternative medicine research, education   

  • Tuesday, July 16, 2002
    Open Enrollment ends July 31   

  • Tuesday, July 16, 2002
    HHMI funding available    

  • Tuesday, July 16, 2002
    Teaching Workshop set for Aug. 13   

  • Tuesday, July 16, 2002
    Timboe returns to alma mater to work on homeland defense, other issues   

  • Tuesday, July 16, 2002
    Olson becomes third dean of Graduate School   

  • Friday, July 12, 2002
    SAHS receives special delivery   

  • Friday, July 12, 2002
    Bhandari receives the VA Research Career Development award   

  • Friday, July 12, 2002
    Shelledy is Specialty Practitioner of the Year   

  • Friday, July 12, 2002
    New Center for Integrative Health to focus on alternative medicine research, education   

  • Friday, July 12, 2002
    Mayor visits UTHSC   

  • Friday, July 05, 2002
    OIS Open House set for July 10   

  • Friday, July 05, 2002
    Yudof appointed chancellor   

  • Friday, July 05, 2002
    Summer institute to focus on evidence-based practice   

  • Friday, July 05, 2002
    FCM Research Day represents a passing of the torch    

  • Friday, July 05, 2002
    Porteous' research earns top honors   

  • Friday, July 05, 2002
    Students learn safety, rescue procedures   

  • Friday, July 05, 2002
    SABOR participants, researchers meet for prostate cancer update    


  • June
  • Friday, June 28, 2002
    Second annual Medical Student Research Day set for Sept. 17   

  • Friday, June 28, 2002
    Chaudhuri presents nuclear medicine research   

  • Friday, June 28, 2002
    ABOG elects Schenken as division director   

  • Friday, June 28, 2002
    UTHSC programs capture state environment award   

  • Friday, June 28, 2002
    Ambassador Scholars recognized   

  • Friday, June 28, 2002
    Mexican Americans less likely to receive hip replacements, study shows   

  • Thursday, June 27, 2002
    Fernandez retires   

  • Thursday, June 27, 2002
    Nursing faculty participate in first National Hispanic Nurses’ Day   

  • Thursday, June 27, 2002
    Cancer research symposium set for July 12   

  • Thursday, June 27, 2002
    Watercolor paintings on display in HSC auditorium   

  • Thursday, June 27, 2002
    UTHSC earns Environmental Excellence Award   

  • Thursday, June 20, 2002
    Making changes to benefits plan is easy with online system    

  • Thursday, June 20, 2002
    TMA honors Thyagarajan for placing students in HSC summer programs   

  • Thursday, June 20, 2002
    UTHSC prepares incoming dental students    

  • Thursday, June 20, 2002
    Kudolo’s Ginkgo biloba work earns top honors   

  • Thursday, June 20, 2002
    Department of medicine hosts successful research day   

  • Thursday, June 20, 2002
    Health Science Center, ATSDR join forces in environmental health education   

  • Thursday, June 20, 2002
    Web cast of Yudof press conference available June 21   

  • Tuesday, June 18, 2002
    Brown bag luncheon to focus on payments to foreign speakers, contractors    

  • Friday, June 14, 2002
    Family and community medicine gears up for Research Day    

  • Friday, June 14, 2002
    First SAHS Research Day hailed as success   

  • Friday, June 14, 2002
    National program improves care for mental health patients   

  • Friday, June 14, 2002
    Graduates celebrate new beginnings   

  • Friday, June 14, 2002
    UT Board of Regents green-lights new master’s degrees   

  • Friday, June 14, 2002
    Diaz named VP for governmental relations   

  • Thursday, June 13, 2002
    39th Annual Pediatrics for Practitioners Teaching Conference is June 21-23   

  • Thursday, June 13, 2002
    Microsoft experts on campus June 18   

  • Thursday, June 13, 2002
    Evidence of Insurability applications available until June 28   

  • Thursday, June 13, 2002
    List of HSC university-wide standing committees available on Web   

  • Friday, June 07, 2002
    The Parman House Conference Center   

  • Friday, June 07, 2002
    Advertising for Research Study Participants   

  • Friday, June 07, 2002
    Briscoe Library normal hours in effect   

  • Friday, June 07, 2002
    No Parking on Sid Katz   

  • Friday, June 07, 2002
    Bioterrorism Speakers Bureau   

  • Friday, June 07, 2002
    MWS launches new Web site   

  • Friday, June 07, 2002
    PREF funding available to faculty   

  • Friday, June 07, 2002
    Information on Texas-Mexico border health-related activities sought   

  • Friday, June 07, 2002
    Summer program in geriatrics and gerontology offered June 3-7   

  • Friday, June 07, 2002
    Furnishings updated in many classrooms on campus   

  • Friday, June 07, 2002
    Events highlight Optical Imaging Center meeting   

  • Friday, June 07, 2002
    Employee benefits plans to change in September   

  • Friday, June 07, 2002
    Business Journal to honor trio of HSC faculty   

  • Friday, June 07, 2002
    WFA honors graduate student leaders   

  • Friday, June 07, 2002
    Positively Aging® program makes waves among U.S. educators   

  • Friday, June 07, 2002
    UTHSC faculty awarded grants from SAAF   

  • Friday, June 07, 2002
    Faculty, students participate in softball game   

  • Friday, June 07, 2002
    Benefits Fair is July 2, 3, 17   

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