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December
  • Tuesday, December 20, 2011
    Taking a timeout can help avoid child abuse    

  • Tuesday, December 20, 2011
    Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio awards $336,000   

  • Tuesday, December 20, 2011
    Dr. Folli’s study could impact treatment for type 2 diabetes    

  • Tuesday, December 20, 2011
    JAMA articles begin to explain mysteries of stillbirth   

  • Tuesday, December 20, 2011
    New Transitional Doctorate of Physical Therapy offered    

  • Tuesday, December 20, 2011
    Work in cells, animals, patients reveals toxin’s role in asthma   

  • Tuesday, December 13, 2011
    Latino youth obesity examined in new research briefs   

  • Tuesday, December 13, 2011
    Expo attracts nearly 1,600 high school, college students   

  • Tuesday, December 13, 2011
    Just as she was helped, Lauer plans to teach deaf children   

  • Tuesday, December 13, 2011
    New leader announced for Department of Orthopaedics   

  • Tuesday, December 13, 2011
    HSC part of team to offer new translational science Ph.D.    

  • Tuesday, December 13, 2011
    Pediatricians design child abuse identification tool    

  • Tuesday, December 13, 2011
    Ultrasound-guided probe cures tennis elbow in 15 minutes   

  • Tuesday, December 13, 2011
    School of Nursing reaccredited for 10 years   


  • November
  • Monday, November 28, 2011
    One Community/One Book selection focuses on migrant life   

  • Monday, November 28, 2011
    HSC study disputes longevity theory involving IGF1 receptor    

  • Monday, November 28, 2011
    Family physician honored by international group    

  • Monday, November 28, 2011
    The Implant Clinic opens in Dental School   

  • Monday, November 28, 2011
    Bat plant could give some cancers a devil of a time   

  • Monday, November 28, 2011
    Clayton Award furthers pioneering work in cardiology   

  • Wednesday, November 16, 2011
    Sale of holiday cards supports two HSC programs   

  • Wednesday, November 16, 2011
    Teleconference Network of Texas celebrates 40th anniversary   

  • Wednesday, November 16, 2011
    High technology revolutionizes HSC anatomy education   

  • Wednesday, November 16, 2011
    Three new leaders join Cancer Therapy & Research Center   

  • Wednesday, November 16, 2011
    Dr. Kathleen R. Stevens honored with Episteme Award   

  • Wednesday, November 16, 2011
    HSC researchers win $2 million in cancer research awards   

  • Wednesday, November 16, 2011
    $3.7 million grant targets Hispanics with bipolar disorder   

  • Thursday, November 03, 2011
    Test of HSC Alert system set for Nov. 10   

  • Thursday, November 03, 2011
    Outstanding faculty members honored at reception    

  • Thursday, November 03, 2011
    Personal stem cells could be staple of future health care   

  • Thursday, November 03, 2011
    Two radiology faculty co-author book on nanoparticles   

  • Thursday, November 03, 2011
    Old Chinese remedy being tested as prostate cancer treatment   

  • Thursday, November 03, 2011
    Bladder cancer study to compare robotic, open procedure    

  • Thursday, November 03, 2011
    $5.3 million grant focuses on mental health services   


  • October
  • Wednesday, October 19, 2011
    Two honored with Faculty Senate leadership awards   

  • Tuesday, October 18, 2011
    Study: Vitamin E supplement increases prostate cancer risk   

  • Tuesday, October 18, 2011
    Barshop Institute, global team sequences naked mole rat DNA   

  • Tuesday, October 18, 2011
    $150 million South Texas Research Facility dedicated   

  • Tuesday, October 04, 2011
    Regional Campus to offer cancer screenings, presentations   

  • Tuesday, October 04, 2011
    Team learns how some proteins are taken to the garbage   

  • Tuesday, October 04, 2011
    Hyundai grant provides services for children with cancer   

  • Tuesday, October 04, 2011
    HSC to offer Transitional Doctorate of Physical Therapy   

  • Tuesday, October 04, 2011
    Dr. Martinez Rogers receives national recognition   

  • Tuesday, October 04, 2011
    First Voelcker graduates have truly experienced science   


  • September
  • Wednesday, September 28, 2011
    The South Texas Research Facility dedication is Oct. 13   

  • Thursday, September 22, 2011
    New HSC Express to be launched    

  • Thursday, September 22, 2011
    School of Nursing offers occupational health services   

  • Thursday, September 22, 2011
    CTRC launches free exercise center for cancer survivors   

  • Thursday, September 22, 2011
    Vulcan Funshoot raises more than $100,000 for CTRC   

  • Thursday, September 22, 2011
    Solar energy program expanding to Long Campus   

  • Thursday, September 22, 2011
    Graduate School wins grant to recruit minority students   

  • Thursday, September 22, 2011
    Gala brings more than $500,000 to ignite science   

  • Wednesday, September 07, 2011
    Vulcan Materials Funshoot raises funds for CTRC   

  • Wednesday, September 07, 2011
    Cancer-related urinary incontinence is topic of CTRC lecture   

  • Wednesday, September 07, 2011
    Medico-Legal Conference to focus on elder issues   

  • Wednesday, September 07, 2011
    Mercury poisonings linked to cosmetic cream from Mexico   

  • Wednesday, September 07, 2011
    San Antonio startup signs license agreement with STTM   

  • Wednesday, September 07, 2011
    Practice-Based Research Network Convocation set for Oct. 22    

  • Wednesday, September 07, 2011
    Register now for the 2011 President’s Gala on Sept. 17   

  • Wednesday, September 07, 2011
    School of Medicine's diversity makes national list   


  • August
  • Tuesday, August 23, 2011
    Inside.news: RSVP now for the President’s Gala   

  • Tuesday, August 23, 2011
    Laredo students receive “Oscars” for health videos   

  • Tuesday, August 23, 2011
    Studies seek to understand who prostate cancer may strike   

  • Tuesday, August 23, 2011
    Dr. Amelie Ramirez accepts two national leadership roles   

  • Tuesday, August 23, 2011
    Dr. Linda Smith chosen president-elect of ASCLS    

  • Tuesday, August 23, 2011
    Enzyme’s structure reveals basis for head, other deformities   

  • Tuesday, August 23, 2011
    Innovative surgery repairs floating pieces in chest   

  • Tuesday, August 23, 2011
    Researchers studying hormone therapy resistance   

  • Monday, August 08, 2011
    HSConnect links Health Science Center community   

  • Monday, August 08, 2011
    CPRIT grant funds cancer prevention project with YMCA    

  • Monday, August 08, 2011
    Valley study seeks link between autism, environment    

  • Monday, August 08, 2011
    Summer programs teach children about a healthy lifestyle   

  • Monday, August 08, 2011
    Hispanics’ cancer risk topic of CTRC’s next public lecture   


  • July
  • Thursday, July 28, 2011
    HSC displaying reproductions of Mexican artwork   

  • Thursday, July 28, 2011
    In Muévete USA, student nurses combat childhood obesity   

  • Thursday, July 28, 2011
    Military honors HSC pathologists for post-graduate training   

  • Thursday, July 28, 2011
    MESA encourages students to enter research careers   

  • Thursday, July 28, 2011
    New study to examine exercise’s impact on cancer survivors    

  • Thursday, July 28, 2011
    JAMA study shows importance of updating family history   

  • Tuesday, July 12, 2011
    Women’s Faculty Association honors students, faculty    

  • Tuesday, July 12, 2011
    Dingman establishes hot career on very cool continent   

  • Tuesday, July 12, 2011
    Lecture to examine strength of spirit in overcoming cancer   

  • Tuesday, July 12, 2011
    Dr. Richardson to be honored in England for aging research   

  • Tuesday, July 12, 2011
    Related studies point to illusion of artificial sweeteners   

  • Tuesday, July 12, 2011
    Recruiting under way for National Children’s Study    


  • June
  • Tuesday, June 28, 2011
    Mentor a veteran through American Corporate Partners   

  • Tuesday, June 28, 2011
    MIRA gives college students close look at health professions   

  • Tuesday, June 28, 2011
    Chancellor Cigarroa receives two major honors    

  • Tuesday, June 28, 2011
    Study shows ovarian cancer screening test is not effective   

  • Tuesday, June 28, 2011
    Three receive Hogg Foundation mental health grants    

  • Tuesday, June 28, 2011
    Dr. Giuffrida selected for national science policy fellowship   

  • Tuesday, June 28, 2011
    Undernourished mothers may promote generational diabetes    

  • Tuesday, June 28, 2011
    City gives $3.3 million for South Texas Research Facility   

  • Monday, June 13, 2011
    Test of new HSC Alert system set for June 17   

  • Monday, June 13, 2011
    Forum touts innovative ways to tackle Latino obesity   

  • Monday, June 13, 2011
    HSC researchers develop patient navigation manual   

  • Monday, June 13, 2011
    N-STORM microscope is first in Texas, second in country   

  • Monday, June 13, 2011
    Dr. Shireman named executive academic leadership fellow   

  • Monday, June 13, 2011
    Researchers find growth mechanism for cancer-related virus   

  • Monday, June 13, 2011
    School of Nursing offers international research conferences   

  • Monday, June 13, 2011
    HSC, UTSA tackle physician shortage with joint B.S.-M.D. degree   

  • Thursday, June 02, 2011
    Test of new HSC Alert system set for June 17   

  • Thursday, June 02, 2011
    University's IT office wins ‘ITSM Extreme Makeover’   

  • Thursday, June 02, 2011
    Study shows aging, damaged cells prime lungs for pneumonia   

  • Thursday, June 02, 2011
    Center prepares future healers to provide compassionate care   

  • Thursday, June 02, 2011
    HSC, UTSA researchers receive patent related to chlamydia   

  • Thursday, June 02, 2011
    Texas State joins South Texas Technology Management   

  • Thursday, June 02, 2011
    CTRC offers cancer patients new hope through clinical trials   

  • Thursday, June 02, 2011
    Painkiller study reveals racial differences, poor care   


  • May
  • Tuesday, May 17, 2011
    HSC, UTSA collaborate on Art and Anatomy Workshop   

  • Tuesday, May 17, 2011
    Patient’s need for cancer information expands genetic counseling    

  • Tuesday, May 17, 2011
    Study shows enlarged prostate not a cancer warning sign   

  • Tuesday, May 17, 2011
    Dr. Jatoi: Breast cancer treatments may lose effectiveness   

  • Tuesday, May 17, 2011
    Nursing faculty member receives national diversity award   

  • Tuesday, May 17, 2011
    Study gives clue on how notes are played on 'genetic piano'   

  • Tuesday, May 17, 2011
    Three faculty named American College of Radiology fellows    

  • Tuesday, May 17, 2011
    First class of M.D./M.P.H. students among 2011 graduates   

  • Tuesday, May 03, 2011
    Nurse screening project wins SGA community service award   

  • Tuesday, May 03, 2011
    Campus nursing clinics to offer special services for women    

  • Tuesday, May 03, 2011
    HSC Alert could save your life — but you must sign up again, now!   

  • Tuesday, May 03, 2011
    Researchers help Girl Scouts find ways to be physically fit   

  • Tuesday, May 03, 2011
    Dr. Longfield led Phase I study for new adenovirus vaccine   

  • Tuesday, May 03, 2011
    Skin cancer: What does it look like and what should you do?   

  • Tuesday, May 03, 2011
    University Transplant Center achieves record lung transplants in one year   

  • Tuesday, May 03, 2011
    Mouse study turns fat-loss and longevity link on its head   

  • Tuesday, May 03, 2011
    Baptist Health Foundation donates $215,000 for scholarships    


  • April
  • Tuesday, April 19, 2011
    inside.news: Fraud alert issued about personal information   

  • Tuesday, April 19, 2011
    ‘Go Green’ this week with NuRide carpooling, Go Green Fair   

  • Tuesday, April 19, 2011
    President Henrich announces 2011 Ambassador Scholars   

  • Tuesday, April 19, 2011
    Finding may protect against neurodegenerative disorders   

  • Tuesday, April 19, 2011
    CTRC studies finasteride as prostate cancer screening tool   

  • Tuesday, April 19, 2011
    Dr. Martinez Rogers receives statewide leadership award   

  • Tuesday, April 19, 2011
    Dr. Summitt receives Leeper Award for Teaching Excellence    

  • Tuesday, April 19, 2011
    Dr. Henrich receives Baylor College of Medicine award   

  • Tuesday, April 05, 2011
    April 13 is the deadline for inaugural class of Èxito!   

  • Tuesday, April 05, 2011
    National Doctors Day brings physicians into schools   

  • Tuesday, April 05, 2011
    Mapping the universe of a protein   

  • Tuesday, April 05, 2011
    Patient safety center, interprofessional course win honors   

  • Tuesday, April 05, 2011
    CPRIT grant goes to CTRC researcher studying breast cancer   

  • Tuesday, April 05, 2011
    Six from HSC receive 2011 AACR cancer research awards   

  • Tuesday, April 05, 2011
    Drug prevents type 2 diabetes in high-risk group   

  • Tuesday, April 05, 2011
    Dental School receives $6.5 million in HRSA grants   


  • March
  • Tuesday, March 22, 2011
    HSC, city of Laredo, VA partner on third campus building   

  • Tuesday, March 22, 2011
    Serotonin plays role in autism, Dr. Gould's studies confirm   

  • Tuesday, March 22, 2011
    Dr. Svatek says dutasteride too costly as prevention   

  • Tuesday, March 22, 2011
    Dr. Williamson to survey mental health needs of adolescents    

  • Tuesday, March 22, 2011
    CTRC launches community outreach talks on clinical trials   

  • Tuesday, March 22, 2011
    HSC professor receives national pediatric nursing award   

  • Tuesday, March 22, 2011
    March of Dimes gives $400,000 for preterm birth research   

  • Wednesday, March 09, 2011
    PSA velocity test a poor predictor of prostate cancer   

  • Wednesday, March 09, 2011
    Laredo healthy aging conference draws nearly 200    

  • Wednesday, March 09, 2011
    Student nurses train to stem tide of Latino youth obesity   

  • Wednesday, March 09, 2011
    Scientists find a new way insulin-producing cells die   

  • Wednesday, March 09, 2011
    Cancer Center Council to benefit from North Star Gives event   

  • Wednesday, March 09, 2011
    Clark receives Health Science Center’s highest award    

  • Wednesday, March 09, 2011
    Brain tumor myths and truths to be revealed March 10   

  • Wednesday, March 09, 2011
    Three elected to Academy of Health Science Education   


  • February
  • Tuesday, February 22, 2011
    inside.news: Conversation with the President   

  • Monday, February 21, 2011
    South Texas Outreach Foundation expands Laredo Campus gift   

  • Monday, February 21, 2011
    South Texas Reference Lab receives CAP accreditation   

  • Monday, February 21, 2011
    Frio County Heart Health Fair set for Feb. 26 in Pearsall   

  • Monday, February 21, 2011
    CTRC to offer tips on cutting the risk of breast cancer    

  • Monday, February 21, 2011
    CTRC treats first patient in novel drug trial   

  • Monday, February 21, 2011
    HSC to host healthy aging conference March 4 in Laredo   

  • Monday, February 21, 2011
    San Antonio CEO is ‘victor’ over pancreatic cancer   

  • Tuesday, February 08, 2011
    Inside.news: Dr. Burge selected as an ELAM fellow   

  • Tuesday, February 08, 2011
    Dr. Thompson to discuss risk factors in preventing cancer   

  • Tuesday, February 08, 2011
    Second member in Alzheimer’s toxic duo identified   

  • Tuesday, February 08, 2011
    McNay helps HSC students improve observation skills   

  • Tuesday, February 08, 2011
    School of Nursing expands successful mentoring program   

  • Tuesday, February 08, 2011
    Losing weight before pregnancy may benefit baby   

  • Tuesday, February 08, 2011
    Solar energy to supply power for STRF building   

  • Tuesday, February 08, 2011
    CPRIT awards $1.19 million in prevention research grants   


  • January
  • Tuesday, January 25, 2011
    Genomic medicine’s challenge: to add value in clinical care   

  • Tuesday, January 25, 2011
    Deadline Feb. 1 for medical school early admissions program   

  • Tuesday, January 25, 2011
    Register for the UT System education conference on campus   

  • Tuesday, January 25, 2011
    Signaling molecules point way to new targeted therapies    

  • Tuesday, January 25, 2011
    Post-doctoral fellow turns youngsters on to science   

  • Tuesday, January 25, 2011
    Blood pressure control system found in kidney’s nephrons   

  • Tuesday, January 25, 2011
    New interim dean appointed for School of Health Professions   

  • Tuesday, January 25, 2011
    Biochemistry's Paul Fitzpatrick, Ph.D., named AAAS fellow   

  • Tuesday, January 25, 2011
    Reduced diet in early pregnancy stunts fetal brains    

  • Thursday, January 13, 2011
    Targeted leukemia therapy helps patient in Phase I study   

  • Wednesday, January 12, 2011
    inside.news: Dr. Murphy to be honored Thursday   

  • Wednesday, January 12, 2011
    South Texas AHEC celebrates its 20th anniversary   

  • Wednesday, January 12, 2011
    Some adrenal gland tumors more hereditary than thought   

  • Wednesday, January 12, 2011
    CLS department initiates student exchange with Karolinska    

  • Wednesday, January 12, 2011
    Ingredient found in grapes increases beneficial fat hormone   

  • Wednesday, January 12, 2011
    Medical toxicologist named to board that advises the nation   

  • Wednesday, January 12, 2011
    Free public lecture: “How can I avoid getting breast cancer?”   

  • Wednesday, January 12, 2011
    Scientists shed light on brain cell death in Parkinson’s    

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