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December
  • Wednesday, December 29, 2010
    San Antonio studies seek to understand who – and how fast – prostate cancer will strike   

  • Thursday, December 23, 2010
    Longest-lived naked mole rat in captivity dies after 30 years   

  • Tuesday, December 21, 2010
    Promising targeted leukemia therapy helps patients in CTRC Phase I clinical trial    

  • Monday, December 20, 2010
    Harvard’s Pronio-Stelluto heads medical alumni association at UT Health Science Center San Antonio   

  • Wednesday, December 15, 2010
    Some tumors on the adrenal gland more hereditary than previously thought   

  • Wednesday, December 15, 2010
    Protein restores learning, memory in Alzheimer’s model   

  • Monday, December 13, 2010
    Researchers identify deadly “fake signal” in breast cancer   

  • Wednesday, December 08, 2010
    Nash Foundation award looks at stem cells, maintaining health   

  • Wednesday, December 08, 2010
    San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium kicks off Wednesday   

  • Monday, December 06, 2010
    UT Health Science Center, UT Austin co-host 38th Annual Symposium on Sports Medicine   

  • Thursday, December 02, 2010
    Harvard’s Pronio-Stelluto heads medical alumni association at UT Health Science Center San Antonio   

  • Wednesday, December 01, 2010
    CTRC director testifies to FDA, publishes JAMA editorial   

  • Wednesday, December 01, 2010
    Speed dating meets translational science at UT Health Science Center event   


  • November
  • Wednesday, November 24, 2010
    Pediatric unit’s VIP is Baby Klaus, an infant with hydrocephalus   

  • Wednesday, November 24, 2010
    San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium to unveil latest advances in research   

  • Monday, November 22, 2010
    In the test tube, teams reconstruct a cancer cell’s beginning   

  • Friday, November 19, 2010
    Hispanic men more vulnerable to AIDS-related cancer   

  • Friday, November 19, 2010
    Getting used to gas smell is dangerous, Poison Center director says   

  • Friday, November 19, 2010
    Weiss named as dean of Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences   

  • Wednesday, November 17, 2010
    Think of nutrition when donating food   

  • Tuesday, November 16, 2010
    Weiss named as dean of Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences   

  • Monday, November 15, 2010
    Sunscreen prevents melanoma, study shows    

  • Friday, November 12, 2010
    Prostate lecture launches new public series Dec. 2   

  • Friday, November 12, 2010
    Beyond Embryonic: Noted author speaks on the scientific and ethical implications of stem cell research   

  • Wednesday, November 10, 2010
    Dr. Shirlyn McKenzie receives two major honors   

  • Tuesday, November 09, 2010
    San Fernando Cathedral, Main Plaza, council chambers to shine in blue light as symbols against diabetes   

  • Tuesday, November 09, 2010
    Stent inventor Palmaz to be honored Nov. 10 in New York   

  • Tuesday, November 09, 2010
    CTRC named LIVESTRONG® Community Impact Project award recipient   

  • Monday, November 08, 2010
    Traveling 3-D exhibit puts you inside arteries    

  • Monday, November 08, 2010
    UT Medicine San Antonio Unveils Art Donated by AT&T    

  • Monday, November 08, 2010
    Teens get hands-on introduction to health and science careers at annual expo    

  • Tuesday, November 02, 2010
    CTRC researchers garner $2.2 million from state    

  • Monday, November 01, 2010
    To improve community health, nursing students organize spay/neuter clinic   

  • Monday, November 01, 2010
    Can aspirin prolong a healthy life?   


  • October
  • Tuesday, October 26, 2010
    Microbiologists and surgeons team up to study airway disease in ICU patients   

  • Monday, October 25, 2010
    Food as Medicine: Comida Como Su Medicina    

  • Wednesday, October 20, 2010
    Major study shows women on combined hormone therapy likelier to die from breast cancer    

  • Monday, October 18, 2010
    Health Science Center’s deaf education program receives $800,000 federal grant    

  • Monday, October 18, 2010
    SALSI-funded speaker series focuses on cancer health disparities   

  • Monday, October 18, 2010
    Medical panel to discuss why some are ... ‘Sleepless in San Antonio’   

  • Monday, October 18, 2010
    UT Health Science Center helps revise the ‘bible of psychiatry’   

  • Wednesday, October 13, 2010
    Local cancer researcher awarded grant for novel research   

  • Monday, October 11, 2010
    Stem Cell conference set for Oct. 18   

  • Monday, October 11, 2010
    San Antonio Life Sciences Institute showcases ongoing projects   

  • Wednesday, October 06, 2010
    Physical therapy students, faculty to offer free screenings for seniors Oct. 27   

  • Tuesday, October 05, 2010
    2010 San Antonio Express-News Book & Author Luncheon benefits cancer research   

  • Monday, October 04, 2010
    Shopping card to benefit CTRC   

  • Friday, October 01, 2010
    Federal government awards $10 million to innovative Sex Education Program at UT Health Science Center   


  • September
  • Wednesday, September 29, 2010
    Botox-Dysport study open    

  • Monday, September 27, 2010
    $600,000 cancer research fund announced in honor of John and Debbie Montford; gala raises $5.6 million   

  • Friday, September 24, 2010
    Health Science Center receives $1.66 million to increase diversity in neurosciences   

  • Wednesday, September 22, 2010
    Microbiologists find key factor that directs fungus to grow   

  • Tuesday, September 21, 2010
    School of Medicine ranks 7th in national diversity survey   

  • Monday, September 20, 2010
    Alamo Regional Science Fair Seminar set for Sept. 18   

  • Friday, September 17, 2010
    Salud America! National Summit Spotlights Latino Childhood Obesity Research   

  • Thursday, September 16, 2010
    National Latino cancer research network gets $5.6M federal grant   

  • Thursday, September 16, 2010
    Pathologist uncovers clue in breast cancer paradox    

  • Thursday, September 16, 2010
    Vulcan Funshoot raises $150,000 for CTRC   

  • Wednesday, September 15, 2010
    Reception for regional dean set for Sept. 16; Martinez Lecture on oral health, diabetes to follow   

  • Wednesday, September 15, 2010
    Baptist Health Foundation awards $202,500 to Health Science Center   

  • Monday, September 13, 2010
    Hyundai Hope On Wheels™ donates $100,000 to The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio to fight childhood cancer   

  • Friday, September 10, 2010
    Medical students, downtown church partner on student-run dermatology free clinic   

  • Thursday, September 09, 2010
    Doctor-musician illustrates how mental illness influences creativity in Tchaikovsky presentation   

  • Wednesday, September 08, 2010
    For some women, preventive mastectomies pay off   

  • Wednesday, September 08, 2010
    Doctor-musician illustrates how mental illness influences creativity in Tchaikovsky presentation   

  • Wednesday, September 08, 2010
    Vulcan Materials employees take aim at cancer in sporting event to raise funds for CTRC   

  • Wednesday, September 08, 2010
    Dental School tests treatment to prevent white spots around braces   

  • Tuesday, September 07, 2010
    Alamo Regional Science Fair Seminar set for Sept. 18   

  • Friday, September 03, 2010
    Health Science Center lands $11.6 million to study cardiac proteins   


  • August
  • Tuesday, August 31, 2010
    American College of Chest Physicians funds COPD training   

  • Thursday, August 26, 2010
    New $900,000 UT Health Science Center grant to encourage and support diversity in nursing   

  • Thursday, August 19, 2010
    Red-carpet premiere to showcase MIRA student videos   

  • Friday, August 13, 2010
    CTRC director named chairman of NCI Early Detection Research Network   

  • Thursday, August 12, 2010
    Nursing dean receives top honor from National Association of Hispanic Nurses    

  • Wednesday, August 11, 2010
    Bike rodeo teaches rules of road to children   

  • Tuesday, August 10, 2010
    As school begins, holiday is over from asthma, allergy medications   

  • Wednesday, August 04, 2010
    Medicine and Public Health: Can They Get Together?   


  • July
  • Friday, July 30, 2010
    Can aspirin prolong a healthy life?   

  • Friday, July 30, 2010
    UT Health Science Center nurse leader to be inducted into American Academy of Nursing   

  • Wednesday, July 28, 2010
    UT Health Science Center team finds adrenal cancer gene   

  • Tuesday, July 27, 2010
    School of Medicine establishes Center for Healthy Aging, appoints director   

  • Monday, July 26, 2010
    Study compares 2 types of surgery for urine leakage    

  • Monday, July 26, 2010
    EDA, community partners fund ‘virtual hospital’ at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio   

  • Tuesday, July 13, 2010
    Dr. Gladys Keene announced as regional dean of UT Health Science Center’s Laredo campus   

  • Friday, July 02, 2010
    Students to explore physician assistant profession during UT Health Science Center camp   

  • Thursday, July 01, 2010
    Improvement Science Summit set for July 7   


  • June
  • Thursday, June 24, 2010
    CPRIT awards $28.2 million to programs involving Health Science Center   

  • Thursday, June 24, 2010
    Ravdin to lead Breast Health Clinic at CTRC   

  • Thursday, June 24, 2010
    Batter up! S.A. Missions to help groups promote organ, eye, tissue donation   

  • Thursday, June 24, 2010
    Jaén elected as a director of American Board of Family Medicine   

  • Monday, June 21, 2010
    New communitywide initiative to promote healthy eating and active living in Laredo    

  • Thursday, June 17, 2010
    Media invited to learn about new communitywide HEAL Initiative    

  • Wednesday, June 16, 2010
    Novel treatment shows promise in regenerating bone destroyed by multiple myeloma    

  • Tuesday, June 15, 2010
    Sanga to lead tech transfer for UT branches in San Antonio, Valley    

  • Monday, June 14, 2010
    Students to experiment with food chemistry during UT Health Science Center nutrition camp   

  • Tuesday, June 08, 2010
    Turning a doctor’s office into a “medical home”    

  • Thursday, June 03, 2010
    Device retrieves clot, enables retired bus mechanic to beat stroke   


  • May
  • Friday, May 28, 2010
    A problem under the sun - Rise of skin cancer in Hispanics, blacks concerns dermatologists   

  • Thursday, May 27, 2010
    June 15 is the deadline for college students to apply for new summer health professions program   

  • Tuesday, May 25, 2010
    UT Health Science Center San Antonio faculty member receives research grant   

  • Tuesday, May 25, 2010
    Report: San Antonio smoking ordinance wouldn’t snuff out restaurant/bar industry   

  • Monday, May 24, 2010
    School of Medicine, SA Military Pediatrics Center to host 47th Annual Teaching Conference: Pediatrics for the Practitioner    

  • Monday, May 24, 2010
    UT Health Science Center’s Amelie Ramirez named co-chair of Mayor’s Fitness Council   

  • Tuesday, May 18, 2010
    Behavioral therapy is effective for reducing tics in children with Tourette syndrome   

  • Thursday, May 13, 2010
    Bringing radiation treatment closer to home, CTRC partners with Jourdanton Community Cancer Center   

  • Thursday, May 06, 2010
    Dental School celebrates 40 years of innovation in San Antonio In a field that has seen dramatic change in recent decades, Dental School remains a leader   

  • Thursday, May 06, 2010
    Successful strategies for combating childhood obesity to be discussed at symposium   

  • Thursday, May 06, 2010
    Session offers guidance on entering fast-growing physician assistant field    


  • April
  • Friday, April 30, 2010
    San Antonio urologist elected to national post   

  • Friday, April 30, 2010
    Forum raises awareness of mental health conditions and research   

  • Tuesday, April 27, 2010
    Scientists learn to block pain at its source   

  • Monday, April 26, 2010
    2010 Woman to Woman Conference: Consejos de su comadre (Advice from your dearest friend)   

  • Thursday, April 15, 2010
    Batter up! S.A. Missions to help groups promote organ, tissue, eye donation   

  • Thursday, April 15, 2010
    Francisco González-Scarano, M.D., new dean of the School of Medicine   

  • Monday, April 12, 2010
    New film depicts the importance of end-of-life decisions   

  • Friday, April 09, 2010
    CTRC study is testing viral therapy for lung cancer   

  • Friday, April 09, 2010
    Research, supported by Voelcker Fund, explains why some human lymphomas can be deadly    

  • Tuesday, April 06, 2010
    ‘Eternity Soup’ author to read excerpts April 12 in honor of Barshop Institute   

  • Tuesday, April 06, 2010
    Conference spotlights community service by Health Science Center students   

  • Monday, April 05, 2010
    A drug that extends life span prevents Alzheimer’s deficits   


  • March
  • Wednesday, March 31, 2010
    UT Health Science Center to host seminar on elder financial abuse    

  • Friday, March 26, 2010
    For National Doctors’ Day, Health Science Center physicians visit schools across San Antonio, Harlingen   

  • Wednesday, March 24, 2010
    In “Conversations About Ethics” lecture, prominent end-of-life specialist speaks on dying well   

  • Tuesday, March 23, 2010
    UT Health Science Center San Antonio Regional Campus to host conference on aging   

  • Tuesday, March 23, 2010
    UT Health Science Center to host conference on aging   

  • Tuesday, March 16, 2010
    At “Match Day” envelope opening, medical students learn where residency training will take them   

  • Monday, March 15, 2010
    Permanent executive director named for Cancer Therapy & Research Center   

  • Wednesday, March 10, 2010
    Leonardo’s anatomical sketches fascinate modern-day anatomist   

  • Tuesday, March 09, 2010
    Patients ultimately benefit from practical course on new cancer drugs    

  • Wednesday, March 03, 2010
    Miniaturized assist devices giving hope to more heart failure patients   

  • Wednesday, March 03, 2010
    Faculty available to discuss new prostate cancer guidelines   

  • Wednesday, March 03, 2010
    San Antonio to host national Latino cancer meeting   


  • February
  • Wednesday, February 24, 2010
    Rapamycin rescues learning, memory in Alzheimer’s mouse model   

  • Tuesday, February 23, 2010
    Motivational speaker promises a “roller coaster ride” at Cancer Center Council luncheon March 23 to benefit CTRC    

  • Tuesday, February 23, 2010
    Deadline March 29 to submit abstracts for Summer Institute on Evidence-Based Practice   

  • Monday, February 22, 2010
    Pollock president-elect of clinical statisticians organization   

  • Friday, February 19, 2010
    Schenken elected as treasurer of national ob-gyn certifying board   

  • Friday, February 19, 2010
    For Girl Scouts, photos are a first step to boosting physical activity   

  • Friday, February 12, 2010
    Muscle loss finding may one day save physiques   

  • Friday, February 12, 2010
    Through photos, Girl Scouts shed light on what promotes – and discourages – physical activity   

  • Tuesday, February 09, 2010
    fMRIs reveal brain’s handling of low-priority ideas   

  • Monday, February 08, 2010
    Methodist Healthcare Ministries’ $3.9 million gift to anchor new nursing education pipeline    

  • Monday, February 08, 2010
    Scientists ID a protein that splices and dices genes   

  • Wednesday, February 03, 2010
    Hispanic nursing student mentoring program, developed in San Antonio, receives $500,000 funding   

  • Tuesday, February 02, 2010
    Methodist Healthcare Ministries to present transformative gift to UT Health Science Center San Antonio School of Nursing   


  • January
  • Friday, January 22, 2010
    Unusual competition raises money to improve health in Haiti   

  • Friday, January 22, 2010
    UT Health Science Center San Antonio honors Hanley for work with RAHC Internal Medicine Residency Program   

  • Friday, January 22, 2010
    Health Science Center honors Richardson as top scholar for 2010   

  • Tuesday, January 19, 2010
    Micro-thermostat controls infection tied to common AIDS cancer   

  • Thursday, January 14, 2010
    Low Vision Symposium on Jan. 23 will offer light at the end of the tunnel   

  • Thursday, January 14, 2010
    Physicians interpret key research findings from recent San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium for the public   

  • Wednesday, January 13, 2010
    As sudden deaths show, no amount of cocaine is recreationally safe, Health Science Center cardiologists note in editorial   

  • Wednesday, January 13, 2010
    Regional UT technology transfer office offers Tech Forum on Jan. 14   

  • Monday, January 11, 2010
    Health Science Center nurse leader to serve on federal health care commission   

  • Thursday, January 07, 2010
    Unraveling the complexities of chronic kidney disease   

  • Monday, January 04, 2010
    Scientists discuss latest tactics for protecting military personnel, healing war-wounded   

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