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December
  • Monday, December 16, 2013
    Childhood cancer survivor grant allows HSC researchers to launch survivorship program   

  • Tuesday, December 10, 2013
    A year after Sandy Hook, RAHC psychiatrist is reaching out to schools   

  • Tuesday, December 10, 2013
    New era begins in hepatitis C treatment   

  • Friday, December 06, 2013
    San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium begins 36th year announcing medical advances in San Antonio   

  • Thursday, December 05, 2013
    San Antonio nurse/runner to be memorialized   

  • Thursday, December 05, 2013
    Voelcker Fund helps scientists shed light on lymphoma causes   

  • Monday, December 02, 2013
    San Antonio man to be memorialized on 2014 Donate Life Rose Parade Float   

  • Monday, December 02, 2013
    Hinchee-Rodriguez studies an early molecular event in diabetes   

  • Monday, December 02, 2013
    Health Science Center’s M.D./Ph.D. Program in top 6 nationally   


  • November
  • Friday, November 22, 2013
    Registration under way for diabetic foot symposium in San Antonio   

  • Wednesday, November 20, 2013
    Turkey Trot 5K Fun Run/Walk on Saturday   

  • Tuesday, November 19, 2013
    Henrich, co-authors find renal-artery stents don’t reduce major events   

  • Monday, November 18, 2013
    School of Medicine is in top 3 for Hispanics in national ranking   

  • Thursday, November 14, 2013
    San Antonio Surgeon selected to lead American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma   

  • Thursday, November 14, 2013
    World Diabetes Day story ideas   

  • Tuesday, November 12, 2013
    Author Louise Aronson to speak at the Health Science Center   

  • Tuesday, November 12, 2013
    Tampi, Moca direct Valley psychiatry residency and fellowship   

  • Monday, November 11, 2013
    RAHC to introduce founding directors of psychiatry education programs   

  • Friday, November 08, 2013
    1,300 teens get hands-on introduction to health careers   

  • Wednesday, November 06, 2013
    Federal grant funds RAHC studies of skin cancer prevention   

  • Wednesday, November 06, 2013
    Strength of Spirit lecture tomorrow night    

  • Tuesday, November 05, 2013
    Retired, current Army Medevacs to speak   

  • Friday, November 01, 2013
    Strength of spirit next topic of CTRC lecture   


  • October
  • Thursday, October 31, 2013
    Emergency Health Sciences hosts documentary presentation, panel discussion on Nov. 5   

  • Thursday, October 31, 2013
    Voelcker Fund gives $450,000 for bladder cancer studies   

  • Wednesday, October 30, 2013
    Genetic counseling for cancer risk now available in the Rio Grande Valley   

  • Monday, October 28, 2013
    Registration underway for Nov. 23 Turkey Trot 5K Fun Run/Walk   

  • Friday, October 25, 2013
    Deaf education program attracts $950,000 federal grant   

  • Wednesday, October 23, 2013
    Tickets now available to hear world-renowned burn surgeon   

  • Wednesday, October 23, 2013
    University cancer, diabetes experts to speak at 29th Annual Update in Medicine Conference   

  • Monday, October 21, 2013
    Family physician Jaén elected to Institute of Medicine   

  • Monday, October 14, 2013
    Oral health grant to benefit Laredo children   

  • Thursday, October 10, 2013
    HSC students offer health education, screenings at Miss Fiesta Health Fair   

  • Wednesday, October 09, 2013
    PTSD researcher earns national nursing honor   

  • Tuesday, October 08, 2013
    Laredo Regional Campus hosts summit, expo   

  • Monday, October 07, 2013
    UT Health Science Center and partners to receive $22.7 million federal award for translating science   

  • Tuesday, October 01, 2013
    Research: Latino kids consume “above average” amount of sugary drinks   


  • September
  • Monday, September 30, 2013
    Shopping card benefits cancer care, research   

  • Thursday, September 26, 2013
    Health professionals gather to discuss ways to improve patient safety, treatment effectiveness   

  • Tuesday, September 24, 2013
    Immunologist Casali to occupy Zachry Distinguished Chair   

  • Monday, September 23, 2013
    Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute awards $1.6 million   

  • Friday, September 20, 2013
    [Article Removed]   

  • Monday, September 16, 2013
    Border health educator to be panelist on national webinar   

  • Tuesday, September 10, 2013
    Team IDs 2 pathways through which chromosomes are rearranged   

  • Tuesday, September 10, 2013
    Women and Cancer topic of Thursday’s CTRC free lecture   

  • Monday, September 09, 2013
    Cell transplants may be a novel treatment for schizophrenia   

  • Monday, September 09, 2013
    $5 million gift from Greehey Family Foundation pushes Campaign for the Future of Health over $500 million goal   

  • Friday, September 06, 2013
    The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and Methodist Healthcare Sign Memorandum of Understanding   

  • Thursday, September 05, 2013
    Free walk, health screenings make healthier living easy   

  • Wednesday, September 04, 2013
    Medical student Amy Yu wins AMA Physicians of Tomorrow Award   

  • Tuesday, September 03, 2013
    20th annual clay shooting competition raises money for local cancer research, treatment   


  • August
  • Thursday, August 29, 2013
    Musi to lead Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies   

  • Tuesday, August 27, 2013
    Kidd named to FEMA national council   

  • Monday, August 26, 2013
    Article Removed   

  • Monday, August 26, 2013
    80 UT Medicine San Antonio physicians on Best Doctors list   

  • Friday, August 23, 2013
    Emergency Health Sciences receives accreditation for continuing education   

  • Wednesday, August 21, 2013
    Report: Obesity, diabetes are biggest health threats in South Texas   

  • Wednesday, August 21, 2013
    Poverty simulation offers powerful lesson   

  • Wednesday, August 21, 2013
    Study implicates dopamine in food restriction, drug abuse   

  • Thursday, August 15, 2013
    Knockout mouse grows larger, but weaker, muscles   

  • Thursday, August 15, 2013
    Research: Latino kids are a top target of junk food ads   

  • Thursday, August 15, 2013
    Finasteride saves men from prostate cancer, doesn’t increase risk of death   

  • Tuesday, August 13, 2013
    Hyundai Hope on Wheels will award UT Health Science Center San Antonio with $75,000 Hyundai Scholar Grant for Pediatric Cancer Research   

  • Monday, August 12, 2013
    Estrogen enhancers tied to aggressive breast cancer   

  • Monday, August 12, 2013
    Pursuit of a cure for PTSD gets a major boost   

  • Monday, August 12, 2013
    DoD, VA approve $45 million in the quest for a PTSD cure   

  • Monday, August 05, 2013
    Sporting clay shooters, sponsors needed for Sept. 7 annual CTRC fundraising event    

  • Friday, August 02, 2013
    Komen Foundation gives $1 million for Health Science Center cancer research   


  • July
  • Wednesday, July 31, 2013
    Naked mole-rat’s disease resistance observed in kidney proteins   

  • Wednesday, July 31, 2013
    Take your child’s word for it on asthma, study finds   

  • Wednesday, July 31, 2013
    Methodist Healthcare Ministries funds new residency   

  • Friday, July 26, 2013
    Breslin named to advisory committee on national nursing recognition program   

  • Thursday, July 25, 2013
    Research: Latino kids have fewer opportunities for active play   

  • Thursday, July 25, 2013
    Medical students bring vision screenings to the public   

  • Thursday, July 25, 2013
    Compounds outsmart solid tumors’ malfunctioning machinery   

  • Tuesday, July 16, 2013
    Prostate cancers are fewer, smaller on walnut-enriched diet   

  • Tuesday, July 16, 2013
    Three receive prestigious nursing honor   

  • Monday, July 15, 2013
    Regents honor 8 as outstanding faculty teachers   

  • Monday, July 08, 2013
    Dr. Kenneth Shine to speak Friday at summer institutes   

  • Monday, July 08, 2013
    Research: Latino kids lack access to safe ‘active spaces’   

  • Wednesday, July 03, 2013
    Barshop Institute gains $3.4 million from NIH to train young scientists   


  • June
  • Tuesday, June 25, 2013
    Starting on 3 drugs at time of diagnosis benefits type 2 diabetics   

  • Monday, June 24, 2013
    Compound enhances SSRI antidepressant’s effects in mice   

  • Tuesday, June 18, 2013
    Brownsville woman’s life changed by brain surgery   

  • Thursday, June 13, 2013
    Research highlights lack of access to healthy food in Latino neighborhoods   

  • Wednesday, June 12, 2013
    Dental clinic for homeless named for woman who made it happen   

  • Tuesday, June 11, 2013
    Chlamydia protein has an odd structure, scientists find   

  • Tuesday, June 04, 2013
    An injection every 30 days keeps the blurred vision away   

  • Monday, June 03, 2013
    Renowned addiction researcher speaks at UT Health Science Center   

  • Monday, June 03, 2013
    Serwer lab hopes to turn viral clue into drug-delivery potential   


  • May
  • Tuesday, May 28, 2013
    Lung experts strive to prevent kids smoking   

  • Friday, May 24, 2013
    Baptist Health Foundation announces $222,000 in scholarships   

  • Friday, May 24, 2013
    Youth with Type 2 diabetes at much higher risk for heart, kidney disease   

  • Thursday, May 23, 2013
    First students enter 7-year B.S./M.D. degree program   

  • Tuesday, May 14, 2013
    Mayor Julián Castro to speak at Salud America! Summit   

  • Thursday, May 09, 2013
    Board of Regents approves design plans for academic building   

  • Thursday, May 09, 2013
    More than 900 to receive degrees at UT Health Science Center   

  • Wednesday, May 08, 2013
    Jaén named chair-elect of American Board of Family Medicine   

  • Monday, May 06, 2013
    Vocal cord therapy restores singer’s range   

  • Wednesday, May 01, 2013
    Dr. Charleen Moore is named 2013 Piper Professor   

  • Wednesday, May 01, 2013
    Cancer survivors can live better – lecture next week   

  • Wednesday, May 01, 2013
    UT Health Science Center to honor willed body donors on April 30   


  • April
  • Tuesday, April 23, 2013
    Biomedical engineering student co-founds company   

  • Friday, April 19, 2013
    Seifi, Bowling are new fellows of the American College of Physicians   

  • Thursday, April 18, 2013
    Nursing researcher named Chancellor’s Health Fellow   

  • Thursday, April 18, 2013
    Laredo high school students to learn about allied health profession careers   

  • Wednesday, April 10, 2013
    Eating solid food early sets marmosets on path to obesity   

  • Friday, April 05, 2013
    Eating well: Delicious cancer prevention through nutrition   

  • Thursday, April 04, 2013
    New assistant professor earns Arab World award   

  • Thursday, April 04, 2013
    Prostate cancer treatment study changing the way doctors practice   

  • Thursday, April 04, 2013
    Author Tina Rosenberg speaks at Community Service Learning Conference   

  • Tuesday, April 02, 2013
    Noted medical illustrator to discuss artistic style on April 10   


  • March
  • Thursday, March 28, 2013
    UT Medicine doctor creates one-stop shop for women   

  • Thursday, March 28, 2013
    Challenges of aging topic of free program   

  • Thursday, March 21, 2013
    A show of artistic talent in support of free medical clinics   

  • Wednesday, March 20, 2013
    The doctor will see you now, kids!   

  • Tuesday, March 19, 2013
    South Texas Poison Center Highlights National Poison Prevention Week   

  • Tuesday, March 19, 2013
    “Conversations About Ethics” explores the aftermath of medical error    

  • Friday, March 15, 2013
    William W. Dodge, D.D.S., named new dean of Dental School   

  • Wednesday, March 13, 2013
    Real-life “Grey’s Anatomy” drama   

  • Friday, March 08, 2013
    Latinas face life-endangering delay between abnormal mammogram, diagnosis   

  • Thursday, March 07, 2013
    Scientists probe acid found in olive oil, fruits, herbs   

  • Monday, March 04, 2013
    Physician/researcher votes on FDA panel approving epilepsy neurostimulator   

  • Friday, March 01, 2013
    Residents invited to free Senior Moments of Aging program on Saturday, March 23, in Laredo    


  • February
  • Wednesday, February 27, 2013
    San Antonio Low Vision Expo is March 9   

  • Tuesday, February 26, 2013
    Helping caregivers of wounded warriors topic of nursing research with goal of national dissemination    

  • Tuesday, February 19, 2013
    100 minority elderly sought for study of aspirin’s benefits   

  • Wednesday, February 13, 2013
    By guessing, clinicians may miss 3/4 of alcohol problems   

  • Tuesday, February 12, 2013
    Epilepsy expert to see Harlingen area residents   

  • Tuesday, February 12, 2013
    Author Jennifer Rosner speaks on her family history of deafness   

  • Monday, February 11, 2013
    UT Health Science Center San Antonio, Valley Baptist Health System, regional partners agree to develop psychiatry residency in Valley   

  • Wednesday, February 06, 2013
    Neurosciences research gets $3M boost from The USAA Foundation   

  • Monday, February 04, 2013
    Cell phones and secondhand smoke — what in our environment causes cancer?   

  • Friday, February 01, 2013
    Biochemist Masters is TAMEST 2013 president-elect   


  • January
  • Tuesday, January 29, 2013
    College students invited to apply to human anatomy summer workshop   

  • Tuesday, January 29, 2013
    Link found between insulin sensitivity, cells’ powerhouses   

  • Friday, January 18, 2013
    Startech Foundation, UT Health Science Center San Antonio announce $1.99 million Texas Emerging Technology Fund Award to Admittance Technologies, Inc.   

  • Thursday, January 17, 2013
    Study: Antiretroviral therapy for HIV-1 in first 4 months is crucial   

  • Thursday, January 10, 2013
    District 2-A2 Lions Sight Research Foundation, Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio support low vision center upgrade   

  • Tuesday, January 08, 2013
    Study of roundworms yields potential clues in human aging   

  • Tuesday, January 08, 2013
    San Antonio physician inventor Dr. Julio Palmaz named as fellow by National Academy of Inventors   

  • Friday, January 04, 2013
    Study identifies promising new hepatitis C treatment   

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