HSC01


Past News Releases:
2013 /2012 / 2011 / 2010 / 2009 / 2008 / 2007 / 2006 / 2005 / 2004 / 2003

Past News Releases - Prior to September 30, 2003 (09-30-03)

Search News Releases Search HSC News

clear graphic
News Releases for 2014

Jan / Feb / Mar / Apr / May / Jun / Jul / Aug / Sep / Oct / Nov / Dec
clear graphic

November
  • Monday, November 24, 2014
    Prostate cancer biologist Chatterjee elected to rank of AAAS Fellow   

  • Friday, November 21, 2014
    Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine Public Education Day is Dec. 2   

  • Thursday, November 20, 2014
    CPRIT gives almost $4 million for CTRC-led research   

  • Tuesday, November 18, 2014
    Register early for Saturday’s Turkey Trot 5K Fun Run/Walk   

  • Monday, November 17, 2014
    James L. Holly, M.D., School of Medicine alumnus from Beaumont, receives national primary care award tonight in Washington, D.C.   

  • Friday, November 14, 2014
    Walk and Talk with Health Care Professionals this Saturday at Woodlawn Lake Park   

  • Friday, November 14, 2014
    Palacios students learn about health professions at UT Health Science Center San Antonio   

  • Thursday, November 13, 2014
    New COPD websites help patients, family members and health care providers learn best ways to treat chronic illness   

  • Wednesday, November 12, 2014
    PSA controversy and screening update tomorrow night   

  • Monday, November 10, 2014
    South Texas Poison Center reaccredited as regional poison center   

  • Monday, November 10, 2014
    Medical student gains research experience thanks to Doris Duke Charitable Foundation   

  • Thursday, November 06, 2014
    Lung cancer screenings detect problems earlier, save lives   

  • Tuesday, November 04, 2014
    1,500 teens to get hands-on introduction to health careers   

  • Tuesday, November 04, 2014
    $600,000 grant to UT Health Science Center nursing clinics will expand health care to thousands of patients   

  • Tuesday, November 04, 2014
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio to Teach “Stem Cells 101” at Free Education Day with World Stem Cell Summit   


  • October
  • Monday, October 27, 2014
    Phil Klay, author of National Book Award finalist “Redeployment,” speaks at Health Science Center   

  • Monday, October 27, 2014
    Childhood cancer patients, survivors invited to free college, career fair on Saturday, Nov. 1   

  • Monday, October 20, 2014
    S.A. Express-News Book & Author Luncheon Thursday features five authors, benefits CTRC    

  • Tuesday, October 14, 2014
    Children at West Side’s Salinas dental clinic to benefit from $375,000 Healthy Smiles grant to UT Health Science Center   

  • Monday, October 13, 2014
    Children at West Side’s Salinas dental clinic to benefit from $375,000 Healthy Smiles grant to UT Health Science Center   

  • Wednesday, October 08, 2014
    $1.12 million to fine-tune the body’s “Homeland Security”   

  • Tuesday, October 07, 2014
    CTRC doctor wins $1.6 million FDA orphan grant to treat deadly brain tumors   

  • Friday, October 03, 2014
    The fearless female’s guide to hormone therapy, fertility preservation and the latest on reproductive cancers   

  • Wednesday, October 01, 2014
    Latina breast cancer survivors to gather for reunion on 10th anniversary of book with their triumphant stories    


  • September
  • Tuesday, September 30, 2014
    UT Medicine San Antonio orthopaedic surgeon one of two in U.S. selected for prestigious knee surgery fellowship   

  • Monday, September 29, 2014
    UT Health Science Center establishes Military Health Institute   

  • Monday, September 29, 2014
    CTRC receives millions in gifts and grants and a national vote of confidence   

  • Monday, September 29, 2014
    “Music for Healing” arrives at University Hospital this Monday, Sept. 29   

  • Monday, September 29, 2014
    CTRC receives crucial NCI Cancer Center designation renewal and gifts from Valero, Klesse Foundations   

  • Wednesday, September 24, 2014
    UT Health Science Center to lead regional children’s cancer research group with $3.7 million grant   

  • Monday, September 22, 2014
    Pneumonia bacterium leaves tiny lesions in the heart, study finds   

  • Monday, September 22, 2014
    Health Science Center pediatric oncologist appointed to national advocacy board   

  • Friday, September 19, 2014
    UTSA, UT Health Science Center Present Inaugural SALSI Lecture Sept. 23   

  • Monday, September 15, 2014
    UT Medicine San Antonio unveils new Primary Care Clinic on Medical Drive during Sept. 17 ribbon cutting    

  • Monday, September 15, 2014
    Women with endometriosis needed for pain-relief study   

  • Monday, September 15, 2014
    Tom C. and Pat Frost to be honored at President’s Gala for supporting health care, education in community   

  • Monday, September 15, 2014
    Tom C. and Pat Frost to be honored Sept. 13 at President’s Gala for longtime dedication to supporting health care, education    

  • Thursday, September 11, 2014
    Structure of enzyme seen as target for ALS drugs   

  • Tuesday, September 09, 2014
    UT Health Science Center, UTSA partner to bring more nurses into the workforce   

  • Tuesday, September 09, 2014
    Physicians, researchers lead $1 million pilot trial to help patients with peripheral vascular disease   

  • Tuesday, September 09, 2014
    $250,000 Hyundai Hope grant supports pediatric cancer study   

  • Thursday, September 04, 2014
    Hyundai to present $250,000 Hope Grant for pediatric cancer study   

  • Thursday, September 04, 2014
    Children, young adults needed for study that could help save infected teeth   

  • Thursday, September 04, 2014
    Children, young adults needed for study that could help save infected teeth   

  • Wednesday, September 03, 2014
    350 to compete in sporting-clay competition   

  • Tuesday, September 02, 2014
    Factor in naked mole rat’s cells enhances protein integrity   

  • Tuesday, September 02, 2014
    UT Medicine San Antonio places faculty on top doctors lists   


  • August
  • Tuesday, August 26, 2014
    School of Medicine tops list of best medical schools for Hispanics   

  • Monday, August 25, 2014
    Registration now open for sporting clay shooters, sponsors for Sept. 6 annual CTRC fundraising event    

  • Monday, August 25, 2014
    CPRIT gives UT Health Science Center nearly $8 million   

  • Tuesday, August 19, 2014
    San Antonio Life Sciences Institute awards $750,000 to innovators   

  • Monday, August 18, 2014
    Hope for healthy hearts revealed in naked mole rat studies   

  • Monday, August 18, 2014
    Bopassa, Medina receive Voelcker Fund Young Investigator Awards   

  • Thursday, August 14, 2014
    Over-the-counter pain reliever may slow recurrence in breast cancer patients    

  • Tuesday, August 12, 2014
    UT Health Science Center pediatric cancer researcher receives grant for groundbreaking work for childhood cancer survivors   

  • Monday, August 11, 2014
    8 Health Science Center educators honored as UT Regents’ outstanding teachers   

  • Thursday, August 07, 2014
    Reiter, Bowden named to World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds   

  • Monday, August 04, 2014
    Version 2.0 of Prostate Cancer Risk Calculator now online, free and complete with emojis   

  • Monday, August 04, 2014
    Researchers find potential new predictor of stress-related illnesses   


  • July
  • Thursday, July 31, 2014
    New study looks at prevalence of epilepsy in veterans with traumatic brain injury    

  • Monday, July 28, 2014
    New pill regimens published in The Lancet cure hardest-to-treat hepatitis C patients   

  • Tuesday, July 22, 2014
    Anti-pain agent shrinks oral cancers, leaves healthy tissues alone   

  • Tuesday, July 22, 2014
    Free public lecture explores ethical quandaries posed by genomic medicine   

  • Friday, July 18, 2014
    White Coat Ceremony marks rite of passage   

  • Friday, July 18, 2014
    Saving young lives twice is this study’s goal   

  • Wednesday, July 16, 2014
    Salud al Pasito features free walk, health screenings this Saturday   

  • Tuesday, July 15, 2014
    UT Medicine physician to discuss sinusitis at free session July 15   

  • Friday, July 11, 2014
    David Shelledy, Ph.D., assumes role as dean of School of Health Professions    

  • Wednesday, July 09, 2014
    Telemedicine promises to help save preemies’ eyesight at a lower cost   

  • Thursday, July 03, 2014
    UT Medicine physician to discuss sinusitis at free session July 15   

  • Wednesday, July 02, 2014
    UT Health Science Center helps 500 students learn about bioscience careers this summer   


  • June
  • Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Cardiology chief honored in inaugural class of master fellows of cardiovascular medicine   

  • Wednesday, June 18, 2014
    New study reveals combining antiepileptic drugs most effective treatment   

  • Monday, June 16, 2014
    Cultural Inclusion Institute June 16-17   

  • Monday, June 16, 2014
    Breast cancer survivors collaborate with scientists and chef in learning a cancer-fighting food plan    

  • Monday, June 16, 2014
    Weeklong Eco Film Camp for West Side youth   

  • Monday, June 16, 2014
    School of Medicine faculty achieve medical quality certification   

  • Thursday, June 05, 2014
    Team finds on-off switch to burning stored fat   

  • Monday, June 02, 2014
    Health professionals, students invited to attend Cultural Inclusion Institute conference   


  • May
  • Thursday, May 29, 2014
    San Antonio science on display at aging meeting starting May 30   

  • Thursday, May 29, 2014
    Article Not Found   

  • Tuesday, May 27, 2014
    UT Medicine Multiple Sclerosis Clinic designated an MS Partner in Care   

  • Thursday, May 22, 2014
    Feingold gift to benefit School of Dentistry at UT Health Science Center   

  • Tuesday, May 20, 2014
    Musi receives $600,000 to study diabetes and gut bacteria   

  • Tuesday, May 20, 2014
    Barshop Institute researcher chairs large aging meeting in S.A.   

  • Tuesday, May 20, 2014
    Article not found   

  • Monday, May 19, 2014
    $600,000 from Alliance for Lupus Research furthers investigations   

  • Monday, May 19, 2014
    Recruiting more Hispanics to cancer clinical trials crucial to reducing health disparities   

  • Monday, May 19, 2014
    Controlling pediatric asthma: End of school no time to forget about asthma   

  • Thursday, May 15, 2014
    High school students get rare chance to quiz Nobel Laureate   

  • Friday, May 09, 2014
    Mother’s Day cooking demo at Quarry Farmers Market   

  • Friday, May 09, 2014
    Eating well to live better – the best Mother’s Day gift   

  • Friday, May 09, 2014
    Student receives Fulbright U.S. Student Award to create health program in West Africa    

  • Friday, May 09, 2014
    Pamela Otto, M.D., named chair of Department of Radiology   

  • Wednesday, May 07, 2014
    New type of laser addresses glaucoma, other eye conditions   

  • Wednesday, May 07, 2014
    New $2.9 million study to help obese Latino kids eat better, play more through family counseling, text messages   

  • Friday, May 02, 2014
    Texas Public Radio and UT Medicine San Antonio present 'Silver Solutions'   

  • Friday, May 02, 2014
    New myeloma-obesity research reveals a way drugs could work arm-in-arm with body’s own defenses   

  • Thursday, May 01, 2014
    Breast cancer survivors sought for new study that teaches a cancer-fighting food plan    


  • April
  • Wednesday, April 30, 2014
    In battle of wits, teams flex their axons and stretch their dendrites   

  • Thursday, April 24, 2014
    Study shows Hispanics, blacks substantially underrepresented in orthopaedic research   

  • Thursday, April 24, 2014
    Chronic diseases start in the womb, guest lecturer will discuss   

  • Thursday, April 17, 2014
    Study comparing type 2 diabetes medications seeks volunteers   

  • Wednesday, April 16, 2014
    Scientists unlock secrets of protein produced by disease-causing fungus   

  • Wednesday, April 16, 2014
    Hepatitis C treatment cures over 90 percent of patients with cirrhosis   

  • Wednesday, April 09, 2014
    SABCS audit shows local symposium’s global impact   

  • Monday, April 07, 2014
    New defibrillator prevents cardiac arrest without placing leads into the heart itself   


  • March
  • Monday, March 31, 2014
    7th annual Community Service Learning Conference tackles health literacy   

  • Wednesday, March 26, 2014
    Nursing Dean Eileen T. Breslin, Ph.D., assumes presidency of AACN    

  • Monday, March 24, 2014
    Epilepsy specialist coming to Eagle Pass   

  • Monday, March 24, 2014
    Doctors to make house calls on students   

  • Friday, March 21, 2014
    Article Removed   

  • Thursday, March 20, 2014
    Free cancer genetic risk assessment for eligible individuals    

  • Tuesday, March 18, 2014
    MATCH DAY: Lots of doctor drama; no blood or guts   

  • Monday, March 17, 2014
    Addiction problems and solutions to be focus of March 13 briefing   

  • Friday, March 07, 2014
    Epilepsy specialist coming to Laredo   

  • Wednesday, March 05, 2014
    Symptom-checking test for environmental intolerances now online   

  • Wednesday, March 05, 2014
    UT Health Science Center San Antonio exceeds 10-year capital campaign goal    

  • Monday, March 03, 2014
    Ancient Chinese medicine put through its paces for pancreatic cancer   


  • February
  • Friday, February 28, 2014
    Improved lab screening technique opens door for new pediatric neuroblastoma therapies   

  • Friday, February 21, 2014
    CPRIT extends its support of Health Science Center researchers and educators in grants   

  • Wednesday, February 19, 2014
    Low Vision Expo is March 1 at Colonial Hills United Methodist   

  • Thursday, February 13, 2014
    Epilepsy specialist coming to Eagle Pass   

  • Wednesday, February 12, 2014
    Researcher isolates new target for leukemia treatment   

  • Friday, February 07, 2014
    “Paying Till It Hurts” author speaks on high cost of medical care   

  • Wednesday, February 05, 2014
    Finding could explain age-related decline in motor function   

  • Wednesday, February 05, 2014
    New website cultivates healthy changes for Latino kids nationwide   

  • Monday, February 03, 2014
    Department of Neurosurgery performs 3,000 spine cases, 350 brain tumor cases and 190 spine tumor cases in 12 months   


  • January
  • Friday, January 31, 2014
    San Antonio physician assistant earns emergency medicine specialty credential    

  • Friday, January 31, 2014
    Poverty simulation offers powerful lesson   

  • Friday, January 31, 2014
    Health Science Center researcher wins $900,000 grant to find immune-based cure for ovarian cancer   

  • Tuesday, January 28, 2014
    Low levels of pro-inflammatory agent help cognition in rats   

  • Wednesday, January 15, 2014
    CTRC researcher part of multi-team European cancer project   

  • Tuesday, January 14, 2014
    Dual fellowship-trained orthopaedic oncologist joins UT Medicine   

  • Monday, January 13, 2014
    Study of veterans reveals suicide-related behavior not direct result of anti-epileptic drugs   

  • Monday, January 13, 2014
    Doctor of Nursing Practice Program earns maximum five-year accreditation   

  • Thursday, January 09, 2014
    Nurse leader appointed to serve on federal health care commission   

  • Thursday, January 09, 2014
    Discovery leads to patent for novel method of treating traumatic brain injury   

  • Monday, January 06, 2014
    Amino acid’s increase is suspected in diabetes   

  •   bottom bar
    Arrow - to top
    HSC Alert - Sign up today
    Calendar of Events
    Tell Us Your Story Idea
    Submission Guidelines
    Arrow - to top