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Appointments & Awards

May 2004

Vidal Balderas, D.D.S.

Vidal Balderas, D.D.S.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Community Dentistry

The Hispanic Dental Association has awarded Dr. Balderas its prestigious National Presidentís Award for community service. The Presidentís Award is granted to individuals who have excelled in their efforts to improve the oral health of the community. For more than 15 years, Dr. Balderas has worked with dental students in a mobile unit to provide care to children of migrant farmworking families, many
of whom are Hispanic.

Scott Johnson, M.D.
Associate Professor, Division of Thoracic Surgery

Dr. Johnson has been appointed by Gov. Rick Perry to the Texas State Board of Examiners of Perfusionists. The board licenses and regulates approximately 300 perfusionists in Texas.

Scott Johnson, M.D.
Claudia S. Miller, M.D., M.S.

Claudia S. Miller, M.D., M.S.
Associate Professor of Family and Community Medicine

Dr. Miller was inducted into the San Antonio Womenís Celebration and Hall of Fame. She was selected for her outstanding contributions in the category of health professions.

The San Antonio Womenís Celebration and Hall of Fame recognizes outstanding women who have helped shape San Antonio by contributing their talents and skills to the cityís growth and development.


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