Nov. 9, 2001
Volume XXXIV, No. 45


Of Note


Of Note

Nominations accepted for Clinical Faculty Award

Nominations are being sought for the Clinical Faculty Award. Dr. Francisco G. Cigarroa, Health Science Center president, initiated the new award to recognize excellence in clinical service provided by UTHSC faculty. Full-time faculty from all schools who provide clinical service are eligible.

Nominators will be responsible for completing a nomination packet. Packets will be available beginning Friday, Nov. 16, and must be submitted to the nomination committee by Friday, Dec. 7. For more information, contact Dr. Joseph Kobos, committee chair, at ext. 7-2648, or send an e-mail to

Volunteers needed for Science Expo 2001

Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to help with this year's Science Expo. Hundreds of high school students, parents, teachers and counselors from San Antonio and the surrounding area will be on campus from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, to learn about opportunities and programs at the Health Science Center.

To volunteer, call Dr. Irene Chapa at ext. 7-3941.

Symposium set

A bioterrorism symposium will be offered from 8 a.m. to noon Nov. 17 at the Sheraton Gunter Hotel. Sponsor is the Texas Branch, American Society for Microbiology. Cost is $10. The public is invited. Call ext. 7-3990.