Network of Partners

Our partnership network includes centers and institutes housed on campus at UT Health San Antonio, health care systems, lifesciences industry and military involved in basic and applied research.

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Collaborative Partnership

UT Health San Antonio, located in Military City, U.S.A., has a rich history of research collaboration with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs leading to publications in top peer-reviewed journals with global impact. Research partnerships are ground zero for discovery leading to better patient care and outcomes for both active and civilian patients. UT Health San Antonio recognizes the power of partnership and collaboration in research as we seek new knowledge about treatments, cures, and discoveries. Find out more about our collaboration opportunities by contacting the Office of the Vice President for Research at 210-567-3720 or

For industry relations, contact the Associate Vice President, Innovation & Development, Anthony Francis, at or 210-567-0313.

Healthcare Partners

UT Health San Antonio’s extensive partnerships enable our researchers to access clinical settings outside of UT Health San Antonio. We take our research from bench to bedside through partnerships with:

Lifesciences Partners

UT Health San Antonio has works partners with several other institutions and organizations that operate in the lifesciences biosphere including:

Military Partners

Our Military Health Institute facilitates increased collaboration between our university, the US Military, the Veterans Administration, other university partners, and industry to improve the health and resiliency of our nation’s military service members, veterans and their families – a partnership found nowhere else in Texas.