TL1 Trainees 2022-2023

Now Hiring
Medical Assistant Intermediate/Associate & Research Area Specialist

The Institute for Integration of Medicine & Science is now hiring for the following positions:

Research Area Specialist for the Practice-Based Research Networks  
As a member of the IIMS Community Engagement (CE) Team, this person will serve as a liaison with two practice-based research networks (PBRNs).  This person will help to develop and implement research projects by working closely with PBRN Directors, advisory boards, and network members.  In addition, this person will work the IIMS CE Team to 
provide research infrastructure support to enhance community responsiveness, research relevance, scientific value, and public health impact.

Click here to view the application


Intermediate - Medical Assistant Position for the IIMS Clinical Research Unit at the MARC 

Under general supervision, responsible for performing a wide variety of medical and clinical support functions in an outpatient clinical settings. May assist with clinical and laboratory procedures, maintain equipment, provide direct patient care, and administer common medications according to unit guidelines and providers' orders. May support the documentation of patients as dictated by the physician or provider. 

Click here to view the application 

Associate - Medical Assistant Position for the IIMS Clinical Research Unit at the MARC 
Contact Lisa Fleming at for more information. 

NIH RADx® Tech for Maternal Health Challenge
Coming Soon

NIH Maternal Health Challenge FlyerThe National Institutes of Health will soon launch the Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics Technology (RADx® Tech) for Maternal Health Challenge, a competition offering up to $8 million in cash prizes to accelerate development of technologies to improve maternal health outcomes for those who live in areas lacking access to maternity care. The challenge will prioritize home-based or point-of-care diagnostic devices, wearables, and other remote sensing technologies to extend care and improve health outcomes during the postpartum period.


The challenge will launch on September 1, 2022. Submissions for the multi-phase competition are due November 1, 2022, and final winners are expected to be announced in March 2024.

For more information, please visit:

The Diabetes Garage
FREE Virtual Diabetes Education Workshops for Men (18+) with Type 2 Diabetes

FlyerFour online Diabetes education workshops taught by Certified Diabetes Educator, Dr. Raquel Romero who uses auto maintenance comparisons to better explain diabetes management. 

All workshop attendees will receive a CRAFTSMAN toolbox, DG T-shirt, and glucometer kit. 

Session Dates:
September 7th, 2022 from 5:30PM - 8:30PM

September 14th, 2022 from 5:30PM - 8:30PM

September 21st 2022 from 5:30PM - 8:30PM

September 28th 2022 from 5:30PM - 8:30PM

Click here for more information on how to register. 

Seminars in Translational Research (STRECH)
Center for Research and Training in the Sciences (UTSA) , Institute for Integration of Medicine & Science (UTHSA) , Translational Science Graduate Program , & UTSA-UTHSA Joint Graduate Program in Biomedical Engineering invite you to attend

Bess Forst Transposable Element Activation in Alzheimer's Disease and Related Tauopathies: From Bench to Bedside

Presented by Bess Frost, PhD
Associate Professor

Bartell Zachry Professor for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases

Sam & Ann Barshop Institute for Longevity & Aging Studies

Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s & Neurodegenerative Disorders

Department of Cell Systems and Anatomy

University of Texas Health San Antonio


Virtually via Zoom on Friday, September 16th from 9:00AM - 10:00AM 


Click here for more information. 




Fall 2022 Series

F-Troop LogoF-Troop is a weekly hands-on writing workshop that targets pre- and postdoctoral trainees who are preparing an application for a fellowship award (e.g., F30, F31, or F32). Equivalent fellowship applications to other funding agencies are also encompassed by this program.



September 14th - November 30th, 2022
Location: Virtual

Time: 5:00PM - 7:00PM


Click here to Register


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