UT Health News - 10-07-21 UT Health San Antonio News https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/ en-us 07 Oct 2021 10:30:36 EDT 07 Oct 2021 10:30:36 EDT https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/rss.xml Newsweaver communications@uthscsa.edu (University of Texas Health Science Center (UTHSCSA)) support@newsweaver.ie (Newsweaver) 60 true San Antonio's ‘Dementia Friendly City’ proclamation urges inclusion, support https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/2d3rrpg5nez?lang=en?rss=true UT Health San Antonio contributes to making San Antonio an inclusive community for everyone touched by dementia. The Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases provides comprehensive dementia care while advancing treatment through clinical trials and research. In addition, the School of Nursing's Caring for the Caregiver program provides training classes for caregivers and social opportunities for caregivers and their families. 05 Oct 2021 12:00:00 EDT 040e8d05f3065d232aa5e9dacff62af8 Feature Article <p style="text-align: center;"><img align="center" src="http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/9f/0ed9ce4c83b8fb12509307.jpg" width="698" height="465" hspace="0" vspace="0" alt="" /></p> <p> </p> <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">UT Health San Antonio contributes to making San Antonio an inclusive community for everyone touched by dementia. The Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases provides comprehensive dementia care while advancing treatment through clinical trials and research. In addition, the School of Nursing's Caring for the Caregiver program provides training classes for caregivers and social opportunities for caregivers and their families. </span></p> Read More https://news.uthscsa.edu/dementia-friendly-city-proclamation-urges-inclusion-support-2/ School of Nursing ranked 3rd in Texas for undergraduate nursing programs https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/vmdiv29ww9g?lang=en?rss=true U.S. News & World Report has announced its rankings for the Best Bachelor of Science in Nursing Programs, with UT Health San Antonio’s School of Nursing coming in at 43rd out of 694 programs. 29 Sep 2021 12:00:00 EDT c680a5ef86797b8ecc0006a54e53048a Feature Article <p><span style="font-size: 13px;"><em>U.S. News & World Report</em> has announced its rankings for the Best Bachelor of Science in Nursing Programs, with UT Health San Antonio’s School of Nursing coming in at 43rd out of 694 programs. </span></p> http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/ce/7935a63162ef2ce2ad63ff.jpg Read More https://news.uthscsa.edu/school-of-nursing-ranked-3rd-in-texas-for-undergraduate-nursing-programs/ COVID-19 vaccine third doses and booster shots https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/doirash1ik0?lang=en?rss=true Those eligible to receive a third dose or booster shot may schedule an appointment now. Learn who is eligible and how to get one. 29 Sep 2021 12:00:00 EDT a7da065db9d2ec7847db7c9b2f558c36 Feature Article <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">Those eligible to receive a third dose or booster shot may schedule an appointment now. Learn who is eligible and how to get one.</span></p> http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/64/4385ae1d11cece544d018b.jpg Details Here https://www.uthscsa.edu/patient-care/physicians/news-item/covid-19-vaccine-third-dose-who-eligible-and-how-get-one COVID-19 vaccines available for those 12 years and older https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/1pdw0vfywvo?lang=en?rss=true UT Health San Antonio is dedicated to protecting the community by providing COVID-19 vaccines. You can schedule an appointment online to receive your vaccine. 21 Jul 2021 12:00:00 EDT 1e06ab04718e9947f8e6a0b221e613a5 Feature Article <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">UT Health San Antonio is dedicated to protecting the community by providing COVID-19 vaccines. You can schedule an appointment online to receive your vaccine.</span></p> http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/70/8694f2317d952174a301f1.jpg Vaccine Info https://www.uthscsa.edu/patient-care/physicians/covid-19-vaccine-information?utm_source=online&utm_medium=banner&utm_campaign=covid_vaccine_information What happens when you become a parent to your parents? https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/1pl9i4tciam?lang=en?rss=true That’s what longtime NPR journalist Kitty Eisele had to figure out when she became a full-time caregiver for her dad. Kitty’s journey with her dad is the topic of a new NPR podcast, “Demented.” The podcast is supported by UT Health San Antonio and its Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases. 04 Oct 2021 12:00:00 EDT 17f11bffe0a25f30a7f4dc08aabb49e6 Feature Article <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">That’s what longtime NPR journalist Kitty Eisele had to figure out when she became a full-time caregiver for her dad. Kitty’s journey with her dad is the topic of a new NPR podcast, “Demented.” The podcast is supported by UT Health San Antonio and its Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases.</span></p> http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/53/94ca0003e3cab9e154e3a6.jpg Learn More https://news.uthscsa.edu/what-happens-when-you-become-a-parent-to-your-parents/ Nov. 4: HealthyU Webcast Series: Get moving again https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/17a87xws7xz?lang=en?rss=true Frank Buttacavoli, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery, will discuss the causes of knee pain, non-surgical treatments and how to decide when a knee replacement is the best option for you. 17 Aug 2021 12:00:00 EDT 293e1914045079cd60002debe1b16f14 Events <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">Frank Buttacavoli, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery, will discuss the causes of knee pain, non-surgical treatments and how to decide when a knee replacement is the best option for you.</span></p> http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/8c/df79d601dc5a755fff14b5.png Register Here https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_yEHYyeApQ-2Ogu2sFlerjA KSAT 12 Q&A: UT Health San Antonio Chief Medical Officer concerned a winter COVID-19 surge could be coming https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/19j462f1hhs?lang=en?rss=true Robert Leverence, MD, chief medical officer for UT Health Physicians, discussed the concerns about a possible COVID-19 winter surge and the importance of getting vaccinated. 29 Sep 2021 12:00:00 EDT 3a2b73df75c9a9c6d0815e54fa860ed9 In the News <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">Robert Leverence, MD, chief medical officer for UT Health Physicians, discussed the concerns about a possible COVID-19 winter surge and the importance of getting vaccinated.</span></p> Watch Story https://news.uthscsa.edu/ksat-12-qa-ut-health-san-antonio-chief-medical-officer-concerned-a-winter-covid-19-surge-could-be-coming/ Texas Public Radio: Many eligible teens, young adults still haven’t gotten their COVID-19 vaccinations https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/2b3jdk98xds?lang=en?rss=true Mandie Tibball Svatek, MD, Pediatrics, and Brigitte Bailey, MD, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, were guests on “The Source” on Texas Public Radio. 29 Sep 2021 12:00:00 EDT 643618bc130b6c1d50eb13a851351406 In the News <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">Mandie Tibball Svatek, MD, Pediatrics, and Brigitte Bailey, MD, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, were guests on “The Source” on Texas Public Radio.</span></p> Listen Here https://news.uthscsa.edu/texas-public-radio-many-eligible-teens-young-adults-still-havent-gotten-their-covid-19-vaccinations/ KENS 5: Take part in this virtual walk to support a cure for PKD https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/167eawb8t5g?lang=en?rss=true Ashley Garcia-Everett, MD, Department of Medicine-Nephrology, was interviewed about her son’s battle with polycystic kidney disease (PKD). Dr. Garcia-Everett donated a kidney to her baby and is raising awareness about PKD and the upcoming virtual Walk for PKD in San Antonio. 05 Oct 2021 12:00:00 EDT 84f0041c4f05f5f6750a3efde5fa08dc In the News <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">Ashley Garcia-Everett, MD, Department of Medicine-Nephrology, was interviewed about her son’s battle with polycystic kidney disease (PKD). Dr. Garcia-Everett donated a kidney to her baby and is raising awareness about PKD and the upcoming virtual Walk for PKD in San Antonio.</span></p> Watch Story https://news.uthscsa.edu/kens-5-take-part-in-this-virtual-walk-to-support-a-cure-for-pkd/ Other faculty experts in the media https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/1j0l0kl3z50?lang=en?rss=true 25 Mar 2020 12:00:00 EDT a2db5d62ccffda22dbebf4f596af0097 In the News Read More https://news.uthscsa.edu/all-news/?wpv_view_count=20070&wpv-category=in-the-news&wpv-health-condition=0&wpv-academic-school=0&wpv-health-service=0&wpv_filter_submit=Submit&utm_source=Newsweaver&utm_medium=email&utm_term=Other+faculty+experts+in+the+media&utm_campaign=uthealthnews