UT Health News - 09-09-21 UT Health San Antonio News https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/ en-us 09 Sep 2021 12:35:01 EDT 09 Sep 2021 12:35:01 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 Study shows MRI technique improves detection of aggressive prostate cancer https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/phqsv7v0jvu?lang=en?rss=true This means that by detecting changes in the condition of prostate cancer patients more accurately, physicians can move ahead quicker with potentially life-saving treatment. 01 Sep 2021 12:00:00 EDT 7f561a0887d691076c39e8aa759dbb97 Feature Article <p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size: 13px;"><img align="center" src="http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/d9/19d40880dd0756df17bb84.jpg" width="701" height="477" hspace="0" vspace="0" alt="" /></span></p> <p> </p> <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">This means that by detecting changes in the condition of prostate cancer patients more accurately, physicians can move ahead quicker with potentially life-saving treatment. </span></p> Learn More https://news.uthscsa.edu/ut-health-san-antonio-study-shows-mri-technique-improves-detection-of-aggressive-prostate-cancer/ Tops-in-Texas School of Dentistry moves up in world rankings https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/1t2sk25cczo?lang=en?rss=true The School of Dentistry moved up three spots to 34th in the annual Academic Ranking of World Universities, also called the ShanghaiRanking, in the category of Dentistry & Oral Sciences. 01 Sep 2021 12:00:00 EDT 275878ba913f309a156c3a77b79b53da Feature Article <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">The School of Dentistry moved up three spots to 34th in the annual Academic Ranking of World Universities, also called the ShanghaiRanking, in the category of Dentistry & Oral Sciences.</span></p> http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/cf/26b7f559b8c9fcb57ec5d3.jpg Read More https://news.uthscsa.edu/ut-health-san-antonio-dental-school-moves-up-in-world-rankings-2/ COVID-19 vaccines available for those 12 years and older https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/13txazo0nmk?lang=en?rss=true UT Health San Antonio is dedicated to protecting the community by providing COVID-19 vaccines to everyone 12 years and older. 21 Jul 2021 12:00:00 EDT 8dd95c26ac46a6c17e6ce5c04e53db73 Feature Article <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">UT Health San Antonio is dedicated to protecting the community by providing COVID-19 vaccines to everyone 12 years and older. </span></p> http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/56/63a72ecffcd0701c7f707b.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 Third dose COVID-19 vaccines for immunocompromised https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/173co74i21v?lang=en?rss=true MyChart users who are eligible to receive a third COVID-19 vaccine can schedule their vaccine now. Currently, only those patients who are immunocompromised are eligible. 23 Aug 2021 12:00:00 EDT b09c58d8da870630b0796e22ed842227 Feature Article <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">MyChart users who are eligible to receive a third COVID-19 vaccine can schedule their vaccine now. Currently, only those patients who are immunocompromised are eligible.</span></p> http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/2a/f9458c63b14e97fa7d3c89.jpg Details Here https://www.uthscsa.edu/patient-care/physicians/news-item/covid-19-vaccine-third-dose-who-eligible-and-how-get-one Uplifting U.S. Latinos to improve health and our nation https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/1ipaawikcx2?lang=en?rss=true It is essential to lift the nation’s Latino population from obscurity to the forefront of health care, public health intervention and societal presence, three professors from UT Health San Antonio argue in a commentary published by the Journal of the American Medical Association. 08 Sep 2021 12:00:00 EDT 12a0e888c98facffe0a5d5b89da6fd22 Feature Article <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">It is essential to lift the nation’s Latino population from obscurity to the forefront of health care, public health intervention and societal presence, three professors from UT Health San Antonio argue in a commentary published by the Journal of the American Medical Association.</span></p> http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/19/65064362a3741bfc75b782.jpg Read More https://news.uthscsa.edu/in-jama-commentary-ut-health-san-antonio-authors-urge-uplifting-u-s-latinos-to-improve-health-and-our-nation-2/ Sept. 16: HealthyU Webcast Series: Lead a better lifestyle with primary care https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/k8pafsdshgk?lang=en?rss=true Ramon Cancino, MD, director of primary care at UT Health Physicians, will share the top tips he gives patients on leading happier, healthier lifestyles. 17 Aug 2021 12:00:00 EDT a727e913db7fc5eb439cbf02fb20754d Events <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">Ramon Cancino, MD, director of primary care at UT Health Physicians, will share the top tips he gives patients on leading happier, healthier lifestyles.</span></p> http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/8c/df79d601dc5a755fff14b5.png Register Here https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_8sR7yltMRxCHwLsVZeiqaA Sept. 20: Greehey Children's Cancer Research Institute's 3rd Annual Gold Ribbon Evening https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/1k4sj5dy6nm?lang=en?rss=true During this virtual event, hear from researchers about the latest breakthroughs in pediatric cancer research and how today's discoveries are translated into tomorrow's therapies. 01 Sep 2021 12:00:00 EDT d4ef8bcdfd6bb4bc30353c0963dd7cfa Events <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">During this virtual event, hear from researchers about the latest breakthroughs in pediatric cancer research and how today's discoveries are translated into tomorrow's therapies.</span></p> http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/cb/29ed3196c357c48b6f682d.png Register Here https://gccri.uthscsa.edu/events/gold-ribbon-evening/ MySA.com: 'It is a concern': Respiratory illnesses on the rise in San Antonio https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/1koi0twn6kv?lang=en?rss=true Jan Patterson, MD, Infectious Diseases, is quoted in this story about respiratory illnesses on the rise in San Antonio. 01 Sep 2021 12:00:00 EDT 4621a3113dea3e52daf698ed92518750 In the News <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">Jan Patterson, MD, Infectious Diseases, is quoted in this story about respiratory illnesses on the rise in San Antonio.</span></p> Read Story https://news.uthscsa.edu/mysa-com-it-is-a-concern-respiratory-illnesses-on-the-rise-in-san-antonio/ KSAT 12 Q&A: How to talk to loved ones about COVID-19 despite opposing views https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/kbc7s6wg6cc?lang=en?rss=true Luz M. Garcini, PhD, MPH, Center for Research to Advance Community Health (ReACH), was the guest for KSAT 12’s Q&A segment. 01 Sep 2021 12:00:00 EDT 6bb29fd8554a0eb603f75def75d10c1d In the News <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">Luz M. Garcini, PhD, MPH, Center for Research to Advance Community Health (ReACH), was the guest for KSAT 12’s Q&A segment.</span></p> Watch Story https://news.uthscsa.edu/ksat-12-qa-how-to-talk-to-loved-ones-about-covid-19-despite-opposing-views/ News 4: UT Health San Antonio explains the dangers of ivermectin https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/1x9mk92atwb?lang=en?rss=true Gregory Yu, MD, Emergency Medicine, was interviewed for this News 4 story and explained the dangers of the drug ivermectin to treat COVID-19. 08 Sep 2021 12:00:00 EDT 1df65293a847fcbf56a29b8023dc4928 In the News <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">Gregory Yu, MD, Emergency Medicine, was interviewed for this News 4 story and explained the dangers of the drug ivermectin to treat COVID-19.</span></p> Watch Story https://news.uthscsa.edu/news-4-ut-health-san-antonio-explains-the-dangers-of-ivermectin/ Other faculty experts in the media https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/mpcpedoffk3?lang=en?rss=true 25 Mar 2020 12:00:00 EDT 085fc0c3bc37a0bf5cd84534432c94ed 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