UT Health News - 11-11-21 UT Health San Antonio News https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/ en-us 11 Nov 2021 11:03:49 EST 11 Nov 2021 11:03:49 EST 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 COVID-19 vaccinations for children ages 5 to 11 https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/131u43bc10p?lang=en?rss=true UT Health San Antonio is now offering the COVID-19 vaccine to children ages 5 to 11. Appointments for children and adults can be scheduled now. 08 Nov 2021 12:00:00 EST c62c03697409bfd28a2452de0eecbf1a Feature Article <p><img src="http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/a1/16cc29069d57aea66c0443.jpg" style="margin: 0px;" width="678" height="415" hspace="0" vspace="0" alt="" /></p> <p> </p> <p><span style="font-size: 14px;">UT Health San Antonio is now offering the COVID-19 vaccine to children ages 5 to 11. Appointments for children and adults can be scheduled now.</span></p> Details Here https://news.uthscsa.edu/ut-health-san-antonio-offering-covid-19-vaccinations-to-children-ages-5-to-11/ Important facts about COVID-19 vaccines https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/1wg0l0c7wv1?lang=en?rss=true This brief and helpful Q&A video speaks to vaccine symptoms, the importance of booster shots and other timely topics. 04 Nov 2021 12:00:00 EDT d0c573993ecb4c7b15e610b6e47e3177 Feature Article <p><span style="font-size: 14px;">This brief and helpful Q&A video speaks to vaccine symptoms, the importance of booster shots and other timely topics. </span></p> http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/47/5b45b35b949d8789ffe199.png Watch Video https://youtu.be/vHu6o_Ky5ao Post-COVID study to enroll adults in South Texas https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/sq2culih81f?lang=en?rss=true The federally funded study seeks to understand why some people have prolonged symptoms or develop new or returning symptoms after the acute phase of SARS-CoV-2 infection. 29 Oct 2021 12:00:00 EDT a3df68205b9c8e59680a1d6ac75f2f27 Feature Article <p><span style="font-size: 14px;">The federally funded study seeks to understand why some people have prolonged symptoms or develop new or returning symptoms after the acute phase of SARS-CoV-2 infection.</span></p> http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/a5/b9d5afe0f0c7ce2b93bed9.jpg Details Here https://news.uthscsa.edu/post-covid-study-to-enroll-900-in-south-texas-2/ Honoring our veterans https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/ak34fb6719h?lang=en?rss=true Veterans Day is a day in which we honor the men and women who served in our nation’s armed forces. UT Health San Antonio's Military Health Institute is dedicated to improving the health and resiliency of our nation’s armed forces, veterans and their families through advances in research, education and health care. Watch this special tribute [ https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/tyx9awoging/external ]. 11 Nov 2021 12:00:00 EST c385f716d0ed8020939e4925a9419ecf Feature Article <p><span style="font-size: 14px;">Veterans Day is a day in which we honor the men and women who served in our nation’s armed forces. UT Health San Antonio's Military Health Institute is dedicated to improving the health and resiliency of our nation’s armed forces, veterans and their families through advances in research, education and health care. Watch this <span style="color: #bc4b27;"><a style="color: #bc4b27;" href="https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/tyx9awoging/external" target="_blank" rel="noopener">special tribute</a>. </span></span></p> http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/ff/fc3d183d4aabc56b590b18.jpg Read More https://news.uthscsa.edu/honoring-our-veterans/ President’s Gala focuses on coming hospital https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/1s7e7ggnoew?lang=en?rss=true This year's President’s Gala shined a spotlight on the UT Health San Antonio Multispecialty and Research Hospital scheduled to open in 2024. 10 Nov 2021 12:00:00 EST 52bcb0df8fed2cbd815b91db2ac2ff71 Feature Article <p><span style="font-size: 14px;">This year's President’s Gala shined a spotlight on the UT Health San Antonio Multispecialty and Research Hospital scheduled to open in 2024.</span></p> http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/45/ed7eef8290310a5e548cd6.jpg Read More https://news.uthscsa.edu/2021-presidents-gala-focuses-on-coming-hospital/ What happens when you become a parent to your parents? https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/syf05m839vj?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. Their journey is the topic of the podcast, “Demented,” supported by The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and its Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases. 09 Nov 2021 12:00:00 EST 5c16548667d21b598e4e9573cd4562fa Feature Article <p><span style="font-size: 14px;">That’s what longtime NPR journalist Kitty Eisele had to figure out when she became a full-time caregiver for her dad. Their journey is the topic of the podcast, “Demented,” supported by The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and its Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases.</span></p> http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/2a/cd032811a679c9adb706a3.png Listen Here https://www.tpr.org/podcast/demented Everything It Takes https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/t0ztrf5prbk?lang=en?rss=true [ https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/8n0o6hgac33/external ] What does it take to unravel complex diseases like diabetes? Informed by the latest medical discoveries, our providers focus on the diseases that disproportionately affect our diverse San Antonio community. See how we’re changing lives and find a provider [ https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/8n0o6hgac33/external ]. 01 Nov 2021 12:00:00 EDT 58dfd9f1ebea315752ee515cf9024976 Feature Article <p style="text-align: center;"><a href="https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/8n0o6hgac33/external" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><img align="center" src="http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/32/5abb34e4934809d0128661.png" width="651" height="314" hspace="0" vspace="0" alt="" /></a></p> <p> </p> <p><span style="font-size: 14px;">What does it take to unravel complex diseases like diabetes? Informed by the latest medical discoveries, our providers focus on the diseases that disproportionately affect our diverse San Antonio community<span style="color: #bc4b27;"><span style="color: #000000;">.</span> <a style="color: #bc4b27;" href="https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/8n0o6hgac33/external" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Se<span style="text-decoration: underline;">e how we’re changing lives and find a provider</span></a><span style="text-decoration: underline;">.</span></span></span></p> Dec. 2: HealthyU Webcast Series: Molding your child, literally https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/jjxlownoxxe?lang=en?rss=true Darren Poidevin, CPO, helps correct head shape abnormalities in babies and leads the cranial remolding program at UT Health San Antonio. He will show examples of the different types of head shape abnormalities, how they can be avoided and how they can be corrected. 17 Aug 2021 12:00:00 EDT f332313e344b054bb7ae5454b9c33e3d Events <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">Darren Poidevin, CPO, helps correct head shape abnormalities in babies and leads the cranial remolding program at UT Health San Antonio. He will show examples of the different types of head shape abnormalities, how they can be avoided and how they can be corrected.</span></p> http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/8c/df79d601dc5a755fff14b5.png Register Here https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_YFpd5XPYRJK8ayVNsR2TNg Project YES seeks to reach adolescents with free mental health help https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/1bzz5iw7n34?lang=en?rss=true Project YES provides free, anonymous, online mental health resources to area young people coping with the stress of the pandemic, school, relationships and the upcoming holidays. The goal is to help 3,000 adolescents in our area by Dec. 31. 10 Nov 2021 12:00:00 EST a27bbe64a951aab7a54d890d25a1603a Community <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">Project YES provides free, anonymous, online mental health resources to area young people coping with the stress of the pandemic, school, relationships and the upcoming holidays. The goal is to help 3,000 adolescents in our area by Dec. 31.</span></p> http://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/v2files/shard200/1000322/a7/6f887439a7cd6d1c097d3c.jpg Learn More https://news.uthscsa.edu/project-yes-seeks-to-reach-3000-adolescents-with-free-mental-health-help-by-dec-31/ KSAT 12 Q&A: Dr. Ruth Berggren says data shows vaccines for children show 90% protection from COVID-19 symptoms https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/zmzfnsnrscn?lang=en?rss=true Ruth Berggren, MD, Infectious Diseases, Center for Medical Humanities and Ethics, answered questions about the COVID-19 vaccine for children during this KSAT 12 Q&A. 13 Oct 2021 12:00:00 EDT fe9f146c76f2e3d939824bae6ea1d71c In the News <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">Ruth Berggren, MD, Infectious Diseases, Center for Medical Humanities and Ethics, answered questions about the COVID-19 vaccine for children during this KSAT 12 Q&A.</span></p> Watch Story https://news.uthscsa.edu/ksat-12-qa-dr-ruth-berggren-addresses-parents-concerns-regarding-covid-19-vaccine-risks-for-children/ San Antonio Report: COVID vaccines now offered in San Antonio for kids ages 5-11 https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/1dmixbqb41k?lang=en?rss=true Jason Bowling, MD, Infectious Diseases, and Mandie Svatek, MD, Pediatrics, are quoted in this story that answers questions about the COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5 to 11. 29 Oct 2021 12:00:00 EDT bb2f382cbd350e2f082437118aa1b971 In the News <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">Jason Bowling, MD, Infectious Diseases, and Mandie Svatek, MD, Pediatrics, are quoted in this story that answers questions about the COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5 to 11.</span></p> Read Story https://news.uthscsa.edu/san-antonio-report-covid-vaccines-now-offered-in-san-antonio-for-kids-ages-5-11/ Fox 29: COVID-19 long-term study should help provide answers on side effects, treatment https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/ezq608zhrgv?lang=en?rss=true Thomas Patterson, MD, Infectious Diseases, was interviewed about a study examining the long-term impact on people who have recovered from COVID-19. 13 Oct 2021 12:00:00 EDT 09cad53e8a02d59d663b8db5ef9221e3 In the News <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">Thomas Patterson, MD, Infectious Diseases, was interviewed about a study examining the long-term impact on people who have recovered from COVID-19.</span></p> Watch Here https://news.uthscsa.edu/fox-29-covid-19-long-term-study-should-help-provide-answers-on-side-effects-treatment/ Other faculty experts in the media https://academicexternal.us.newsweaver.com/uthealthnews/f9tvrxly7xe?lang=en?rss=true 25 Mar 2020 12:00:00 EDT 10a34628af14c7e95b3c49aed65ab981 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