Maritza Quintero Receives Hibbs Prize

Maritza Quintero, a student it the Biomedical Mechanisms of Medicine (BMM) discipline of the Integrated Biomedical Sciences Ph.D. program has just received the Hibbs Prize. She is in the lab of Dr. Robert Davey at Texas Biomedical Research Institute. The Hibbs prize was...
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Jordan Tanner’s paper was accepted by Anatomical Sciences Education, ranked 3/41 in Medical Education

Recent graduate and recipient of the Rennels award for excellence in graduate studies, Jordan Tanner’s paper “A Three‐Dimensional Print Model of the Pterygopalatine Fossa Significantly Enhances the Learning Experience” was accepted by Anatomical Sciences...
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Superbugs Book Author Matt McCarthy Speaks To UT Health San Antonio

Physician-author Matt McCarthy, M.D., visited UT Health San Antonio on Jan. 22 to discuss his book “Superbugs: The Race to Stop an Epidemic,” a story of cutting-edge science and the race against the clock to find new treatments to overcome antibiotic-resistant bacteria. The event...
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Viva Science SA Seeks Booths and Abstracts from Local Scientists

Dear UT Health San Antonio Community, On behalf of UT Health San Antonio’s Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences (GSBS), I am excited to share that we will be hosting Viva Science SA on Saturday, April 18, 2020 at The Witte Museum. This event was formerly known as Science Fiesta...
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Rivard Report: A Body of Knowledge in School’s Real and Virtual Anatomy Labs

Dr. Omid Rahimi, UT Health San Antonio associate professor of cell systems and anatomy, was featured in The Rivard Report ‘s article, “Bexar’s Eye: A Body of Knowledge in School’s Real and Virtual Anatomy Labs.” BodyViz renders data from magnetic resonance...
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Alumni Spotlight: Dr. David Bearss, Chief Executive Officer, Tolero Pharmaceuticals and Chief Scientific Advisor, DSP Cancer Institute

When did you first become interested in science? I was raised in a home with a father that was a Ph.D. chemist and I’ve always had a curious side that I was encouraged to pursue from a young age. I love learning about things I don’t understand or want to understand better.  This...
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Congratulations to the 2020 Presidential Awards Winners!

Dear UT Health San Antonio faculty, staff, students and residents, Every day, our employees work tirelessly to advance our missions of education, research, clinical care and community service. Many deserving faculty and staff were nominated to be honored with a Presidential Award...
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Dr. Dahia receives UT System award to expand her research on rare endocrine tumors

Patricia Dahia, M.D., Ph.D., professor of medicine, has been awarded a $1 million UT System Faculty STARs award to support her cancer genetics research. Dr. Dahia said the funding will be used to develop the infrastructure of a center for endocrine and hereditary tumors studies....
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