Dr. Evelien Bunnik Featured in San Antonio Magazine About Her Research On COVID-19

Evelien Bunnik, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics at UT Health San Antonio, was interviewed by the San Antonio Magazine about her work researching COVID-19. Bunnik shifted her focus in April, working with an infectious...
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Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Launches A Science Coloring and Activity Book

The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at UT Health San Antonio is proud to announce the creation of our new coloring book, the Pipette Kids Science Coloring and Activity Book. The book is available on Amazon.com for $12.99.   The book will be on sale on Amazon for $9.49 for...
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2021-2022 Fellowships available in the Translational Science Training TL1 Program

Call for Applications! 2021-22 TST TL1 applications are due February 1, 2021 Anticipated Start Date: July 1, 2021 The goal of the Translational Science Training (TST) TL1 Program at UT Health San Antonio is to enhance the quality and scope of the predoctoral and postdoctoral...
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UT Health San Antonio Briscoe Library Extends Weekend Hours

UT Health San Antonio successfully reopened study space, for our students, in the Briscoe Library on September 8, 2020, to accommodate the need for individualized quiet study. We are pleased that our community has honored the safety protocols put in place. Beginning Saturday,...
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Meet The Researcher: Jose Gutierrez Researches Metformin, Normally And Effectively Used To Treat Type II Diabetes, As A Possible Therapeutic For Advanced Prostate Cancer

Tell me about yourself, what year are you, what program/discipline? Who is your mentor? I am Jose Gutierrez. I grew up in a small town in South Texas. I started having a major interest in science in high school. I entered a science fair with a project doing basic quality tests on...
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Shaimar González Morales Runs For SACNAS Graduate Student Board Member

I am running for the Student Board Member position at SACNAS (Society for Chicanos/Hispanics and Native American in Science). SACNAS is an inclusive organization dedicated to fostering the success of underrepresented communities, from college students to professionals, in...
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Dr. Alex Bishop Receives International Grant To Study Ewing Sarcoma

Although COVID-19 has become the top health and research priority around the world, a child is still diagnosed with cancer every two minutes globally. To meet this urgent need, the Stand Up To Cancer and Cancer Research UK’s Pediatric Cancer New Discoveries Challenge has awarded...
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Dealing with Grief During Grad School (and a Pandemic)

It’s no secret that grad school is often associated with unparalleled amounts of stress. From failed experiments, lack of a “work-life balance,” or professors that go missing in action when students are waiting for edits on manuscripts or thesis papers, the ins and outs of...
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