Presidential Award winner: Eileen M. Lafer, Ph.D.

July 25, 2018

Remarks by Dr. Henrich at the March 6 awards dinner: “Dr. Lafer teaches a significant block of lectures dealing with amino acid metabolism, membrane transport and others. She has consistently embraced and pioneered the use of new learning modalities such as team-based learning, interactive lecture, soft chalk and case-based activities in an enthusiastic, results-oriented fashion. […]

New Award Presented to Bishnu Subedi, PHD

July 25, 2018

Bishnu Subedi, PHD has been recently selected to be awarded on the basis of his presentation at the 5th Annual San Antonio Postdoctoral Research Forum (SAPRF) that was held on September 21, 2017. The San Antonio Life Science Institute (SALSI) provided the award in recognition of his research achievements and poster presentation. For more information […]

CPRIT grant helps recruit top DNA repair scientist

July 25, 2018

The Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) has awarded $6 million to UT Health San Antonio to support the recruitment of internationally known biochemist Patrick Sung, D.Phil. Dr. Sung’s discoveries have increased understanding of how DNA can repair damage induced by radiation, carcinogens and other causes. Cancer cells are particularly effective at repairing […]

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Presidential Award winner: Jean X. Jiang, Ph.D.

May 9, 2018

  Distinguished Senior Research Scholar Jean X. Jiang, Ph.D., Ashbel Smith Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Structural Biology, Long School of Medicine Remarks by Dr. Henrich at the March 1 recognition dinner: “Dr. Jiang is an Ashbel Smith Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Structural Biology in the Long School of Medicine, where for […]