CSA News

Haley Nation – Professor of the Year!

September 3, 2020

Congratulations to Haley Nation on being selected as the Professor of the Year by the Dental Class of 2023!


Luiz Penalva – CPRIT Grant Funded!

September 3, 2020

Congratulations to Luiz Penalva!  He just learned his CPRIT grant will be funded.


Omid Rahimi – Voted Assistant Marshall for Class of 2020!

September 3, 2020

Congratulations to Omid Rahimi!!!  He was voted as an Assistant Marshall for the Class of 2020 commencement (were the event to take place) and he was selected as the speaker for the Senior Awards Dinner (if it had taken place).  Despite canceling events related to residency match, awards, and graduation, the students still wanted to […]


Congratulations to Rekha Kar who was just elected to the faculty senate!

July 23, 2020

Congratulations to Rekha Kar who was just elected to the faculty senate!  We know who to go to now when we want something addressed by the senate.



Congratulations to Ellen Kraig!

June 30, 2020

Congratulations to Ellen Kraig a co-PI with Dean Kellogg, Jr. on a new IIMS/CTSA COVID-19 Pilot project!  Other co-I’s include Jay Peters, Anoop Nambiar, Sara Espinoza, Dean Kellogg, III, Yan Xiang Wouter Koek, and Philip Ponce.


Congratulations to Haley Nation!

June 18, 2020

Congratulations to Haley Nation who was just selected to serve on the Educational Affairs Committee of the American Association of Clinical Anatomists!


Congratulations to Rama Sharma! Featured in Social Work Today: Interprofessional Practice in Community Outreach

June 18, 2020

All five schools are mentioned in the article below about a UT Health San Antonio interprofessional course called STEM Scholars. Irene Chapa, PhD, director of recruitment and science outreach, and Ramaswamy Sharma, PhD, associate professor in the department of cell systems & anatomy, are quoted, as well as students Aldo Hernandez from respiratory care; Manpreet […]


Omid Rahimi – News Story in Rivard Report!

March 2, 2020

Congratulations to Omid Rahimi on this nice story in The Rivard Report:  Bexar’s Eye: A Body of Knowledge in School’s Real and Virtual Anatomy Labs.


Jiyoon Ryu – New Pilot Award!

March 2, 2020

Congratulations to Jiyoon Ryu for receiving a pilot award from the Dept of Medicine Clinical & Innovative Therapeutics Pilot Program!