The Division of General Internal Medicine holds a monthly faculty development seminar to stay apprised of updates in general internal medicine and to develop skills as educators. Meetings include journal club discussions, presentations on common clinical issues, and workshops to improve observation, feedback, and remediation of learners.
"The mission of the Division of General Internal Medicine is to provide excellent, compassionate patient-centered care and to train the next generation of internists." Dr. Ambili Ramachandran, MD, MS, FACP
Division Chief (interim)
Co-medical Director, General Medicine Clinic
Meet Dr. Cynthia Cantu, Medical Director and Primary Care physician at UT Health De Zavala and Assistant Professor/Clinical of General Internal Medicine. Dr. Cantu was featured in the news providing diet tips for those with diabetes, advice on how to lose weight, and information on supplements on how to combat insomnia.
Which tests work best? Doctors address COVID-19 testing questions amid surging omicron cases in Bexar County
Dr. Fred Campbell, General and Hospital Medicine, told KSAT 12 that PCR tests are the gold standard for COVID-19 testing, but that at-home or rapid tests are at least 85% to 90% effective, citing recent studies.