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Medicine Grand Rounds May 2019

Medicine Grand Rounds Wednesdays, 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Room 409-410L MED May 2019 May 1 “Management Approach Of Pneumonia In The Era Of Antimicrobial Resistance”    Marcos Restrepo, MD Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, UTHSA Marcos Restrepo, MD has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose   May 8 […]

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Innate Immune Mechanisms of AKI

May 9, 2019 12:00 Noon, Room 5.303T William Brian Reeves, M airman, Department of Medicine UT Health San Antonio   Organizing committee: (darshi@uthscsa.edu), Luke Norton, PhD (nortonl@ umar Sharma, MD (sharmak3@uthscsa.edu)

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PRiSM

“Foie Gras” for Hepatologist Olga Lavrynenko, MD., Ph.D. Research Scientist Department of Diabetes UT Health San Antonio Room 309L MED (MED Building– Main Campus) Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at Noon For information, contact: Dr. Kumar Sharma sharmak3@uthscsa.edu, Dr. Madesh Muniswamy muniswamy@uthscsa.edu, Christen Garcia garciac32@uthscsa.edu

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KENS colonoscopy segment – part 2

Here is the second colonoscopy segment Jeremy produced.  It aired last night on KENS.  Thanks again, Dr. Gross, for being available. Our Health Focus blog will have another story on the near future. https://www.kens5.com/article/news/local/outreach/wear-the-gown/wear-the-gown-battling-colorectal-cancer/273-6014b364-51e0-4915-b76c-f023123be070     Shelley Kofler Public Relations Manager, Corporate Communications University Hospital System 4502 Medical Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 Office: 210.358.2674 […]

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LSOM Bridge Funding Program: Applications Due May 15!

Sent on behalf of the Office for Research – Please refer any questions regarding this opportunity to richardsone@uthscsa.edu or 210-450-8392.   Research is a priority in the Long School of Medicine. To support our research faculty and promote a vibrant, sustainable research environment, the Long School of Medicine Office of the Dean provides the Bridge […]

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NASA Twin Study reveals new findings on diabetes and kidney disease

NASA Twin Study reveals new findings on diabetes and kidney disease   by Camilla Rambaldi   Thursday, April 25th 2019     SAN ANTONIO – Findings from a recent NASA Twin Study are revealing more information about diabetes and kidney disease.   According to UT Health San Antonio doctors, the information and technology could help with potentially creating more treatment […]

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“DNA Breaks, Repair, and Tumor Suppression” Patrick Sung, D. Phil. Professor Holder of the Robert A. Welch Distinguished Chair in Chemistry Department of Biochemistry & Structural Biology UT Health San Antonio Room 3.309L MED (Medical Building– Main Campus) Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at Noon For information, contact: Dr. Kumar Sharma sharmak3@uthscsa.edu, Dr. Madesh Muniswamy muniswamy@uthscsa.edu, […]

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Obesity Day Symposium

Please accept my personal invitation to attend the Obesity Day Symposium to be held on Saturday, April 20, 2019 from 7:30-2:30PM.   The key note speaker, Dr. David D’Alessio, Director of the Division of Endocrinology at Duke University, along with other nation’s leading experts will discuss the obesity related complications and management strategies (Please see […]

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Wear The Gown: Getting a colonoscopy could save your life

All men and women should get a colonoscopy by age 50. Author: Jeremy Baker Published: 6:38 PM CDT April 3, 2019 Updated: 2:30 PM CDT April 4, 2019 SAN ANTONIO — Every year in the U.S., more than 50,000 people die from colon cancer, which doctors say is a very preventable disease. “Colon Cancer is […]

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“Elucidating N6-methyladenosine (m6A) functions using machine learning” Yufei Huang, Ph.D. Professor & Associate Chair on Research Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering UTSA Room 3.302 ALTC Building (Academic Learning & Teaching Center Building – Main Campus) Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at Noon For information, contact: Dr. Kumar Sharma sharmak3@uthscsa.edu, Dr. Madesh Muniswamy muniswamy@uthscsa.edu, Melissa Bauman […]

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