The Future of Research – Main Story

August 29, 2017

Newly recruited scientists helping Long School of Medicine advance translational medicine.

The Future of Research – Martin Paukert, M.D.

August 28, 2017

UT Health San Antonio research team focusing on astroglia cells, which may hold the answer to slowing the progression of Alzheimer’s disease.

The Future of Research – Myron Ignatius, Ph.D.

August 27, 2017

Pediatric cancer researcher brings lab of zebrafish to San Antonio in quest to fight child cancer.

Ruben A. Mesa, M.D., Leading Mays Cancer Center

August 27, 2017

Dr. Ruben Mesa is now director of the Mays Cancer Center. He came from Arizona where he served as deputy director of the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center.

The Future of Research – Karl Rodriguez, Ph.D.

August 25, 2017

Barshop Institute researcher looking at fundamental mechanisms that might explain why humans get neurodegenerative diseases as they age.

The Future of Research – Michael A. Liss, M.D., M.A.S.

August 24, 2017

Physician-researcher concentrates on early detection of prostate cancer and kidney cancer as well as the interaction of host-microbiome in cancer development and treatment.

Waridibo Allison, M.D., Ph.D., an infectious disease physician-researcher, studies HIV, Hepatitis C and Human Papillomavirus. She stresses the need for people to be screened and diagnosed so they can begin medical treatment.

The Future of Research – Waridibo Allison, M.D., Ph.D.

August 23, 2017

Infectious disease physician-researcher studying HIV, Hepatitis C and HPV to improve rates of screening, diagnosis and treatment.

The Future of Research – Ann V. Griffith, Ph.D.

August 23, 2017

Researcher develops novel method to study stromal cells to learn how they direct T cell development and how they change with age.

Ronald Rodriguez, M.D., Ph.D., Interim Dean, Long School of Medicine

Dean’s Message

August 22, 2017

Interim Dean Robert Rodriguez, M.D., Ph.D. , details advances in education, research and patient care.