Future is the official magazine of the Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Read and share inspiring stories highlighting our medical alumni, faculty and students who are revolutionizing education, research, patient care and critical services in the communities they serve.
50 Years of Medicine: An Overview of the Past, Future
During its 50th year, the Long School of Medicine honors founding leaders and faculty members and its first graduates who began a history of excellence at the fledgling medical school.
50 Years of Academics: Main Mission Stays the Same
The University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio opened Sept. 3, 1968, with its first 105 students. Now, more than 200 students graduate each year.
50 Years of Patient Care: Patients’ Interests Above All Else
Since opening its doors in 1968, teaching patient care has remained the main mission of the Long School of Medicine.
50 Years of Research: History of Trailblazers Taking Risks
Over the last 50 years, researchers have brought national and international acclaim to the university for developing lifesaving devices and medications.
Family Legacy: A Story Held by Three Generations
Jim L. Story, M.D., dedicated 29 years to the Long School of Medicine. His family's ties to the school continued with the graduation of his daughter, son-in-law and granddaughters.
Family Legacy: Beckers Share Love of Medicine
The Becker family has two generations and three graduates of the Long School of Medicine. Father, son and daughter-in-law have all shared their expertise teaching at the medical school.