Salute is the official magazine for the alumni and friends of the School of Dentistry at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Read and share inspiring stories highlighting our dental alumni, faculty and students who are revolutionizing education, research, patient care and critical services in the communities they serve.
Alumna Named UConn Dental Dean
UConn Dental Dean Sharon M. Gordon, D.D.S. Class of 1991, M.P.H., Ph.D., attained her passion for research at the School of Dentistry.
Serving San Antonio and South Texas
For almost five decades, the School of Dentistry has made community outreach part of its educational curriculum. Students learn while helping patients who most need dental care.
Teaching Honors Program
New Teaching Honors Program for dental hygiene students joins national effort to prepare future generation of much-needed faculty members.
Patient Care: A Team Effort
An interdisciplinary team of dental experts and specialists from across UT Health San Antonio helped a New Braunfels woman before, during and after her battle with tongue cancer.
Alumni Volunteers Teaching Students
From just months to many years after graduating, alumni of the School of Dentistry return as volunteers to teach the next generation of dental professionals.
The Notable Nine
One of the nation's leading pain research teams can be found in a lab in the School of Dentistry. These nine researchers are battling America's addiction to pain medicines.