Tribute is the official magazine for the alumni and friends of the School of Nursing at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Read and share inspiring stories highlighting our alumni, faculty and students who are revolutionizing education, research, patient care and critical services in the communities they serve.
Alumni Respond Across the U.S. To COVID-19 Health Crisis
In health care settings across the country, School of Nursing alumni are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. These innovative, caring nurses are helping to prevent spreading of the virus, caring for those hospitalized, and providing solace to those dying.
Graduates Help Create COVID-19 Unit for Veterans’ Hospital
Graduates of the School of Nursing worked together to help create the COVID-19 Unit at the Audie L. Murphy Memorial Veterans' Hospital in San Antonio, where they are providing care for COVID-positive veterans.
Research Designed to Improve Health of Asian American Immigrants
Jisook Ko, Ph.D., M.S.N., RN, is conducting research to help Asian Americans who suffer from high blood pressure and Type 2 diabetes. She assembled a multi-disciplinary research mentoring team to understand the cause of the health disparities.
Casa Mia Provides Hope to Mothers, Their Babies
The School of Nursing is helping mothers in recovery from opioid use disorders by allowing them to keep their children. Casa Mia follows a social recovery-housing model.
Gifts Promote Compassionate Nursing Care
In honor and in memory of her husband, longtime school supporter Barbara Wulfe created an endowment for the white coat ceremony and a scholarship to support Ph.D. nursing students.
BSN to DNP Prepares Future Clinical Leaders
The UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing is now offering a B.S.N. to D.N.P. degree program, which includes the nurse practitioner tracks previously offered with the M.S.N. program.