The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is proud to take on the roles of educators of both the current and next generation of health care providers, providers of cutting edge clinical care, as researchers unlocking the doors to new knowledge and advocates for our society's most precious asset — our children.
Greg Aune, M.D., Ph.D. and Family Pose at the World Health Organization Headquarters in Geneva Switzerland
Greg Aune, M.D., Ph.D., spoke on May 18 at the 68th World Health Assembly in Geneva Switzerland on the importance of recognizing childhood cancer as a important disease worldwide. In attendance were the ministries of health from many nations and childhood cancer advocates from around the world.
Students and Faculty Mingle During the 2015 Pediatric Research Day Event
Congratulations to everyone able to participate in this year's Pediatrics Research Day event! By all accounts Pediatric Research Day 2015 was a complete success. This annual event is a showcase of research in the Department of Pediatrics. There were 89 registered attendees. In addition to Pediatrics, posters were submitted from the Family Medicine Department and SAMMC.
LINK: PED Talks
Faculty Members Named 2015 Health Care Heroes
by the San Antonio Business Journal
Two members of our esteemed faculty have been named 2015 Health Care Heroes by the San Antonio Business Journal.
Each of this year’s Health Care Heroes will be recognized at a San Antonio Business Journal reception and awards presentation May 28 at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts. Michelle Arandes, M.D. and Glen Medellin, M.D. are being honored for outstanding achievements in the local health care industry. Please congratulate them on this fantastic achievement!