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UT Health SA Newsroom: Voelcker Fund awards $900,000 for young faculty research

June 18, 2019

William L. Henrich, M.D., MACP, president of UT Health San Antonio, announced that the Max and Minnie Tomerlin Voelcker Fund is giving $900,000 to the university to support two research projects and one pilot research project, all conducted by rising y …


Nature: More and more people are living for years after treatment. Researchers should look for ways to identify and ease long-term effects.

April 19, 2019

When Gregory Aune was 16, he wasn’t particularly concerned about the lasting effects of the drugs and radiation that he was given to treat his lymphoma. “I saw kids around me die, so I felt pretty fortunate,” he says. Nearly 30 years later, Aune has a …


UT Health SA Newsroom: Greehey cancer researcher receives UT System’s Rising STARs award

April 10, 2019

David Libich, Ph.D., assistant professor of biochemistry and structural biology in the Long School of Medicine and faculty member of UT Health’s Greehey Children’s Cancer Research Institute, has received a Rising STARs Award from the UT System. The awa …


Nature: Study cancer survivors

April 9, 2019

More and more people are living for years after treatment. Researchers should look for ways to identify and ease long-term effects. When Gregory Aune was 16, he wasn’t particularly concerned about the lasting effects of the drugs and radiation that he …


KLRN | The Gene: An Intimate History

April 7, 2019

Join KLRN as we preview the Ken Burns documentary series “The Gene: An Intimate History”. Not only will we see a 30-minute preview of the program but we will meet three San Antonio doctors who are working daily to learn more about genetics and how to m …


AACR-ONS Special Session: The Evolving Landscape of Survivorship Research (Aune Lab)

March 31, 2019


Science Magazine: Treatments for childhood cancer can devastate lives years later. Scientists are trying to change that. (Aune Lab)

March 29, 2019

Greehey CCRI Principal Investigator, Gregory J. Aune, MD, Ph.D., was quoted in a recent Science Magazine article regarding the long-term effects of childhood cancer treatments.  


UT Health SA Newsroom: Greehey researcher receives UT System’s Rising STARs award

February 26, 2019

Siyuan Zheng, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics in the Long School of Medicine, has received a Rising STARs Award from the UT System. The award for early-career investigators comes with a $250,000 grant.


SA MD News: South Texas Pediatric Blood and Cancer Center: Serving South Texas’ Most Seriously Ill Children Through Cancer Care and Research

February 7, 2019

Expert pediatric cancer physicians and researchers at UT Health San Antonio are working to improve the lives of children with cancer, both for today and tomorrow. UT Health San Antonio, in partnership with the University Health System, offers advanced …


SA MD NEWS: South Texas Pediatric Blood and Cancer Center: Serving South Texas’ Most Seriously Ill Children Through Cancer Care and Research

February 7, 2019

Expert pediatric cancer physicians and researchers at UT Health San Antonio are working to improve the lives of children with cancer, both for today and tomorrow. UT Health San Antonio, in partnership with the University Health System, offers advanced …