May is Hepatitis Awareness Month

The month of May is designated as Hepatitis Awareness Month in the United States.  During May, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and its public health partners work to shed light on this hidden epidemic by raising awareness of viral hepatitis and encourage priority populations to get tested.  For more information about current ReACH Center hepatitis C screening and preventions projects please visit

ReACH Assistant/ Associate/Professor Opening

Please visit our Job Opportunities page for more information about this exciting opportunity! 

ReACH Scholar, Dr. Carlos Jaén named to the board of National Library of Medicine

ReACH Scholar Carlos Jaén, MD, PhD, professor and chair of family and community medicine in the Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine, has been appointed to the board of regents of the National Library of Medicine of the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Jaén’s special interests include improving preventive care for individuals of all ages, preventing complications from chronic diseases like diabetes, high blood pressure and heart disease.



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Anthony Scott, MA, PhD


Anthony Scott, MA, PhD
School of Medicine
(210) 567-7400

Anthony Scott, MA, PhD Professor/Clinical has worked at UTHSCSA Department of Pediatrics for 20 years. His areas of special interest are in neuropsychological implications of HIV children, the biopsychological implications of wound healing in orthonagnathic surgery patients and the neuropsychological consequences of lead poisoning in children. He has conducted studies to assess the biopsychological outcomes regarding the efficacy in linking mental health care for head start and elementary school children in a primary medical care setting.

Research Interests: 

Lead in asthma, oral health research, primary care practice, and early childhood research.