Announcements

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 http://stophepatitisc.com/

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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Bertha “Penny” Flores, PhD, RN, WHNP-BC

Bertha “Penny” Flores, PhD, RN, WHNP-BC
Contact: 

Bertha "Penny" Flores, PhD, RN, WHNP-BC
Assitant Professor
Office of Faculty Affairs and Diversity
UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing
 
KL2 Scholar
Instiitute for Integration of Medicine & Science
Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine
UT Health San Antonio
 
UT Health San Antonio
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
MSC: 7950
San Antonio, TX 78229
Phone: (210) 567-7101
Fax: (210) 567-5883
Email: floresb2@uthscsa.edu

Bertha “Penny” Flores, PhD, RN, WHNP-BC, is an Assistant Professor at the UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing. She is a John A. Hartford Scholar BAGNC (09-11) and a Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing Research Scholar Summer 2013. She received The University of North Texas Health Science Center, Center for Excellence on Health Disparities STAR Fellowship (2013).

Research Interests: 

Health Literacy, Health Disparities, Cancer prevention, Geriatrics, Hispanic and women’s health issues.