Announcements

COVID-19 Resources

As the number of cases of COVID-19 increase in our community, so does anxiety associated with the pandemic.  The mental health effects of COVID-19 are as important to address as the physical health effects. To aid individuals and communities during this time, the ReACH Center will be compiling a range of resources and information on our COVID-19 page

ReACH Core Scholar Luz Garcini Featured on Oprah's Book Club

Luz Garcini, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor and ReACH Core Scholar was featured on the latest episode of Oprah's Book Club streaming on Apple+.  Tune in to hear Dr. Garcini  talk to Oprah Winfrey about the border wall and her research related to stress and trauma in undocumented populations. Episode Preview

Local Census Response Rate

Are you interested in seeing how many people in your community are responding to the 2020 Census?  As of May 1st the national self-response rate of the 2020 Census is 56.0%.  The self-response rate for Texas is 50.6%, and the self-response rate in Bexar County is 54.0%. Stay up to date with self response rates from across the U.S. on the Census Bureau website.  

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7411 John Smith Road

Suite 1050

San Antonio, TX

78229

 

Tel: 210-562-5551

Fax: 210-562-5560

Barbara S. Taylor, MD, MS

Barbara S. Taylor, MD, MS
Contact: 

Barbara Saatkamp Taylor, MD, MS
Associate Professor
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

7703 Floyd Curl Drive
MSC: 7881
San Antonio, TX 78229
Phone:  (210) 567-4661
Fax: (210) 567-4670
email: taylorb4@uthscsa.edu

Dr. Barbara Taylor is an Associate Professor of Infectious Diseases and the Assistant Dean for the MD/MPH Program at UT Health San Antonio with co-appointments at the UTHealth School of Public Health and the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.

Dr. Taylor conducts impactful research to improve health outcomes for underserved populations living with or at risk for HIV in San Antonio and internationally. She provides treatment for patients living with infectious diseases in San Antonio. A strong community advocate, she is a co-founder of the South Texas Consortium for HIV and STI Research and she serves as the Medical Director for community-based programs to increase screening tuberculosis in South Texas and to provide HIV care for rural Veterans. Her commitment to education has earned her numerous teaching and service awards.

Dr. Taylor is an alumna of Princeton University, Harvard Medical School, and Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health and is board certified in internal medicine and infectious diseases. 

Research Interests: 

HIV clinical outcomes research, with a focus on HIV care in Spanish-speaking populations in the US and in Latin America.