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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7411 John Smith Road

Suite 1050

San Antonio, TX

78229

 

Tel: 210-562-5551

Fax: 210-562-5560

Rebekah J. Salt, PhD, RN

Rebekah J. Salt, PhD, RN
Contact: 

Rebekah J. Salt, PhD, RN                                                                                                                                                                                      Assistant Professor of Nursing, UTHSCSA

 

7703 Floyd Curl Drive
MSC: 7950
San Antonio, TX 78229
Phone: (210) 567-0816
Fax: (210) 567-5822
email: salt@uthscsa.edu

Rebekah J. Salt, PhD, RN, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Family and Community Health Systems at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio School of Nursing. Since 2000, she has been exploring the employment-health link with low-income women who participate in U. S. microenterprise. Her most recent study was a pilot project with Accion, Texas and women microentrepreneurs using mixed methods to explore barriers to health and the feasibility of data collection using REDCap and on-line surveys.

Research Interests: 

Vulnerable populations, social determinants of health, health promotion, and microcredit/microenterprise.