ReACH/IIMS Announce 2019-2020 Population Health Pilot Grants Program

The ReACH Center, in conjunction with the Institute for Integration of Medicine and Science (IIMS) have announced the 2019-2020 ReACH/IIMS Population Health Pilot Grants Program.  Applications are due January 13, 2020 by 5:00 pm.  To learn more about this RFA please visit our ReACH/IIMS Popultion Health Pilot Grants page! 

ReACH is Seeking a Research Area Specialist!

The ReACH Center is recruiting for a Research Area Specialist-Associate position.  For more information about this opening, please visit our Staff Opportunites page.  

Become a Member of the ReACH Center

Do you have an interest in the health of San Antonio and the South Texas region?  Become a member of the ReACH Cenrer!  Membership is free provides the opportunity to get involved with shaping the future of population health, clinical and translational research in South Texas!  For more information and to sign up click here!

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Kathryn Kanzler, PsyD

Kathryn Kanzler, PsyD

Kathryn Kanzler, PsyD

Assistant Professor Department of Psychiatry

KL2 Scholar Institute 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: 7792

San Antonio, TX 78229

Phone: (210) 567-5395


Kathryn E. Kanzler, PsyD, ABPP, is an Assistant Professor in the Departments of Psychiatry & Family and Community Medicine. She is a board-certified clinical health psychologist and translational researcher. Dr. Kanzler earned her Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology in 2007 from La Salle University in Philadelphia and served as a USAF Active Duty psychologist for 8.5 years. She graduated from her predoctoral clinical psychology internship and 2-year postdoctoral fellowship in clinical health psychology at Wilford Hall Medical Center (WHMC), Lackland AFB, TX. As an active-duty psychologist, Dr. Kanzler conducted research and served as a clinician-educator at two large military treatment facilities with accredited pre-doctoral psychology internships and graduate medical education programs. Dr. Kanzler also deployed to a combat operational stress control clinic in Iraq in 2009.

Dr. Kanzler transitioned from the military to UT Health San Antonio in 2015 to pursue a career in academic medicine where she could focus on improving health through interdisciplinary patient-centered research. Dr. Kanzler is a nationally-recognized expert in integrated primary care and was recently a Scholar in the Mentored Research Career Development (KL2) Program in Clinical and Translational Science. She has partnered with ReACH on several papers, presentations and research studies. Dr. Kanzler is co-author of more than 20 peer-reviewed articles on topics including integrated primary care, chronic disease management, acceptance-based behavioral treatments, and military/veteran health.




Research Interests: 

integrated behavioral health in primary care, chronic pain, suicide risk, women’s health and military/veteran’s health.