Announcements

ReACH Assistant/ Associate/Professor Opening

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

ReACH Center Population Health Postdoctoral Fellowship

With funding from the UT System Collaborative on Population Health Innovation and Improvement and the Center for Research to Advance Community Health (ReACH), UT Health San Antonio is creating a new 2-year post-doctoral fellowship in population health. Eligible applicants are individuals who have received a doctoral degree and who are pursuing additional research and training in order to have better skills to pursue a career in academia, research or any other field.  For more information click here.

July 28th is World Hepatitis Day!

World Hepatits Day is July 28th and is an opportunity to lean more about the global burden of a group of infectious diseases known as hepatitis A, B, C, D and E which affect millions of people worldwide, causing both acute (short-term) and chronic (long-term) liver disease.  To learn more about the ReACH Center's work to influence real change for those with hepatitis C in Texas please visit stophepatitisC.com

 

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ReACH Scholar Lisa Cleveland PhD leads effort to combat opioid abuse

ReACH Scholar Lisa Cleveland, PhD, RN, assistant professort of nursing has been awarded two grants totaling more thatn $4 million from the Texas Health & Human Services Commission to educate Bexar County first responders in how to identify and reverse opioid overdoese.  The grant funding originated at the national level under two U.S. presidents’ efforts to fight the national opioid crisis.

Dr. Cleveland is a national expert on opioid use disorder whose research focuses on the care of pregnant women who use opioids and their newborns, who often are born with neonatal abstinence syndrome, or opioid withdrawal.  Read more about these important initiatives to fight the opioid epidemic here.