Announcements

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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Welcome

The Center for Research to Advance Community Health (ReACH)  is multidisciplinary collaboration of researchers and clinicians from institutions including UT Health San Antonio, Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin, the University of Texas at San Antonio, and the University of Texas School of Public Health.

Latest News and Events

ReACH Core Scholar Publication Examines Young Adult JUULing Use

A recently released publication by ReACH Core Scholar Kathleen Case, DrPH, MPH in the Journal of Adolescent Health uses data from the Marketing and Promotions Across Colleges in Texas Project (Project M-PACT) to compare the characteristics of usual JUUL users versus other electronic delivery systems (ENDS) users. 

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New ReACH Core Scholar Publication Explores Body Image in Adult Women

A new publication authored by ReACH Core Scholar Lisa Smith Kilpela, PhD and collaborators at Trinity University and Pennington Biomedical Research Center explores body image in adult women along with probable connections in health/ wellness behaviors, health-related quality of life and functional impairment. 

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TACKLE HIV/HCV Program Highlighted in October 2019 HRSA CAREAction Newsletter

The work of the TACKLE HIV/HCV team, led by Waridibo Allison, MD, PhD was featured in the October 2019 edition of the Health Resources Services Administration (HRSA) Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program CAREAction Newsletter.  The TACKLE HIV/HCV program integrates hepatitis C virus (HCV) care into HIV care through the use of the Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes (ECHO)TM telementoring model.  

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2019-2020 ReACH/IIMS Population Health Pilot Grants Program Funding Announcement

The Center for Research to Advance Community Health (ReACH), in conjunction with the Institute for Integration of Medicine and Science (IIMS) are pleased to annouce the 2019-2020 ReACH/IIMS Population Health Pilot Grants Program.  This program provides research grant funding up to $15,000 support innovative, multidisciplinary pilot projects in T3/T4 translational research focused on health disparities, health outcomes important to patients and the communities in the South Texas Catchment Area, and interventions to address those priorities will receive top priority.

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