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Study shows stress hormone’s link to memory deficits, brain shrinkage

Dr. Sudha Seshadri was the senior author on the study. Courtesy Photo By Lauren Caruba, San Antonio ...

At 88, San Antonio’s ‘father of burn care’ isn’t stopping

Retired Col. Dr. Basil Pruitt at UT Health San Antonio last month, where he maintains an office.  Pruitt ...

2018 Award News Coverage


October 24, 2018
Retired Col. Dr. Basil Pruitt at UT Health San Antonio last month, where he maintains an office. Pruitt led the U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research at Fort Sam Houston for 27 years and helped... More




September 14, 2018
Alan Peterson, PhD, Recipient of the 2018 BioMed SA Award for Innovaiton in Healthcare BY CATHERINE CHENG | PHD CANDIDATE | BIOLOGY OF AGING | TECHNOLOGY COMMERCIALIZATION There was a clear theme to this year's ... More




September 14, 2018
POSTED BY JIM FORSYTH Dr. Alan Peterson of U.T. Health, who has in many ways written the book on the diagnosis and treatment of PTSD, last night was awarded the top award for Innovation in Healthcare ... More




September 13, 2018
Dr. Basil Pruitt Jr. is being honored by BioMed SA for his pioneering work in treating burns. SCOTT BALL / RIVARD REPORT BY KEN RODRIGUEZ Brooke Army Medical Center, 1965: A
6-year-old ... More




September 11, 2018
Clinical psychologist Alan Peterson is being honored with BioMed SA's Award for Innovation in Healthcare and Bioscience. SCOTT BALL / RIVARD REPORT BY ROSEANNA GARZA, RIVARD REPORT When the Twin Towers ... More




September 11, 2018
Iris Gonzalez, Startups San Antonio Combat veterans suffering from combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks did not have treatments tailored for the
trauma ... More




July 31, 2018
David Holley, Xconomy Texas San Antonio — Two former military healthcare researchers in San Antonio will receive awards for their work from a life sciences group that promotes the local industry. Alan ... More




July 31, 2018
W. Scott Bailey, Senior Reporter, San Antonio Business Journal BioMed SA has chosen Dr. Alan Peterson to receive its 2018 Award for Innovation in Healthcare and Bioscience. Peterson, a locally based ... More




July 31, 2018
BioMed SA also honors Basil A. Pruitt, Jr., M.D. with a Lifetime Achievement Award for his lifelong contributions to burn and trauma care (SAN ANTONIO) July 31, 2018 – BioMed SA, the ... More




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