UT Health San Antonio Brings Together the Best in Breast Cancer Treatment at 41st Annual SABCS

More than 7,000 physicians, scientists, investigators and advocates from across the globe will descend on San Antonio the first week in December for the 41st annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS).

The San Antonio Health Literacy Initiative: Enhancing Communication Between Patients and Their Providers

As physicians, we must recognize how important health literacy is when we interact with patients. Health literacy directly affects each patient’s health because he or she must understand the information we give verbally during encounters and in writing in the form of patient education brochures and other resources. In short, we must consider and tailor our instructions to each patient’s health literacy.