Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jun 17 2020 - 2:48pm
The Dean of the Harvard Chan School of Public Health promised to convene a national conversation about racism in public health at the conclusion of a livestreamed broadcast interview with San Antonio Councilwoman Ana Sandoval. Dean Michelle A. Williams made the pledge after Sandoval conveyed a question from Dr. Lyssa Ochoa, a San Antonio vascular surgeon, who asked: "How can other healthcare professionals work with you to acknowledge racism in public health?  How do we come together and work for a common  goal?"
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jun 17 2020 - 2:35pm
Online! Hosted by Councilwoman Ana Sandoval (D7) Join Councilwoman Ana Sandoval on Wednesday, June 17 at 7 p.m. for a conversation with Harvard Chan School of Public Health Dean Michelle A. Williams for a conversation on racism as a public health crisis in our communities. The Facebook Live will be available at facebook.com/AnaSandovalD7/live/
Written by Texas Tribune on Apr 27 2020 - 7:56pm
By Edgar Walters, The Texas Tribune April 27, 2020 Editor's note: This story has been updated with details on Gov. Greg Abbott's plan to begin re-opening businesses May 1.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Mar 8 2017 - 5:00pm
San Antonio’s frontrunner mayoral candidates debated neighborhoods, gentrification, public safety and sanctuary cities on March 6.
Written by Katie Nickas on Apr 7 2016 - 6:17pm
Air quality is always on San Antonio’s radar, but for the attendees at the Regional Air Quality Strategy Session at Eco Centro April 5, it’s an urgent call to action.
Written by CMHE on Mar 29 2016 - 4:09pm
Join NOWCastSA 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 5 for the live webcast of The Promotor Model: The ethical imperative to include patients in improving individual and community health, presented by leading public health expert America Bracho, MD, MPH. Thanks to the underwriting support of Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc. anyone can watch the event live or replay the video later right here on this page.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 20 2016 - 8:43pm
Catch up and get ahead with the EDGE for the week of Jan. 18, 2016 Affordable Care Act Enrollment Closing There’s an important deadline coming up and if you miss it, it could cost you. The window is open until Jan. 31 to enroll in or change your health insurance under the Affordable Care Act or Obamacare.
Written by San Antonio Me… on Oct 19 2015 - 3:51pm
On Friday, Nov. 13, 2015 NOWCastSA recorded video of Health and the Built Environment: Leveraging a More Livable SA, a conference presented by San Antonio Metropolitan Health District. Thanks to the underwriting support of Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc., anyone can replay video later right here on this page. Watch a playlist of the following sessions below:
Written by San Antonio Me… on Sep 22 2015 - 1:53pm
The 2015 Health & The Built Environment Conference brings together the leading minds within the region in leveraging a healthier San Antonio. Each year, national speakers present along with local movers and shakers in order to provide real solutions for attendees interested in knowing how we can create a more livable San Antonio. Few conferences in San Antonio offer this versatile an array of cutting edge best practices to move San Antonio forward.