Events

  • Tue
    21
    Feb
    2017
    11 a.m.-3 p.m.Medical Arts & Research Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive

    As the premier Level I Trauma Center for a 22-county area of South Texas, we're always in need of an adequate blood supply. Blood donors are needed throughout the year, with an even greater need during the summer months and holidays. We invite you to drop by our blood donor room to donate whole blood or platelets or visit one of our community blood drives.

    University Hospital Blood Donor Room Hours:

    • Monday: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • Wednesday: 8:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    • Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • Friday: 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • Saturday: 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

    Closed Sundays and holidays.

  • Tue
    21
    Feb
    2017
    6 p.m.-7-p.m.University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    Call 210-358-1617 to register. Expectant moms registering can bring one additional adult to the tour. You do not need to register for this person. Please allow for ample time to park and arrive to University Hospital. Once you enter the main doors of University Hospital, take the C elevator to the 4th floor and check in with our Admissions team. Please arrive by 5:45 p.m.

  • Mon
    06
    Mar
    2017
    4 p.m.-5:30 p.m.University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    In the Cypress Room. University Health System wants everyone to learn a few simple skills that can keep a badly bleeding person alive until a first responder can arrive. Stop the Bleed courses, taught by our trauma experts, are free and offered to the public the first Monday of each month. Call 210-358-4295 for more information.

  • Tue
    07
    Mar
    2017
    6 p.m.-7-p.m.University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    Call 210-358-1617 to register. Take a tour of University Hospital's Labor & Delivery floor and learn what to expect on the Big Day! On this one-hour tour, you will tour our Labor & Delivery Unit, tour our Mother/Baby Unit, visit our newborn nursery and review hospital policies. This tour is offered in English and Spanish. Additional interpretation services are available. Expectant mothers can bring one additional adult to the tour. Registration is not required for your guest. Take the C elevator to the 4th floor and check in with our Admissions team. Please arrive by 5:45 p.m. 

  • Thu
    16
    Mar
    2017
    12:30 p.m. - 2 p.m.Texas Diabetes Institute, 701 S Zarzamora

    1st Floor, Classroom 1019. As the premier Level I Trauma Center for a 22-county area of South Texas, we're always in need of an adequate blood supply. Blood donors are needed throughout the year, with an even greater need during the summer months and holidays. We invite you to drop by our blood donor room to donate whole blood or platelets or visit one of our community blood drives. Call 210-358-2812 for more information.

     
     
  • Wed
    22
    Mar
    2017
    11 a.m.-3 p.m. Family Health Center Southwest, 2121 S.W. 36th St.

    Second-floor conference room. As the premier Level I Trauma Center for a 22-county area of South Texas, we're always in need of an adequate blood supply. Blood donors are needed throughout the year, with an even greater need during the summer months and holidays. We invite you to drop by our blood donor room to donate whole blood or platelets or visit one of our community blood drives. Call 210-358-2812 for more information.

  • Tue
    28
    Mar
    2017
    6 p.m.-7-p.m.University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    Take a tour of University Hospital's Labor & Delivery floor and learn what to expect on the Big Day! This tour is offered in English and Spanish. Additional interpretation services are available. Call 210-358-1617 to register. Expectant mothers can bring one additional adult to the tour. Take the C elevator to the 4th floor and check in with our Admissions team. Please arrive by 5:45 p.m. Allow for ample time to park.

     

  • Sun
    02
    Apr
    2017
    1 p.m. - 4 p.m. Witte Museum, 3801 Broadway

    As a Premium Sponsor, University Health System is proud to team with Alamo City Moms Blog for their third annual spring event, Primavera! Families can expect age-divided egg hunts, delicious food, activities perfect for kids of all ages, and plenty of fun! For more information, check out the event page here.

     

  • Fri
    07
    Apr
    2017
    10 a.m. - 3 p.m.Robert B. Green Campus, 903 W. Martin Street

    5th Floor, Clinical Pavilion Conference Room, C5.003. As the premier Level I Trauma Center for a 22-county area of South Texas, we're always in need of an adequate blood supply. Blood donors are needed throughout the year, with an even greater need during the summer months and holidays. We invite you to drop by our blood donor room to donate whole blood or platelets or visit one of our community blood drives.

  • Tue
    18
    Apr
    2017
    6 p.m.-7-p.m.University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    Take a tour of University Hospital's Labor & Delivery floor and learn what to expect on the big day. Tour our Labor & Delivery Unit, Mother/Baby Unit and newborn nursery, and review hospital policies. Expectant moms registering can bring one additional adult to the tour. Once you enter the main doors of University Hospital, take the C elevator to the 4th floor and check in with our admissions team. Please arrive by 5:45 p.m. Call 210-358-1617.

  • Fri
    21
    Apr
    2017
    8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    A scar is seen by many as ugly and something to be concealed. For transplant recipients and living donors, a scar is a mark of beauty and a symbol of life. The Art of the SCAR is a collection of original works of art created by Clover Hill High School (Midlothian, VA) Photography Club students showcasing the scars of transplant recipients and living donors. The exhibition debuted in The Gallery at UNOS May 2, 2014. The traveling exhibition includes 17 of the collection's 35 pieces. University Health System is proud to have the collection on loan from the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) for exhibition at University Hospital.

  • Thu
    11
    May
    2017
    6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. The DoSeum, 2800 Broadway

    Hosted by Alamo City Moms Blog and University Health System. We welcome new and expectant parents to come interact with mom- and baby-centered businesses, participate in small break out sessions, and visit with an expert panel that will focus on answering questions for the transition into this new stage in life.For event information, visit Alamo City Moms Blog.

  • Fri
    26
    May
    2017
    11 a.m. - noonTexas Diabetes Institute, 701 S Zarzamora

    2nd Floor, Diabetes & Health Education Department Cooking Kitchen. Learn how to make super smoothies. Our monthly healthy cooking classes are taught by registered dietitians in the Texas Diabetes Institute's teaching kitchen. When you sign up for just $5, you'll receive a cooking demonstration, recipes to take home and food samples. Seats are limited, so call today to reserve your place!

  • Mon
    05
    Jun
    2017
    4 p.m.-5:30 p.m.University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    In the first-floor Cypress Room."Stop the Bleed" is a nationwide campaign aimed at teaching everyone how to stop bleeding and save lives in an emergency. No matter how rapid the arrival of professional emergency responders, bystanders will always be first on the scene. Armed with a little knowledge, a family member, coworker or even a bystander can be the difference between life and death. Attend one of our classes to learn some very simple actions you can take to help save a life. Contact Stop the Bleed

  • Mon
    05
    Jun
    2017
    Fri
    09
    Jun
    2017
    All dayWestside Family YMCA, 2900 Ruiz St.

    Camp PowerUp is a week-long day camp for youth who are at high risk for developing Type 2 diabetes. Camp will offer an educational and fun-filled environment and will focus on diabetes education, nutrition, physical activity and obesity prevention. For more information, visit Diabetes.org.

     
  • Tue
    20
    Jun
    2017
    6 p.m.-7-p.m.University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    Take a tour of University Hospital's Labor & Delivery floor and learn what to expect on the Big Day. On this one-hour tour, you will tour our Labor & Delivery Unit, visit our newborn nursery and review hospital policies. This tour is offered in English and Spanish. Additional interpretation services are available. Expectant mothers can bring one additional adult to the tour. Registration is not required. Take the C elevator to the 4th floor and check in with our Admissions team. Please arrive by 5:45 p.m. For more information, call (210) 358-1617. 

  • Fri
    23
    Jun
    2017
    11 a.m. - noonTexas Diabetes Institute, 701 S Zarzamora

    Summer sweet treats is the topic. Our monthly healthy cooking classes are taught by registered dietitians in the Texas Diabetes Institute's teaching kitchen. You'll receive a cooking demonstration, recipes to take home and food samples. Seats are limited, so call today to reserve your place! A $5 fee should be paid at the Texas Diabetes Institute cashier's office prior to the start of the class. For more information or to register, call (210) 358-7100.

  • Mon
    03
    Jul
    2017
    4 p.m.-5:30 p.m.University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    In the Cypress Room. Stop the Bleed is a nationwide campaign aimed at teaching everyone how to stop bleeding and save lives in an emergency. No matter how rapid the arrival of professional emergency responders, bystanders will always be first on the scene. A person who is bleeding can die from blood loss within five minutes, so it is important to quickly stop the blood loss. Armed with a little knowledge, a family member, coworker or even a bystander can be the difference between life and death. Attend to one of our classes to learn some very simple actions you can take to help save a life. Contact Tracy.Cotner-Pouncy@uhs-sa.com.

  • Fri
    07
    Jul
    2017
    11 a.m. - noonTexas Diabetes Institute, 701 S Zarzamora

    Summer Salads. Our monthly healthy cooking classes are taught by registered dietitians in the Texas Diabetes Institute's teaching kitchen. When you sign up for just $5, you'll receive a cooking demonstration, recipes to take home and food samples. Seats are limited, so call today to reserve your place! Call 210-358-7100.

  • Tue
    11
    Jul
    2017
    6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    Check in at the main lobby front desk to be escorted to the classroom. The University Health System Asthma Coalition for the Community Team will provide a one-hour education class to parents on managing asthma and proper use of medications, as well as recognition and prevention of symptoms. The class will be interactive, including guidance on using an inhaler with a spacer. Bring any equipment or medication your child with asthma is using. To register or for more information, call 210-358-5437.

  • Sat
    15
    Jul
    2017
    2 p.m - 3 p.m.University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    Take a tour of University Hospital's Labor & Delivery floor and learn what to expect on the Big Day! On this one-hour tour, you will tour our Labor & Delivery Unit, tour our Mother/Baby Unit, visit our newborn nursery and review hospital policies. The tour is offered in English and Spanish. Additional interpretation services are available. Expectant mothers can bring one additional adult to the tour. Registration is not required. Take the C elevator to the 4th floor and check in with our Admissions team. Please arrive by 1:45 p.m. For more information, call 210-358-1617.

  • Tue
    25
    Jul
    2017
    7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.Travis Park, 311 E. Travis St.

    Featured presentation: The Little Mermaid. Join us at Travis Park for free, family-friendly outdoor movie screenings! Enjoy the giant outdoor cinema screen and take part in the food trucks, music, kid’s activities and more! Pre-entertainment begins at 7:30 p.m. with the movie kicking off at 8:30 p.m. Don’t forget to bring your blankets and lawn chairs to get cozied up during our showing. See you there!

  • Wed
    26
    Jul
    2017
    6 p.m.-7 p.m.University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    Take a tour of University Hospital's Labor & Delivery floor and learn what to expect on the Big Day! On this one-hour tour, you will tour our Labor & Delivery Unit, tour our Mother/Baby Unit, visit our newborn nursery and review hospital policies. This tour is offered in English and Spanish. Additional interpretation services are available. Expectant mothers can bring one additional adult to the tour. Registration is not required. Take the C elevator to the 4th floor and check in with our admissions team. Please arrive by 5:45 p.m. For more information call 210-358-1617.

  • Tue
    01
    Aug
    2017
    7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.Travis Park, 311 E. Travis St.

    Featured presentation: Zootopia. Join us at Travis Park for free, family-friendly outdoor movie screenings! Enjoy the giant outdoor cinema screen and take part in the food trucks, music, kid’s activities and more! Pre-entertainment begins at 7:30 p.m. with the movie kicking off at 8:30 p.m. Don’t forget to bring your blankets and lawn chairs to get cozied up during our showing. See you there!

  • Mon
    07
    Aug
    2017
    4 p.m.-5:30 p.m.University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    Cypress Room. Stop the Bleed is a nationwide campaign aimed at teaching everyone how to stop bleeding and save lives in an emergency. No matter how rapid the arrival of professional emergency responders, bystanders will always be first on the scene. A person who is bleeding can die from blood loss within five minutes, so it is important to quickly stop the blood loss. Armed with a little knowledge, a family member, coworker or even a bystander can be the difference between life and death. Attend to one of our classes to learn some very simple actions you can take to help save a life. Email Tracy Cotner-Pouncy for more information or to reserve a seat.

  • Sat
    12
    Aug
    2017
    10 a.m. - 11 a.m.University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    Check in at information desk in the hospital lobby. The University Health System Asthma Coalition for the Community Team will provide a 1-hour education class to parents on help with managing asthma and proper use of medications as well as recognition and prevention of symptoms. The class will be interactive including guidance of use of inhaler with spacer. Topics include reducing asthma flare-ups, avoiding missed school days, understanding the asthma action plan and enabling your child to play, exercise and join in activities without coughing, wheezing or shortness of breath. Bring any equipment or medications your child with asthma is using. To register or learn more, call 210-358-5437.

  • Thu
    17
    Aug
    2017
    8 a.m. - 4 p.m.Texas Diabetes Institute, 701 S. Zarzamora St.

    School is around the corner and KSAT Community, in partnership with University Health System, Corner Store and Security Services, want to make sure your kids get a healthy start to the new school year! Join us at our fourth annual Back-to-School current immunization record, insurance card and/or sports physical form they need completed. If someone besides a parent or guardian is bringing the child, we need a letter to authorize the visit signed by the parent or guardian (siblings cannot bring another siblings if both under 18 years old). For more information, visit SchoolHealthStop.com.

  • Thu
    24
    Aug
    2017
    11 a.m.-2 p.m.University Family Health Center - Southeast, 1055 Ada St.

    Second-floor conference room, University Family Health Center - Southeast. As the premier Level I Trauma Center for a 22-county area of South Texas, we're always in need of an adequate blood supply. Blood donors are needed throughout the year, with an even greater need during the summer months and holidays. We invite you to drop by our blood donor room to donate whole blood or platelets or visit one of our community blood drives. University Hospital Blood Donor Room hours: Monday - Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m., Friday: 7 a.m. - 5 p.m., Saturday: 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Closed Sundays and holidays. For more information, call 210-358-2812.

     
  • Fri
    25
    Aug
    2017
    11 a.m.-noonTexas Diabetes Institute, 701 S. Zarzamora St.

    Second-floor classroom. Topic: Quick and easy meals. Our monthly healthy cooking classes are taught by registered dietitians in the Texas Diabetes Institute's teaching kitchen. When you sign up for just $5, you'll receive a cooking demonstration, recipes to take home and food samples. The $5 fee should be paid at the Texas Diabetes Institute cashier's office prior to the start of the class. Call 358-7100 for information or to reserve a seat.

  • Tue
    19
    Sep
    2017
    10 a.m. to 2 p.m.University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    Sky Tower lobby. As the premier Level I Trauma Center for a 22-county area of South Texas, we're always in need of an adequate blood supply. Blood donors are needed throughout the year, with an even greater need during the summer months and holidays. We invite you to drop by our blood donor room to donate whole blood or platelets or visit one of our community blood drives. University Hospital Blood Donor Room hours are 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. - 5 p.m. Friday and 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Saturday. For more information call 210-358-2812.

  • Wed
    20
    Sep
    2017
    2 p.m. to 5 p.m.University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    Sky Tower lobby. Hiring registered nurses and technicians. Our advancement of medical knowledge through clinical research, our massive expansion and our ranking as one of the best hospitals in South Texas have created a critical need for the best, highly qualified individuals to join our team. Come meet with our clinical experts to explore our career opportunities!

  • Thu
    05
    Oct
    2017
    10 a.m. - 4 p.m.Robert B. Green Campus, 903 W. Martin St.

    Clinical building, fifth-floor Foundation Room. As the premier Level I Trauma Center for a 22-county area of South Texas, we're always in need of an adequate blood supply. Blood donors are needed throughout the year, with an even greater need during the summer months and holidays. We invite you to drop by our blood donor room to donate whole blood or platelets or visit one of our community blood drives. For more information, call 210-358-2812.

  • Sat
    07
    Oct
    2017
    9 a.m. - 10 a.m.Tobin Center for the Performing Arts, 100 Auditorium Circle

    This session's featured activity: Balance Body Cardio. Open to the public, these free fitness classes, sponsored by University Health System, focus on fun, healthy activities for all, including family/kid friendly workouts. Monthly classes will be held on the River Walk Plaza. Learn more at www.TobinCenter.org/fitness-plaza

  • Wed
    18
    Oct
    2017
    6 p.m. to 7 p.m.University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    Take a tour of University Hospital's Labor & Delivery floor and learn what to expect on the Big Day. On this one-hour tour, you will tour our Labor & Delivery Unit, tour our Mother/Baby Unit, visit our newborn nursery and review hospital policies. This tour is offered in English and Spanish. Expectant mothers can bring one additional adult to the tour. Once you enter the main doors of University Hospital, take the C elevator to the 4th floor and check in with our Admissions team. Please arrive by 5:45 p.m. To reserve a place on the tour or for more information, call 210-358-1617 or email us at: Childbirthed@uhs-sa.com.

  • Mon
    23
    Oct
    2017
    10 a.m. to 2 p.m.University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    Main lobby. As the premier Level I Trauma Center for a 22-county area of South Texas, we're always in need of an adequate blood supply. Blood donors are needed throughout the year, with an even greater need during the summer months and holidays. We invite you to drop by our blood donor room to donate whole blood or platelets or visit one of our community blood drives. Our donor room hours are Monday & Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.; Tuesday & Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Friday: 7 a.m. - 5 p.m. For more information call 210-358-2812.

  • Mon
    06
    Nov
    2017
    4 p.m. to 5 p.m.University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    Lantana Conference Room. "Stop the Bleed" is a nationwide campaign aimed at teaching everyone how to stop bleeding and save lives in an emergency. No matter how rapid the arrival of professional emergency responders, bystanders will always be first on the scene. A person who is bleeding can die from blood loss within five minutes, so it is important to quickly stop the blood loss. Armed with a little knowledge, a family member, coworker or even a bystander can be the difference between life and death. Attend to one of our classes to learn some very simple actions you can take to help save a life. Email Tracy Cotner-Pouncy to reserve a seat or for more information

  • Thu
    09
    Nov
    2017
    1 p.m. - 3 p.m.Robert B. Green Campus, 903 W. Martin St.

    Clinical building, fifth-floor Foundation Room. Join us for a free community education class to learn Hands-only CPR and Early Heart Attack Care from our Heart & Vascular and EMS teams. Save a life with Hands-only CPR! Email Sara Hansen for more information or to reserve a seat.
     

     
  • Wed
    29
    Nov
    2017
    6 p.m. - 7 p.m.University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    Take a tour of University Hospital's Labor & Delivery floor and learn what to expect on the big day. On this one-hour tour, you will tour our Labor & Delivery Unit, tour our Mother/Baby Unit, visit our newborn nursery and review hospital policies. To reserve a place, call 210-358-1617 or email Childbirthed@uhs-sa.com. Take the C elevator to the 4th floor and check in with our Admissions team. Please arrive by 5:45 p.m. This tour is offered in English and Spanish. Please e-mail Childbirth Education at Childbirthed@uhs-sa.com regarding availability for other languages.

  • Mon
    04
    Dec
    2017
    4 p.m.-5 p.m. University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    Encino Room. Stop the Bleed is a nationwide campaign aimed at teaching everyone how to stop bleeding and save lives in an emergency. No matter how rapid the arrival of professional emergency responders, bystanders will always be first on the scene. A person who is bleeding can die from blood loss within five minutes, so it is important to quickly stop the blood loss. Armed with a little knowledge, a family member, coworker or even a bystander can be the difference between life and death. Attend to one of our classes to learn some very simple actions you can take to help save a life. To register, email StopTheBleed@uhs-sa.com.

  • Tue
    12
    Dec
    2017
    6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    Check in at the main lobby front desk to be escorted to the classroom. The University Health System Asthma Coalition for the Community Team will provide a 1-hour education class to parents on help with managing asthma and proper use of medications as well as recognition and prevention of symptoms. The class will be interactive including guidance of use of inhaler with spacer. Attendees will learn to reduce asthma flare ups, avoid missed school days, assist with understanding the asthma action plan and enable your child to play, exercise and join in activities without coughing, wheezing or shortness of breath. Bring any equipment your child with asthma is using and any medications that your child with asthma is taking. To register or learn more, call 210-358-5437.

  • Sat
    16
    Dec
    2017
    Times throughout the dayUniversity Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

    Take the C elevator to the 4th floor and check in with our Admissions team. Take a tour of University Hospital's Labor & Delivery floor and learn what to expect on the Big Day! On this one-hour tour, you will tour our Labor & Delivery Unit, tour our Mother/Baby Unit, visit our newborn nursery and review hospital policies. his tour is offered in English and Spanish. Please e-mail Childbirth Education at Childbirthed@uhs-sa.com regarding availability for other languages. Expectant mothers can bring one additional adult to the tour. Call 210-358-1617 (if no answer, please leave a message with your name, contact number and any questions) or email us at: Childbirthed@uhs-sa.com