The Seminars in Translational Research (STRECH) series is a collaborative project among the:

The IIMS program is supported by the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

The seminars bring together investigators from basic, clinical, and social sciences to highlight the bidirectional and multiple stages of the scientific translation of research discoveries from the bench to the bedside and to the community. It promotes the formation of multidisciplinary teams from both institutions, and other IIMS partners, that foster the development of innovative theories, approaches, and technologies in clinical and translational research.

Seminars are held monthly during the fall and spring semesters, alternating between the UT Health San Antonio and UTSA campuses.

STRECH Organizing Committee

UT Health San Antonio

Robert Clark, MD


Eric Brey, PhD
Marissa Wechsler, PhD