100 doses of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine administered to SAISD faculty, staff members

STAAMP Allergy administered the vaccines Tuesday morning This story was originally published by KSAT12 and can be found here.   SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio Independent School District teachers and staff members received Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 vaccines on Tuesday morning. The clinic, STAAMP Allergy, administered 100 doses of the new COVID-19 vaccine, which received emergency […]

100 SAISD employees vaccinated against COVID-19, kicking off local effort to immunize school staff

District leaders said they hope to have employees vaccinated by the end of May. This story was originally published by Kens5 and can be found here. Author: Vanessa Croix Published: 4:32 PM CST March 9, 2021 Updated: 5:02 PM CST March 9, 2021   SAN ANTONIO — More than 4.5 million Texans have received at least one dose […]

SAISD realiza la vacunación contra el coronavirus de maestros y personal escolar

This story was originally published by Univision – KWEX 41 and can be found here. Cien maestros y empleados del distrito recibieron este martes la vacuna contra el coronavirus de la empresa Johnson & Johnson. Estas personas fueron seleccionadas ya que trabajarán durante el periodo de ‘spring break’.

SAISD teachers among first to receive Johnson & Johnson vaccine in San Antonio

This story was originally published by KSAT12 and can be found here. The STAAMP Center in Olmos Park received 100 of the Johnson & Johnson vaccines and immediately administered them to San Antonio ISD teachers.

San Antonio clinic seeks approval for remdesivir to be used outside of hospital

Study could help provide vital information to researchers as they develop COVID-19 treatment This story was originally published by KSAT12 and can be found here.  San Antonio – A local clinic hopes to get remdisivir, the FDA-approved treatment option for COVID-19, approved for use outside of the hospital setting. “We want to be able to have […]

San Antonio Report board welcomes new chairman in new year

San Antonio Report board welcomes new chairman in new year This story was originally published by San Antonio Report and can be found here.  The turning of the calendar brought a turn in leadership to the San Antonio Report’s board of directors. A.J. Rodriguez ascended to board chairman late last month, after John “Chico” Newman Jr. […]

Remdesevir Study

Ages Eligible for Study: Child, Adult, Older Adult Sexes Eligible for Study: All   STAAMP Research will begin an outpatient treatment opportunity trial offering Remdesevir, a prodrug, to patients who have tested positive for the novel COVID-19 disease. This trial is free to the patients that participate and helps provide vital information to researchers as […]

San Antonio ISD to stand up COVID-19 vaccine site at Alamo Stadium

This story was originally published by San Antonio Report and can be found here.  San Antonio Independent School District Superintendent Pedro Martinez is not waiting for the go-ahead from state officials to offer SAISD staff the coronavirus vaccine. Martinez announced earlier this month that the school district planned to offer the vaccine to employees who qualify […]

Local doctor gives tips on telling mountain cedar allergies and COVID symptoms apart

This story was originally published by Fox29 and can be found here.  SAN ANTONIO- If you are sniffling a lot right now, mountain cedar might just be the culprit. The season lasts until about February. Doctors are reminding you to monitor how you are feeling and they have one way you can tell COVID and […]

Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine now in San Antonio

Some 500 health care professionals will begin getting the vaccine, including school nurses, according to South Texas Allergy and Asthma Medical Professionals. This story was originally published by Kens5 and can be found here.  SAN ANTONIO — Some of the first doses of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine arrived this morning at South Texas Allergy and Asthma […]