Research Support

Supporting UT Health San Antonio and UT System faculty in building relationships within the Department of Defense (DoD) and Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), as well as research proposal development.

The MHIG Group photoEducation

Fostering a military health community between our University and the DoD/VA, as well as sponsoring several student interest groups, giving lectures, and holding information sessions.

Soldiers taking blood.Clinical Advocacy

Promoting a variety of military-civilian health efforts, from the use of whole blood transfusions to advocating on behalf of the San Antonio integrated trauma system.


Connecting with senior leaders throughout the local, state, and federal levels to create a strong military health community for all of our service members, veterans, and their families.

The Military Health Institute facilitates collaboration with the military and veterans through research, education, clinical care, and engagement.

Statement on COVID-19:

The MHI team is actively engaged in our University’s response to the COVID pandemic and dedicated to the health of all our citizens. For more COVID-19 related resources, please check here.