A Su Salud: “Preventing injuries. Protecting families.”
January 14, 2008
Daniel Dent, M.D.
UT Health Science Center
Department of Surgery
Dear Daniel Dent, M.D.,
We would like to thank you for providing your time and expertise to our audience via our weekly news segments
which air every Tuesday at 5 PM on KWEX-TV. These segments cover a variety of injury prevention/safety
awareness topics that include home safety, personal safety, pedestrian and motor vehicle safety as well as intimate
partner violence, child abuse and neglect.
Your segment on “Blood Donation with Trauma” is scheduled to air Tuesday, January 15, 2008 on Univision,
About A Su Salud
These segments form part of the media component of A Su Salud which reaches thousands of people through the
support of local Spanish and English-language media. Our media partners include: Univision 41, La Prensa de San
Antonio, The Southside Reporter, and Rumbo de San Antonio.
The television segments are produced in partnership with San Antonio’s KWEX-TV and air on Univision affiliates
The media campaign coincides with the community-based injury prevention awareness activities targeting sectors of
Bexar County considered at high risk for injuries. The campaign includes monthly door-to-door distribution of A Su
Salud newsletters by volunteers and businesses located in the target community.
Thank you again and we hope that you will continue to contribute your expertise to upcoming injury prevention
segments. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at 567-7826.
South Texas Injury Prevention and Research Center
Our Mission: To reduce injury-related death and disability and their impact on the people of South Texas
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio • 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, MSC 7791 • San Antonio, Texas 78229 • phone 210-567-7826 • fax 210-567-7855