Established in 1990

Welcome Reception for New President

Where: Texas Health and Science University

When: Wednesday, May 29 at 11:00 a.m.


Please join us at a special reception to welcome Dr. Louis J. Agnese Jr. as the new president of Texas Health and Science University (THSU). Dr. Agnese succeeds THSU founder Lisa Lin, who retired earlier this year. 

Prior to joining THSU, Dr. Agnese served as president of the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio. During his 31-year term, Incarnate Word grew from one of the smallest private universities in Texas to the third largest private university in the state. At his retirement in 2016, Dr. Agnese was awarded the dual titles of President Emeritus and Trustee Emeritus for his contributions to the betterment of Incarnate Word. 

Since 1990, THSU has been on the forefront of establishing high standards to advance the profession of acupuncture and the practice of Traditional Chinese Medicine in the United States. The academic curriculum expanded in 2013 with the addition of new undergraduate and graduate programs in business administration and healthcare management. 

THSU is located at 4005 Manchaca Road in south Austin. Please call (512) 444-8082 for additional information .

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