New Members on Employee Advisory Council

Michele Lockwood, Susanne Johnston, Michelle S. Mares and Tonya Campbell are the newly elected members to the Employee Advisory Council and will take their positions on the council Jan. 24.

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New Location

The department of patient services has moved to 5 North in Children’s Hospital. Anyone who needs assistance can speak with an advocate at that location or call the office at 409-772-4772 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

After-hours patients can call the hospital operator and ask to speak to the nurse administrator on call.

Research Needs You

Ever wonder how to become involved in research as a volunteer or how to recruit volunteers for your research project? is a national volunteer research registry that brings together researchers and willing volunteers who wish to get involved in research studies.

New Faculty

New to the department of psychiatry and behavioral sciences are doctors Soo Chong and Lisamar Maldonado.

Dr. Todd Swanson has joined the faculty in radiation oncology.

The surgery department welcomes doctors Lorraine Choi and Aakash Gajjar.

E-mail for Life

Alumni now can sign up for a UTMB e-mail address for life beginning 45 days from graduation date.

For complete details, contact the University Alumni office, 888-862-7111 or 409-772-5147.

Mail Services Relocation

Mail Services can now be found in the new mail center, Rebecca Sealy Hospital, Room 2.802.