September 21, 2010

Shining Stars

Nominations for this year's Salute to Nurses awards came from medical professionals from specialty clinics to community health care centers, from... read article »

Seniors get a new meeting place at Galveston Primary Care Pavilion

Galveston seniors have a new UTMB space to call their own. The Sealy Center on Aging Learning Center is now open on Galveston Island. The center,... read article »

UTMB School of Nursing celebrates 2014 commencement

The School of Nursing at the University of Texas Medical Branch will hold its commencement ceremony at 3 p.m. on April 25, at Moody Gardens Convention... read article »

Medicaid 1115’s impact on UTMB and patient care

In December 2011, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services approved Texas for a Section 1115 Medicaid waiver.  The waiver... read article »

Around campus

Health System Week In tandem with and following the celebration of Nurses week, UTMB will celebrate the entire Health System. Among the events... read article »

 May 12, 2014

UTMB School of Nursing celebrates 2014 commencement

The UTMB School of Nursing held its commencement ceremony on April 25, at Moody Gardens Convention Center in Galveston. The ceremony... read article »

New Translational Addiction Sciences Center poised to make headway in treatment of addiction

The National Institute on Drug Abuse has awarded a five-year, $6.6 million grant to UTMB to establish the Translational Addiction... read article »

A Day in the Life of an OR Nurse

As I enter the operating room to shadow registered nurse Dawn Meyer, feelings of excitement and terror run through my... read article »

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Innovation Challenge is back!

Innovation Challenge is back for its second year.  The campus-wide initiative, aimed at creating positive change through innovative thinking,... read article »

Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences awards 33 degrees

The UTMB Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences awarded 33 degrees during its 46th commencement ceremony in Levin Hall. Vice President and GSBS Dean... read article »

Health Policy lecture takes a deeper look at Affordable Care Act

Vice president and chief medical officer of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas, Dr. Dan McCoy, spoke to a full room recently on the Affordable Care... read article »

UTMB Earth Day Art Contest winner - Elena Maldonado

Elena Maldonado was the winner of this year's UTMB Earth Day Art Contest which was based on the theme "No drought about it...water... read article »