September 21, 2010

Shining Stars

Four members of the UTMB management team recently shared their Hurricane Ike experiences and expertise at an Association of American Medical Colleges... read article »

EAC seeks nominations

The UTMB Employee Advisory Council (EAC) exists to foster bi-directional communication and dialog for all Classified Staff and Administrative &... read article »

Multispecialty Center celebrates

The new 46,600-square-foot Multispecialty Center and Stark Diabetes Clinic in League City celebrated its opening with several events: a ribbon... read article »

Around campus

The Biomedical Science Academy is accepting applications from fourth- to sixth-graders in Galveston for this enrichment program funded by the Howard... read article »

 October 3, 2011

Researchers identify target to prevent growth of cancer cells

UTMB researchers have shown for the first time that the protein fortilin promotes growth of cancer cells by binding to and... read article »

President’s Cabinet Awards

Nine UTMB faculty and staff and one medical student have received six  President’s Cabinet Awards, totaling $199,985,... read article »

Hector P. Garcia M.D. Award

First-year medical student Ha Nguyen was the recipient of  the Hector P. Garcia M.D. 2011 Cultural Competence award,... read article »

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Get your flu shot

The 2011–2012 flu season is approaching and UTMB Health is ready. The Employee Health Clinic has ample supplies of the vaccine again this year... read article »

Physician assistants focus on prevention

The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) is leading the effort during National Physician Assistant Week to recognize their role on the... read article »

Health System holds Connaughtie Awards

The stars were out at the First Annual Connaughtie Awards, the official name of the much anticipated 2011 Budget Awards, held September 28. Named... read article »

UTMB Excellence in Nursing

The Good Samaritan Foundation honored 16 UTMB nursing professionals at the 2011 Excellence in Nursing awards, which recognize the profession’s... read article »

Building a better UTMB

UTMB will officially break ground this month on the Clinical Services Wing, a new facility to house core medical services such as the pharmacy,... read article »