UTMB’s Vanderploeg recognized by his peers

May 17, 2016

Dr. James M. Vanderploeg, professor of Aerospace Medicine in the Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, has received the 2016 Joe Kerwin Award from the Aerospace... more »

UTMB providing global leadership in health care administration

UTMB providing global leadership in health care administration

May 16, 2016

The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston has been tasked with developing new standards that will help improve health care administrative efficiencies globally. UTMB has been named by the International... more »

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Inside UTMB-Hammond wins Moody Prize

Galveston County Daily NewsMay 17, 2016

By UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MEDICAL BRANCH Dr. Flora Hammond, professor and chair of the department of physical medicine and rehabilitation at the Indiana University School of Medicine,... more »

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UTMB nursing graduate beats the odds

April 21, 2016

It’s been a very long road for Galveston’s Hunter Cherryhomes. When he walks across stage at The University of Texas Medical Branch’s School of Nursing graduation ceremony April 29 at the Moody Gardens Convention Center at 3 p.m., getting his degree will definitely be the high... more »

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UTMB scientists genetically engineered world’s first Zika virus infectious cDNA clone

May 13, 2016

The Zika virus infectious clone is key to rapid vaccine development and unraveling the mysteries of why the Zika virus causes the recent explosive epidemics and birth defects and disease GALVESTON, Texas... more »

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Part 1: What is arthritis?

Galveston County Daily NewsMay 17, 2016

Editor’s note: This is the first of two articles providing a current overview of arthritis. It would be hard to overemphasize the impact of arthritis on Americans. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention documented that just short of 50 percent of adults up to 65 years old have some... more »

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