UTMB prepared to help Texas fight Ebola

October 16, 2014

UTMB prepared to help Texas fight Ebola As the situation regarding Ebola cases in Texas continues to develop, state officials are asking the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston to take a leadership role on several fronts to... more »

UTMB prepared to help Texas fight Ebola

UTMB prepared to help Texas fight Ebola

October 16, 2014

What if Ebola patients came here?  In an editorial written by Galveston County Daily News Editor, Heber Taylor, discusses what likely would happen if a patient with a deadly virus were brought to... more »

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What if Ebola patients came here?

Galveston County Daily NewsOctober 20, 2014

Sooner or later, a patient with a deadly virus will be brought to the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. What should islanders think?  First, let’s get... more »

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Stop, Drop & Roll to help isle’s Blocker Burn Unit

Galveston County Daily NewsSeptember 29, 2014

By Maureen Balleza, UTMB When Sandy Montelongo emcees the Stop, Drop & Roll race to benefit the patients and families of the Blocker Burn Unit at the University of Texas Medical Branch, she knows just what this means for them. She is a burn survivor herself. In a tragic case of abuse, at... more »

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UTMB receives $5.7 million grant to develop research network

September 26, 2014

The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston has been awarded a $5.7 million grant and been named the lead institution for a University of Texas System collaboration to enhance research and biomedical... more »

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Medical Discovery News-Death, anyone?

Galveston County Daily NewsOctober 21, 2014

By Dr. Victor Sierpina The emerging fears about Ebola are only in part about getting an infection. To put the snake on the table, the real issue is our fear of death. The subject of death and dying is almost always difficult. As a physician, I have had the opportunity to be present and bear... more »

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