UTMB School of Nursing celebrates graduation of 125th anniversary class

April 20, 2015

Click here for a high resolution photograph of UTMB nursing student Ann-Marie Servos For University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston School of Nursing student Ann-Marie Servos, this year’s commencement ceremony for the... more »

UTMB assumes a leadership position in health care administration

UTMB assumes a leadership position in health care administration

April 16, 2015

GALVESTON, Texas – The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston has been accredited by the American National Standards Institute as an organization to develop benchmark procedures in the area... more »

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2 new Ebola vaccines pass important early test, researchers say

New York TimesApril 14, 2015

UTMB’s Thomas Geisbert and his collaborators at Profectus Biosciences have developed two new Ebola vaccines that protect monkeys against the strain of the virus responsible for... more »


UTMB addresses health disparities among Hispanics

Galveston County Daily NewsDecember 23, 2014

UTMB’s Hispanic Center of Excellence is working to reduce disparities through the recruitment and training of culturally competent medical students and through faculty development. more »

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UTMB aims to improve local adolescent HPV vaccine rates

February 20, 2015

Gynecologist awarded $1.4 million to implement project that will increase the number of adolescents receiving the HPV vaccine more »


Participate in your own nutritional good health

Galveston County Daily NewsApril 21, 2015

By Dr. Victor S. Sierpina Perhaps no other topic is so widely debated, discussed, and as confusing as nutrition. One study confounds another. Long held sacred cows like cholesterol management in diet, eating eggs, artificial sweeteners, and so on seem to be slaughtered daily in the media and... more »

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