September 30, 2014
A pediatric infectious disease expert from Peru will be the featured speaker at a global health symposium at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston.
The theme of this year’s event, "Global Health Partnerships: Students, Communities, and Health Systems,” will feature several presentations by students and emphasize the role of an academic medical center in identifying and addressing global health issues.
“UTMB is committed to improving the health of everyone not only in our local communities but in the global community as well,” said Dr. Matt Dacso, director of the Center for Global Health Education. “This symposium gives students from UTMB and other institutions who have done international rotations the opportunity to showcase the excellent work that they have been involved in, and encourages dialogue between local and international collaborators.”
This year’s keynote speaker is Dr. Theresa Ochoa from the Uni... more »
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 advancements... more »