UTMB Center of Excellence for Professional Advancement and Research COEPAR

The UTMB Center of Excellence for Professional Advancement and Research (COEPAR) 1 D34HP49234‐01‐00 is funded by a federal grant from the Department of Health and Human Services, HRSA. COEPAR’s main objective is to pilot initiatives across the medical pathway, from premedical attraction to medical student education to junior faculty retention and advancement, that seek to determine best practices that will result in a representative healthcare workforce for Texas and therefore, provide better patient outcomes.


Psychiatry Education Travel Fund

April 1, 2024, 08:39 AM by COEPAR

A new funding opportunity is available for students who are presenting scholarly activity in the field of psychiatry. Please see details on the Psychiatry Education Travel Fund.

Campbell Named to NASEM Committee

February 27, 2024, 13:33 PM by COEPAR

UTMB Health professor Kendall M. Campbell, MD, has been appointed to The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) Committee on Meaningful Outcome Measures in Adult Hearing Health Care.

UTMB Named Fulbright HSI Leader by U.S. Department of State

December 8, 2023, 08:38 AM by COEPAR

The University of Texas Medical Branch has been named as a Fulbright Hispanic-Serving Institution Leader for 2023. Each year, the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs recognizes the strong engagement of select Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSI) with the Fulbright Program, the U.S. government's flagship international academic exchange program.