Office of Faculty Affairs and Professional Development


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Are You Prepared for Retirement?

Strategies for faculty members to reach a fruitful retirement.
Please join us!


Faculty members, please join us for a dynamic, interactive workshop on a topic of great importance—planning for your retirement. Tony Edmond, Director of Human Resources Benefits and Services, will discuss:

  • Plans and strategies that you need to consider to retire without financial struggles
  • Companies and advisors to help you supplement your retirement plan
  • Activities that can be considered in preparation for the transition to retired faculty
  • What to know if you are age 55 and up, with more than 10 years of service to UTMB

Faculty Retirement Workshop

Open to all faculty members

Thursday, Aug. 29 1 to 2 p.m.
Research Building 6
Room 1.206

Presented by the Department of Human Resources
Sponsored by the Office of Faculty Affairs & Professional Development


Well-Being Index Re-Assess

May 30, 2019, 13:27 PM by Erin Ortiz

It's that time again. Six months ago you filled out the The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston Well-Being Index assessment online.

Would you like to see how your well-being has changed? 

This is part of a national effort to help promote the well-being of physicians. It will take less than one minute and remember, it is completely anonymous.

Just click on this link to get started:

https://www.mywellbeingindex.org/landing-page/utmb
Invitation code: UTMB

You will be able to:

>Assess your current level of well-being.
>See how your well-being has changed over time.
>Ascertain whether your level of well-being puts you at higher risk for   potentially serious personal and professional repercussions.
>Gain access to just-in-time information to help you promote your well-being as well as resources for physical, emotional, financial, relationships, career, and mental health concerns.

We will be collecting anonymous data until June 14.