Bret T. Howrey, PhD
Associate Professor and Assistant Director, Research Program
Dr. Howrey joined UTMB's Department of Family Medicine in June of 2011.
He is currently an Associate Professor of Family Medicine and serves as
Assistant Director of the department's Research Program.
Dr. Howrey earned a Bachelor of Fine Art in Studio Art from the
University of Texas at Austin and a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Health
Services Research from the University of Texas Medical Branch at
Galveston. He also served as a post-doctoral fellow with the Sealy
Center on Aging at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston.
Dr. Howrey's research interests are in the health of our older
population with an emphasis on health care utilization and health