Welcome to the Family Medicine Clerkship!

Committed to providing hands-on experiences for medical students with Texas family physicians.

Family doctors provide ongoing, total health care for you and your family. Family doctors see all ages of patients and can treat almost any health problem. Family physicians are dedicated to treating the whole person.








Department of Family Medicine
University of Texas Medical Branch
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, Texas 77555-1123

Victor Sierpina, MD

Victor Sierpina, MD
Director, Medical Student Education Program

(409) 772-9353

Shannon Samuelson

Shannon Samuelson
Medical Student Education Program Manager

(409) 772-3120

Layne Dearman

Layne Dearman
Family Medicine Clerkship Coordinator

(409) 772-1395