News

  • Alumni News: Parsi Promoted to Professor

    April 3, 2013, 13:50 PM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to share that Kayhan Parsi, JD, PhD (IMH `98) was recently promoted to Professor of Bioethics at the Neiswanger Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy at the Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine.

  • Student Article to Be Published in Biosecurity Journal

    April 2, 2013, 11:16 AM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities would like to congratulate Heather Carson, JD on the acceptance of her article on vaccine use in the Journal for Biosecurity, Biosafety, and Biodefense Law.

  • Student Poster Presented at ASM Meeting

    April 2, 2013, 11:16 AM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities would like to congratulate graduate student Heather Carson, JD on the poster presentation of her work at the Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research meeting of the American Society for Microbiology (ASM).

  • December 2012 Graduates

    January 30, 2013, 16:51 PM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities would like to congratulate its three December 2012 graduates: Dr. Jiin-Yu Chen, Dr. Andrew Childress, and Ms. Kimberly Gordy.

  • Alumni News: Klugman Named Blog Editor

    January 30, 2013, 16:51 PM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to share that Craig Klugman, PhD, (IMH `01) has been named the editor for the blog of the American Journal of Bioethics and is making weekly contributions to the blog.

  • Student Publishes Book on Galveston

    January 30, 2013, 16:51 PM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to share that graduate student Dwayne Jones has published Galveston: Playground of the Southwest (Arcadia Publishing, ISBN 9780738596471), a book he co-authored with local historian Jami Durham.

  • Abstract Anatomy Exhibit Opens

    January 30, 2013, 16:50 PM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities opened its "Abstract Anatomy" exhibit on Tuesday, January 15, 2013 with a presentation and reception.

  • Graduate Student Earns Board Certification

    January 30, 2013, 16:50 PM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities would like to congratulate graduate student Susan McCammon, MD on earning board certification in hospice and palliative medicine from the American Board of Surgery.

  • New Exhibits in Artway

    December 5, 2012, 11:13 AM by Julia Essex

    The Institute for the Medical Humanities (IMH) at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (UTMB) is delighted to announce that two new exhibits are on display in the Avery-Winkler Artway on the second floor of the Primary Care Pavilion.

  • Texas Monthly Features Associate Faculty

    October 24, 2012, 14:03 PM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities would like to congratulate Lisa Cain, PhD. Dr. Cain was featured in the Working Life column in Texas Monthly's November 2012 issue, in which she reflects on her working experience as a medical school professor.

  • Institute Receives Cornerstone Award

    October 24, 2012, 12:14 PM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to announce that the American Society for Bioethics and Humanities has recognized it with the 2012 Cornerstone Award.

  • IMH Members Awarded Scholarships

    November 10, 2011, 14:39 PM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities would like to congratulate the Institute students, faculty, and staff who were among the recipients of the 2011 UTMB Health Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences (GSBS) Scholarship Awards.

  • Vaiani Joins Academy of Master Teachers

    October 12, 2011, 10:37 AM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to congratulate Dr. Charyl Vaiani on being accepted into the UTMB Health Academy of Master Teachers.

  • Alumni News: Greysen Accepts Position at UCSF

    August 5, 2011, 12:01 PM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to share that S. Ryan Greyson, MD, MHS, MA, (IMH `01) has accepted a position as Assistant Professor and Research Faculty at the University of California, San Francisco Division of Hospital Medicine.