September 21, 2010

Shining Stars

Congratulations to newly-elected Employee Advisory Council members. They are:   ... read article »

Joint Commission visit results in 'excellent outcome'

The Joint Commission visited UTMB in late November, and has issued its final report of survey findings. To put the survey into context,... read article »

Around Campus

Does US biodefense meet the threat?    As part of its ongoing series featuring experts at the forefront of biosecurity policy development... read article »

Post-Ike work is 80 percent complete, new construction continues

In late October, UTMB Business Operations and Facilities (BOF) personnel gathered in the newly-completed UTMB On-Line Testing Center to celebrate... read article »

 January 18, 2013

Building for the future: visible signs of progress

As the skeleton of the new Jennie Sealy Hospital begins to rise from its foundation, construction progress now can be seen with the... read article »

A day in the life: UTMB program introduces lay people to med school

At first glance, it appears to be a standard medical examination room where a middle-aged woman is explaining her abdominal pain... read article »

Unlocking the genetic mysteries behind stillbirth

Stillbirth is a tragedy that occurs in one of every 160 births in the United States. Compounding the sadness for many families, the... read article »

Dr. Alice Anne O'Donell retires

Dr. Alice Anne O’Donell, one of the original co-founders of UTMB’s Department of Family Medicine in 1969, retired last month after 46 years at UTMB. An Oslerian Scholar and recipient of ... read article »

Holiday wrap-up

Wrapping up the holidays with a Pink Ribbon wreath-making project, UTMB's life-saving ECMO program and a gallery of holiday photos... read article »


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UTMB receives 6-year Accreditation with Commendation status from ACCME

It is my pleasure to announce that UTMB was recently resurveyed by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and was awarded... read article »

UTMB Police Department earns national accreditation

The UTMB Police Department  in November joined an elite group of law enforcement agencies nationwide by becoming “Accredited” by the... read article »

Eagle scout honors grandmother

Dorothy Lusby is credited with being the first female licensed plumber in Galveston County, and the 17th in Texas... read article »

New Year's baby in a hurry

At 5 p.m. Dec. 31, Lorena and Eduardo Castellanos were making a scheduled prenatal visit to the UTMB clinic in Pasadena. Less than an hour later, they were going 80 mph... read article »