September 21, 2010

Shining Stars

Pathology society, research, teaching excellence awards and vision-saving grant... read article »

Rewiring the serotonin system

Researchers have found a new way to influence the vital serotonin signaling system — possibly leading to more effective medications with fewer side effects... read article »

Mondays in March

The university’s annual Mondays in March series begins Monday, March 4, and everyone is encouraged to attend. This year, executive... read article »

Around UTMB

Compassionate patient care, Lunch Bunch, St. Vincent's concert and more... read article »

 March 1, 2013

Victory Lakes Specialty Care Center expansion kicks off

The first shovelfuls of dirt, symbolizing the beginning of a $90 million expansion at the Specialty Care Center at Victory Lakes... read article »

UTMB students help children get excited about reading

It’s noon on Thursday at Morgan Elementary School during the last week before the annual Sir William Osler’s Name That Book competition for third- and fourth-grade students... read article »

World Kidney Day is a great time to highlight a hard-working organ

  March 14 is World Kidney Day.   Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a condition where the kidneys are damaged and lose the... read article »

Seabrook Wells Fargo visitors donate stuffed ponies to patients

  “Mack” ponies are given as gifts to Wells Fargo customers nationwide every year during the Christmas... read article »

UTMB’s ongoing Family Campaign celebrates first year

$5.1 Million Raised During the Family Campaign’s First Year Scan a list of UTMB departments whose employees gave to the Family... read article »

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Surgery brings smile back for dog-bite victim

Adrianna De La Cruz is a 4-year-old bundle of energy whose favorite word is why. At first glance it’s hard to imagine that she was the victim... read article »

New UT SELECT Living Well online health platform

UT System is partnering with Provant Health Solutions to deliver a new online health tool that allows UTMB employees to develop their own individual... read article »

Give a social worker a hug

The National Association of Social Workers begins its annual celebration of one of the nation’s largest professions this month. March is... read article »

Run to raise scholarship funds for health professions students

By Sarah Burnett   While running across the Galveston Causeway will be a great fitness achievement for all who participate, this year’s... read article »