September 21, 2010

Shining Stars

Tammy Cupit has been named the director of nursing research and will facilitate research within the UTMB Health System by providing research... read article »

Project CARE celebrates kickoff

Project CARE celebrated their kickoff recently with a special presentation and ribbon cutting. Project CARE is modeled after the Society... read article »

Around campus

The School of Health Professions is hosting its annual School of Health Professionals Causeway Fund Run/Walk on March 8 in partnership with FitTriRun... read article »

 January 15, 2014


On Oct. 5, 2001, shortly after the confirmation of the first fatality from inhalation anthrax, a team from the Lawrence Livermore... read article »

Family Medicine receives highest level of national certification in patient-centered care

Three years ago, the Department of Family Medicine at UTMB began a journey toward a new model of primary health care delivery known as... read article »

It may be cancer: Georgia man drives to Texas for diagnosis and treatment at UTMB

Frightened and worried. That’s how George Montgomery felt when he received news from his pulmonologist in Columbus, Ga. that a CT scan had detected a mass on his lung that may be cancer... read article »

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New policy expands scope of Conflict of Interest Requirements

As a university that values personal and professional integrity, UTMB has in place several policies to prevent conflicts of interest. Effective... read article »

UTMB to expand research facilities

UTMB will expand its current research facilities to include 93,000 square feet of critically needed space for its growing research... read article »

UTMB psychologist named vice chairman of new state domestic violence task force

Jeff Temple, an associate professor and director of behavioral health and research at UTMB, has been named vice chairman of a new state task force on... read article »

Purgason family continues family legacy at UTMB

UTMB evokes many emotions for Dr. Tom Purgason and his wife, Michele Purgason.     It’s where they met while they studied... read article »