UTMB Trivia - May

May 28, 2018, 19:23 PM by Stephen Hadley

Saddle bag

UTMB’s university archives at the Moody Medical Library in Galveston include medical saddle bags that belonged to Jackson. He used the saddle bags during the Spanish-American War and they still contain some of the equipment and medicine he would have used to treat soldiers.

Dr. Thomas Jackson graduated in 1893 as a member of the second graduating class of UTMB’s medical school. How many total students graduated that year?

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Answer to the April trivia question: The annual event with stunning bay views atop the Galveston Causeway is the SHP Causeway FunD Run.

Congrats to Ferguille-Joyce Torres, community assistance representative, IS Operations Switchboard, who won the April drawing!