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  • Congratulations to Drs. Chatila & Rossito

    January 13, 2020, 08:13 AM by Dept of Internal Medicine
    Thayer Awards for Excellence in Teaching: Five UTMB residents have been selected by Osler Student Scholars in the John P. McGovern Academy of Oslerian Medicine to receive Thayer Awards for Excellence in Teaching awards.
  • Xuan-Zheng Shi, MD, MS

    Congratulations Dr. Xuan-Zheng (Peter) Shi

    December 19, 2019, 16:00 PM by Dept of Internal Medicine
    Congratulations to Dr. Xuan-Zheng (Peter) Shi, Professor of Internal Medicine/Gastroenterology! As the PI, Dr. Shi is awarded.....
  • December 4th was Fellowship Match Day!

    December 6, 2019, 12:45 PM by Dept of Internal Medicine
    Congratulations to all Internal Medicine Subspecialties that successfully matched applicants into their training programs.
  • Congratulations to Drs. Israa Ali, Sidra Qureshi and Lola Carrete

    December 5, 2019, 12:42 PM by Nancy Sliter
    General Medicine would like to congratulate Dr. Ali and Dr. Qureshi on their new role as team leaders. Dr. Ali will lead The Powell Team and Dr. Qureshi will lead The Daniels Team.
  • Dr. Sunil Sahai

    Welcome Dr. Sunil Sahai

    December 4, 2019, 17:45 PM by Dr. Rex M. McCallum MD, FACP, FACR
    Please help me in welcoming Dr. Sunil Sahai as the new Division Director of General Internal Medicine.
  • Congratulations to several 3rd & 4th year medical students

    November 1, 2019, 16:00 PM by Dept of Internal Medicine
    Several of our 3rd and 4th year medical students were among over 50 students from all around Texas presenting clinical vignettes at the Texas Chapter of the American College of Physicians annual meeting this past weekend.
  • National Internal Medicine Day

    National Internal Medicine Day!

    October 29, 2019, 12:02 PM by American College of Physicians
    Join the American College of Physicians and Celebrate National Internal Medicine Day!
  • 2019 Walk to End Alzheimer's - Bay Area/Galveston

    October 7, 2019, 09:59 AM by Dept of Internal Medicine
    2019 Walk to End Alzheimer's - Bay Area/Galveston
  • Congratulations to Dr. J. Patrik Hornak

    September 27, 2019, 15:22 PM by Dept of Internal Medicine
    Congratulations to Dr. J. Patrik Hornak who was recently appointed by the Infectious Diseases Society of America to a three-year position
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    Congratulations to Dr. Megan Berman

    September 23, 2019, 08:00 AM by Dept of Internal Medicine
    Congratulations to Dr. Megan Berman, Division of General Medicine, who featured in The Galveston County Daily News, September 11, 2019.
  • Jennifer Young - Daisy Award

    Congratulations Jennifer Young, NP

    September 16, 2019, 09:38 AM by Dept of Internal Medicine
    Congratulations to Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine Division NP Jennifer Young
  • Ken Fujise, MD, FACC, FACP, FAHA, FSCAI

    Congratulations to Dr. Ken Fujise

    September 10, 2019, 08:12 AM by Dept of Internal Medicine
    Congratulations to Dr. Ken Fujise, Division of Cardiology, who was recently interviewed by The Houston Chronicle.
  • Kevin H. McKinney, MD, FACE

    Congratulations to Dr. Kevin McKinney!

    August 9, 2019, 15:08 PM by Dept of Internal Medicine
    Congratulations to Dr. Kevin McKinney-Division of Endocrinology, who was recently interviewed by AMA magazine.
  • Congratulations Drs. Erin Hommel & Leah Low

    August 2, 2019, 13:39 PM by Dept of Internal Medicine
    Congratulations to providers receiving perfect scores on patient satisfaction surveys.
  • Congratulations to Drs. Chatila, Pinsky and Sydor

    August 2, 2019, 13:26 PM by Dept of Internal Medicine
    Please join us in congratulating our residents, Drs. Chatila, Pinsky and Sydor for being awarded 2019 UTMB Health System High Value Care Travel Grant.
  • Mukaila Raji, MD, MS, FACP

    Dr. Mukaila Raji appointed Director, Division of Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine

    July 5, 2019, 08:18 AM by Dept of Internal Medicine
    Effective July 1st, UTMB Palliative Care Division is now merged with the Geriatrics Division to form the new Division of Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine under the Directorship of Dr. Mukaila Raji.
  • Gulshan Sharma, MD, MPH

    Dr. Gulshan Sharma recognized as ‘CMO to Know’ by Becker’s Healthcare

    July 1, 2019, 10:52 AM by Khrissondra Pope
    Dr. Gulshan Sharma recognized as ‘CMO to Know’ by Becker’s Healthcare
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    Congratulations Dr. Robert Beach

    June 25, 2019, 11:14 AM by EVP, Provost and Dean, School of Medicine
    Physician Assistant Studies will host its commencement ceremony on Friday, Aug. 23, at 2 p.m. in Levin Hall.
  • Kevin H. McKinney, MD, FACE

    Congratulations Dr. Kevin McKinney

    June 1, 2019, 00:01 AM by Dept of Internal Medicine
    Dr. Kevin McKinney named Endocrinology Division Chief, ad interim.
  • Rizwana Sultana, MD

    Congratulations to Dr. Rizwana Sultana

    May 23, 2019, 12:00 PM by Khristy Pope
    Congratulations to Dr. Rizwana Sultana, Assistant Professor of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine