UTMB recognized as a 5-star academic health center for patient care

September 15, 2017

GALVESTON, Texas – The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston has earned a prestigious national award for superior quality and care provided to patients.  Earning five stars, the university is among a small number of... more »

Researchers develop Lassa fever treatment effective eight days after infection

Researchers develop Lassa fever treatment effective eight days after infection

September 5, 2017

GALVESTON, Texas – A collaborative team of scientists, led by a group at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, have successfully protected nonhuman primates against one of the most deadly viruses in... more »

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Sports injury clinic opens Saturday

Galveston County Daily NewsSeptember 12, 2017

The University of Texas Medical Branch is offering a youth and school sports injury clinic from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the League City Campus, 2240 Interstate 45 S., Suite... more »

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UTMB nursing graduate beats the odds

April 21, 2016

It’s been a very long road for Galveston’s Hunter Cherryhomes. When he walks across stage at The University of Texas Medical Branch’s School of Nursing graduation ceremony April 29 at the Moody Gardens Convention Center at 3 p.m., getting his degree will definitely be the high... more »

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Researchers develop Lassa fever treatment effective eight days after infection

September 5, 2017

GALVESTON, Texas – A collaborative team of scientists, led by a group at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, have successfully protected nonhuman primates against one of the most deadly... more »

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Medicare open enrollment dos and dont's

Galveston County Daily NewsSeptember 12, 2017

Medicare can be confusing. It is the government sponsored health care program for those 65 and older or disabled. When I turned 65, I started getting menacing letters from Medicare. If I didn’t sign up, I would be subject to penalties, have no coverage, etc. So I signed up and unwittingly... more »

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