UTMB earns spot on best hospitals list

July 3, 2020

 Galveston, Texas – The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston has been named to the IBM Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals list. Specifically, UTMB ranked in the top 15 nationwide among major teaching hospitals on the... more »

Estrogen and testosterone therapies may decrease severity of COVID-19

Estrogen and testosterone therapies may decrease severity of COVID-19

June 9, 2020

 GALVESTON, Texas – Researchers from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston explored the effects of estrogen and testosterone and their possible therapeutic effects in treating older patients with... more »


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How can we improve pain management in children?

Galveston County Daily NewsJuly 1, 2020

The Galveston County Daily News, July 1, 2020 This week, Victor Sierpina examines different techniques that can be used as pain control measures for children. [See the attached file... more »

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UTMB honors five with Ashbel Smith Distinguished Alumnus Award

June 12, 2018

GALVESTON, Texas – The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston recently recognized five alumni for their accomplishments by presenting them with the Ashbel Smith Distinguished Alumnus Award. Established in 1965, the ASDA Award is the hightest honor bestowed by the School of Medicine... more »

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Understanding vaccines inside and out

Galveston County Daily NewsMay 8, 2019

The Galveston County Daily News, May 8, 2019 In this installment of Vaccine Smarts, Megan Berman and Richard Rupp explain how vaccines work; suggesting that readers think of it as their body’s defense system getting secret information about the enemy before the battle even begins. [See the... more »

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