Required pre-screening visits for lung cancer not happening

January 14, 2019

GALVESTON, Texas – Research from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, using Medicare data from 2015-2016, determined that only 9 percent of persons who received a low dose computerized tomography screening for lung... more »

Scientists develop universal Ebola treatment effective in single dose

Scientists develop universal Ebola treatment effective in single dose

January 9, 2019

GALVESTON, Texas – There is a new medication that in one dose successfully protected nonhuman primates against a lethal infection of all strains of the deadly Ebola virus. The findings are now available in Cell... more »

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Galveston County Daily NewsOctober 10, 2018

The Galveston County Daily News, October 10, 2018 -          Global Health Education Symposium showcases students’... 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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Required pre-screening visits for lung cancer not happening

January 14, 2019

GALVESTON, Texas – Research from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, using Medicare data from 2015-2016, determined that only 9 percent of persons who received a low dose computerized... more »

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Aging care network breakfast program focuses on quality of life

Galveston County Daily NewsMarch 27, 2018

The Galveston Aging Care Network, a group of aging care professionals working to improve the quality of life for aging individuals through awareness and networking, will have a breakfast program at the Island Community Center, 4700 Broadway, on Galveston Island. The meeting begins at 8 a.m. March 8.... more »

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