Heber Taylor, editor of the newspaper, writes that Galveston has a long way to go in rebuilding its infrastructure, but that UTMB is close to being done. “That’s ironic, given that the medical branch seemed close to extinction after the storm. But, instead of dying, the medical branch is virtually rebuilt. It’s coming back better and stronger.” [Note: Paid subscription required. Please contact public.affairs@utmb.edu for more information.]