School alumnus seeks to inspire new graduates

August 13, 2018

GALVESTON, Texas – When the 2018 School of Health Professions graduates walk to receive their degrees they will be joining more than 12,000 who have received degrees and certificates since the school’s founding in 1968. They... more »

UTMB signs intent letter to lease Bay Area Regional Medical Center

August 10, 2018

GALVESTON, Texas — The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston has signed a letter of intent to complete negotiations regarding a long-term lease of the Bay Area Regional Medical Center in Webster, Texas. The Bay Area facility opened in 2014 but closed earlier this year. The UT System Board of Regents approved UTMB proposed plans... more »

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Galveston County Daily NewsJuly 4, 2018

 The Galveston County Daily News, July 4, 2018 -          Most UTMB clinics closed for Independence... more »


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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The physician’s white coat: iconic and comforting or likely covered in germs?

August 8, 2018

GALVESTON, Texas – A new study from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston department of Obstetrics and Gynecology has found that although the physicians’ white coat is one of the most... more »


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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