UTMB uses newly approved valve to help patients breathe easier

April 17, 2019

GALVESTON, Texas – Jimmi Raze remembers when he would go on long walks – two or three miles at a time – along the Seawall in Galveston. A former Houston police officer, Raze also used to enjoy a visit to the gun range and... more »

Researchers develop new vaccine against deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome

Researchers develop new vaccine against deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome

April 9, 2019

Although the virus is initially spread from camel to human, it can then spread from person to person GALVESTON, Texas – A collaborative team from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Saudi Arabia... more »

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Health & Fitness Cheat Sheet March 20, 2019

Health & Fitness Cheat Sheet, February 20, 2019 Research conducted by UTMB’s Jia Zhou and Kathryn Cunningham on a new therapeutic that may help reverse chemical imbalances ma... 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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Researchers develop new vaccine against deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome

April 9, 2019

Although the virus is initially spread from camel to human, it can then spread from person to person GALVESTON, Texas – A collaborative team from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston,... 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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