CommunicationsOffice of the President

A message from the president:

  • Important notice about FY24 PTO

    Taking Paid Time Off (PTO) is crucial for maintaining mental and physical health, and it allows us to rest, recharge and return to work with improved wellbeing.

  • 2024 Employee Wellbeing Survey Coming Soon

    UTMB Health is committed to actively integrating and building employee wellbeing into our culture, and we need your help to better understand the needs of our workforce. A confidential Wellbeing Survey will launch on Wednesday, March 13.

  • Announcing UTMB's new VP and Chief of Staff

    Stephanie Guzik—a healthcare leader and trained nursing-clinician with significant experience in critical care and research and national prominence in higher education administration—will join UTMB Health as Vice President and Chief of Staff on Monday, Feb. 19.

  • A Salute to UTMB Veterans

    Dr. Jochen Reiser, UTMB President and CEO of the UTMB Health System, honors and recognizes UTMB’s more than 850 students and employees who have served in the U.S. military. Their commitment to service and country—both in uniform and at our university—inspires us all.

  • A message on events unfolding in the Middle East

    As violence continues to unfold in the Middle East following the weekend’s deadly attacks on Israel, UTMB unequivocally extends our support and comfort to the members of our community affected by these events.

  • Welcome President Dr. Jochen Reiser

    As he embarks on his first day as UTMB’s new president, a video message from Dr. Jochen Reiser, MD, PhD, relays his excitement about working in a spirit of collaboration to leverage UTMB’s collective expertise, compassion and commitment to make an even greater impact on the lives of those we serve.

  • A reminder about UTMB's Media Relations policy

    Along with successfully meeting our mission objectives of caring for patients, educating future health care providers and conducting life-saving research, we recognize the importance for UTMB to communicate publicly through various media outlets. Now more than ever, it’s imperative that we share factual, science-based information with our community and to do so; however, it is vital that we coordinate our communications efforts with UTMB’s Office of Media Relations.

Contact Information

Office of the President
(409) 772-1902 
(409) 772-5064 fax

301 University Blvd.
Galveston, Texas 77555-0129

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