About Us

Old Red columnThe Provost at The University of Texas Medical Branch is here to provide resources and leadership to all four schools at UTMB (School of Nursing, School of Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and School of Health Professions). We also oversee, advance and support the interests of our students, residents, faculty and staff across the entire Academic Enterprise.

Our goals are to advocate for all three of our missions which include Clinical, Research and Education; make sure we recruit and retain an outstanding and diverse faculty and staff; and provide the best possible resources in support of excellent teaching, research and clinical endeavors.


The Legacy Continues

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For over 120 years, the School of Medicine has helped to define health care through a steadfast, four-fold mission of promoting excellence in patient care, education, research and service. Its rich history of the past still thrives in an atmosphere of innovation and growth.