Physician Assistant StudiesFaculty

beach_144x187Robert Beach, MD
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Director of PA Program Assessment

Contact Information
301 University Blvd.
Galveston, TX 77555-1145
Phone: (409) 772-1811
Email: rebeach@utmb.edu

Teaching Areas of Interest
Pathophysiology, Medical Humanities, Clinical Skills, and Clinical Reasoning

Research Interests
Hypertension, Proteinuria and Medical Ethics

Biography
Robert Beach, MD is an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Physician Assistant Studies (PAS) at the School of Health Professions at The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB). He is also a Professor Emeritus for the UTMB Department of Internal Medicine, Scholar Emeritus for the John McGovern Academy of Oslerian Medicine, Clinical Professor for the UTMB Department of Pediatrics, Clinical Professor for the UTMB Department of Family Medicine, and medical director of the St. Vincent’s Free Clinic.

Dr. Beach received a Bachelor of Science in Zoology from Louisiana Tech University and a Doctorate of Medicine from Louisiana State University. He did his residency with the UTMB Department of Internal Medicine and his fellowships with the Department of Internal Medicine with Duke University Medical Center.