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  • Bra Day 2023

    November 3, 2023, 14:31 PM by John Carstens

    In the spirit of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) Surgery Department’s Division of Plastic Surgery took the initiative to raise awareness and celebrate on October 18th.

  • Medical Student Wins 3rd Place at Summer Research Program Poster Day

    October 30, 2023, 13:37 PM by John Carstens

    The Department of Surgery is thrilled to highlight the remarkable achievements of dedicated rising MS2 researchers who, under the guidance of esteemed faculty members, showcased their outstanding work during the Summer Research Program Poster Day.

  • Dr. Fortich Wins Awards at ECTSS

    October 19, 2023, 09:47 AM by John Carstens

    Dr. Susana Fortich (PGY-2) was awarded the best oral thoracic surgery presentation at the Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society (ECTSS) annual meeting.

  • Urology Department Establishes New HoLEP Procedure

    September 5, 2023, 15:35 PM by UTMB Surgery

    The Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate (HoLEP) procedure, used around the world, has recently been established here at UTMB Urology by Dr. Bilal Farhan.