September 21, 2010

Shining Stars

Thanks to all UTMB medical and nursing students, adjunct faculty, nurses and others for providing support during the recent Wings Over Houston... read article »

Global Health Education Symposium

The first Global Health Education Symposium was held Oct. 17 in the Galveston National Laboratory and drew 100 participants.  The symposium,... read article »

Around campus

A third tower crane is on campus for the construction site of the new Jennie Sealy Hospital. The new crane will initially be 181 feet tall. The... read article »

 November 28, 2012

UTMB wins grant to provide scholarships for disadvantaged students

UTMB has received a four-year, $2.6 million dollar grant to increase the number of physicians who enter the primary care field. The... read article »

Tanger Outlets and UTMB Breast Health and Imaging Center team up for grand opening

A recent event provided a perfect opportunity for two great organizations to work together to get the word out about breast cancer and... read article »

UTMB celebrates opening of New Student Testing Center

The UTMB community celebrated the official opening of the new Student Testing Center with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open... read article »

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UTMB receives $1.48 million grant for population health

UTMB has been awarded a five-year, $1.48 million grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration of the U.S. Department of Health and... read article »

Dr. Howard Brody: A possible antidote to rising health costs

We all know that health costs in America are rising more rapidly than the nation can afford -- except when we don't know it. When anyone comes up... read article »

Employee Advisory Council election continues through Dec. 7

Voting is under way for four new representatives to be elected to UTMB’s Employee Advisory Council, and will continue through Dec. 7. An... read article »

Blind mice offer promising research on restoring sight

Blind mice don’t only exist in nursery rhymes, but in scientific laboratories. Scientists have been able to restore the vision... read article »