The UTMB community last week welcomed Dr. Danny Jacobs as the new executive vice president and provost and dean of the School of Medicine; the UTMB School of Medicine ranks among the top 10 nationally in Hispanic Business magazine’s 2012 rankings of the best schools for Hispanics; several UTMB pediatrics faculty were recognized at the Texas Pediatric Society’s annual meeting, including Dr. Priyank J. Yagnik, Dr. Erika Espino-Torres and Dr. Paul H. Dahm.