Kenneth J. Ottenbacher is the recipient of the 2013 American Occupational Therapy Association and American Occupational Therapy Foundation joint President’s Commendation Award in honor of Wilma L. West; Friday is Go Red For Women Day, an initiative to raise awareness about cardiovascular disease in women and launch February as American Heart Month; the UTMB Office of Educational Outreach/Science Education is offering the Saturday Biomedical Science Academy to Galveston County mainland students in grades four to six; UTMB’s Center for Addiction Research was honored by the Galveston City Council for its support of National Drug Facts Week.