Friday, November 16, 3:02pm • Photos • Features
Friday, November 9, 3:05pm • Photos • Features
Dr. Francisco Pernas, a resident in Otolaryngology, says hello to Tilly before her birthday party started on Friday, Nov. 9. Tilly, a female Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, works in UTMB's Acute Care for the Elders Unit. Tilly turned 8. Deven Cockerell, Assistant Nurse Manager... more »
Friday, November 9, 10:17am • Photos • Features
Tilly, a female Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, who works in UTMB's Acute Care for the Elders Unit, got ready on Friday, Nov. 9 to celebrate her birthday. Her friends and co-workers planned to have a cake with a doggy theme for themselves and a special cake made just for Tilly. more »
Monday, August 27, 10:55am • News Releases • News Highlights • Photos • Features
GALVESTON, Texas - The smiles on the two Gomez sisters were radiant, exuding a sense of pride, determination and confidence as they waited in line at William C. Levin Hall.
As Victoria and Claudia Gomez, of Galveston, watched, first-year students at the University of Texas Medical Branch at... more »
Thursday, August 16, 2:55pm • Photos • Features
It's a hot and very humid August morning and the temperature already is nearing 90. No breeze is blowing. There is no relief from the relentless heat. It's just a miserable summer day.
But nothing is going to bring down Cindy Jones on this day, or on any day, for that matter. Her job at UTMB is to... more »
Thursday, August 9, 9:37am • News Releases • Features
GALVESTON, Texas — Scientists at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston have good news for people who want to stay strong in their old age: older bodies are just as good as young ones at turning protein-rich food into muscle.A new study published today suggests that a diet... more »
Tuesday, August 7, 3:32pm • Photos • Features
GALVESTON, Texas - It doesn't take long to figure out that James Reveley loves what he does. Reveley, a University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston dentist at the maximum security Connally Unit in Kenedy, speaks enthusiastically about extracting molars and repairing broken teeth.
In a... more »
Tuesday, July 3, 4:48pm • News Releases • Photos • Features
GALVESTON, Texas - Heading out to have some fun outdoors? If so, don't forget to pack the vinegar and liquid bleach. That's the advice of Jon D. Thompson, director of the Southeast Texas Poison Center at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, who says that vinegar and bleach provide... more »
Wednesday, April 18, 12:32pm • News Releases • Features
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: APRIL 18, 2007
GALVESTON, Texas - Despite the fact that they both infect the liver, the hepatitis A and hepatitis C viruses actually have very little in common. The two are far apart genetically, are transmitted differently, and produce very different diseases. Hepatitis A... more »
Wednesday, April 4, 4:06pm • News Highlights • Features
To raise awareness for disability issues currently in front of the State Legislature, Mikail Davenport, 58, a polio and cancer survivor, has been cycling for 25 days straight, towing his wheelchair from El Paso to Beaumont, a distance of 950 miles. On March 27, Davenport pedaled his way to UTMB... more »