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  • Walk Through Healthcare Simulation Centers with These Virtual Tours

    October 22, 2021, 12:19 PM by Valerie Wells
    The Interprofessional Health Education Simulation Center at UTMB has served more than 2,500 learners in its first 90 days of operations. The center contributes to the education, training and development of medical professionals. The HEC mission statement is to lead innovative interprofessional health and science education through cutting-edge simulation to optimize collaborative learning and improve health outcomes.
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    New Study Links Brain Fog in COVID Patients to Poorer Outcomes, Develops Scoring System for Prognosis

    October 21, 2021, 10:19 AM by Christopher Smith
    Acute confusional state, more commonly known as delirium or brain fog, in COVID-19 patients is linked to longer hospital stays, higher likelihood of needing intensive care and higher likelihood of death, according to new research from the University of Texas Medical Branch.
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    UTMB’s Campbell elected to National Academy of Medicine

    October 20, 2021, 12:27 PM by Christopher Smith
    Dr. Kendall Marvin Campbell, professor and chair of the Department of Family Medicine at UTMB, is a newly elected member of the National Academy of Medicine.

Upcoming Events

10/26 TRCC (Texas Regional CTSA Consortium)Quantitative Seminar Series
10/26 Galveston Campus Flu Vaccinations: Oct. 26–28
10/26 OSLER CLUB MEETING, 10/26/2021
10/26 HPTM Translational Research Seminar Series Presents: Olivia Solomon
10/27 The Wednesday Wellbeing Support Group, Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at 11:00a.m.-12:00p.m.

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Ashbel Smith

The University of Texas Medical Branch established in 1891 as the University of Texas Medical Department, has grown from one building, 23 students and 13 faculty members to a modern health science center with more than 70 major buildings, more than 2,500 students and more than 1,000 faculty. more »