New students to the schools of medicine and nursing will don their white coats respectively on August 20 and August 28.


Homecoming 2017 will honor the classes of 1967 and celebrate the classes of 1972, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992, 1997, 2002 and 2007. Visit our Homecoming Events page for details.

Best wishes to all new students..we look forward to welcoming you to the alumni family soon!


David Marshall has been appointed to the American Nurses Credentialing Center Commission on Magnet Recognition and will serve through 2021.

Parents of new students will learn about the schools and student life at this special Welcome Weekend event. Call Kim at 409-772-5147 for information.


Construction of a landmark Health Education Center where students can train in settings that mimic the realities of patient care is the center of the new Innovations in Mind Initiative.

Meet Dr. Herman Eisen:  School of Medicine's Oldest Living Alumnus

Today, living in Los Angeles, California, Dr. Herman Eisen, class of 1943, fondly remembers his time at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston.

Dr. Eisen celebrated his 100th birthday in November 2016 and continues to offer medical advice after serving more than three generations of infants, children and adolescents.

Read more about Dr. Eisen and his illustrious career in pediatric medicine.



1964 School of Medicine Alumnus and Wife Give Back to UTMB

Dr. Peter K. Thompson (SOM '64) and wife Nancy are among the university's most generous supporters.

Their gifts, spanning over five decades, have supported the UTMB surgical simulation center, student scholarships, faculty member endowments and most recently simulation space in the new Health Education Center.

Learn more about the Thompson's local and international generosity.



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