Thank you for your interest in the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. UTMB is proud of its status as the oldest medical school in Texas, and as the alma mater of so many physicians practicing throughout Texas and the United States. With 20 departments, three institutes and becoming a full member of the revered Texas Medical Center, UTMB’s School of Medicine is at the forefront of medical school education, translational research and clinical care.
UTMB is a major academic health center widely recognized for its community of service. Whether you are looking for a first-rate medical education or a caring, highly qualified physician, UTMB is the place for you. Opened
in 1891, UTMB combines a rich history of service with a forward-thinking
spirit to fulfill its role as a public trust for the people of Texas and