Established in 1891, The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston is the oldest of the four health sciences centers in the U.T. System. Located on a barrier island bordering the Gulf Coast, the 85-acre main campus includes a complex of six hospitals, four academic schools, numerous research centers and institutes, and one of the largest medical libraries in the Southwest.
UTMB at a Glance
* More than 12,000 faculty and staff work at UTMB’s main campus and its network of community-based clinics.
* Last year, there were more than 37,000 admissions to UTMB hospitals, nearly 764,000 outpatient visits, and almost 71,000 emergency room visits.
* The UTMB School of Medicine has graduated nearly 12,000 physicians since enrolling its first class in 1891.
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