Health Blog

Welcome to the ongoing series of blog posts from UTMB Health focusing on key aspects of maintaining your health

Past Events

  • Gulf Coast Epilepsy Alliance: Butterfly Release Ceremony for SUDEP Awareness

    , 2021 - - Carbide Park - 4102 Main Street, La Marque, Texas 77568

    Enjoy a beautiful butterfly release ceremony, music, food trucks, and friendship, all while supporting GCEA's programs, raising SUDEP awareness and learning how to keep those with epilepsy safe. Guest Speaker: Todd Masel, MD Director, UTMB Epilepsy Program

  • Texas City-La Marque Chamber of Commerce Women in Business

    , 2021 - - Texas City-La Marque Chamber of Commerce - 9702 Emmett F Lowry Expy, Texas City, Texas 77591

    Sponsored by UTMB Health. Dr. Colleen Silva will present information in recognition of "Breast Cancer Awareness" Month and the importance of early detection. Enjoy a delicious catered lunch, network building and door prizes. Plus every woman in attendance will get to share an update from her organization.

  • BRA Day 2021

    , 2021 - -

    The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB Health) honors breast cancer survivors for National Breast Reconstruction Awareness (BRA) Day on Wednesday, October 20th from 7-8:30 PM CT.

  • Recruitment day for all UTMB Health Heart Walk teams. Employees can register for the their campus team to support Bay Area Heart Walk 2021. UTMB Health is the local sponsor of Bay Area Heart Walk 2021.

  • Chamber Women of Bay Area Houston

    , 2021 - - Fairfield Inn - 1144 Pinnacle Park Dr., League City, TX 77573 US

    Professional group of business women come together to hear informative speakers on topics of interest every other month. Dr. Angelica Robinson, UTMB Health, will speak about not only her career path, but her personal journey to become a Top Doc leader in medicine.

  • UTMB Mobile Screening Mammogram at Tanger Outlets Houston

    , 2021 - - Tanger Outlets - 5885 Gulf Fwy, Texas City, TX 77591 US

    UTMB Health and Tanger Outlets Houston are partnering to provide screening mammograms. Visit the UTMB Mobile Mammography Van on Saturday, October 16th at Tanger Outlets Houston, located at 5885 Gulf Fwy in Texas City. Women who are interested should have health insurance that covers mammograms. Financial assistance available for uninsured and underserved women in our region.

  • TAI CHI for Arthritis & Fall Prevention - Thursdays

    -, 2021 - - Zoom

    Virtual program focused on mindfulness, weight shifts, and improving relaxation, balance, and agility. We will practice Tai Chi movements and discuss practical tips for preventing falls.

  • Join UTMB Health's Dr. Elisha Jackson and medical professionals from MD Anderson and Community Health Network as they discuss women's health and breast cancer awareness. Hosted by the Brazoria County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, the event is free to the community .

  • Virtual program focused on mindfulness, weight shifts, and improving relaxation, balance, and agility. We will practice Tai Chi movements and discuss practical tips for preventing falls.

  • Virtual Coffee with the President

    , 2021 - -

    Join chamber members and UTMB experts to learn the latest in health care and discuss what's happening at the chamber.

  • UTMB Health at the 2021 Latin Festival

    , 2021 - - Pearland Town Center - 11200 Broadway St, Pearland, TX 77584 US

    Come find UTMB Health at the Brazoria County Hispanic Chamber Latin Festival on Saturday, September 18 at Pearland Town Center.

  • Saturday Sports Injury Clinic

    - , 2021 - - Saturday Sports Injury Clinic - 10121 Emmett F. Lowry Expressway, Texas City, TX 77591 United States

    UTMB Health Saturday Sports Injury Clinic starts Aug. 28: Every Saturday from Aug. 28 to Nov. 6, UTMB is offering a youth and school Saturday Sports Injury Clinic beginning Aug. 28 from 9 to 11 a.m. at 10121 Emmett F. Lowry Expressway in Texas City. The sports medicine team is trained to treat a full range of sports injuries, from strained muscles and twisted ankles to knee and shoulder pain.

  • Pride Professionals Meet Up

    , 2021 - - Sound Bar - 2411 Mechanic Street, Galveston, TX 77550 US

    Join us as we celebrate Pride month as a community with snacks, happy hour, and karaoke! Be sure to wear your Pride gear and spread the word about this event!

  • Pride Celebration

    , 2021 - - Moody Medical Library - 914 Market Street, Galveston, TX 77555 US

    Learn about LGBT+/Ally Groups and initiatives on Galveston campus.