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The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

During a Typical Day at UTMB:

  • 3,300 students are educated
  • $331,500 in research is invested
  • 16 babies are delivered
  • 83 hospital patients are discharged
  • 181 patients in the ER/Trauma Center are treated
  • 365 telemedicine encounters are conducted
  • 2,782 patients in primary & specialty care outpatient clinics are cared for
  • 351 job applications are received
  • 25,400 health care encounters to offenders in Texas prisons are provided

President David L. Callender, M.D.

David L. Callender, M.D.David L. Callender, M.D.David L. Callender, M.D., was appointed president of the UT Medical Branch at Galveston in September 2007. Dr. Callender also holds an appointment in otolaryngology and is a head and neck surgeon with a special interest in head and neck cancer. Previously Dr. Callender served as the associate vice chancellor and CEO for the UCLA Hospital System. Prior to that he held numerous administrative positions at the UT M. D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. © 2017 The University of Texas System.
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