UT Medical Branch at Galveston

The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

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The University of Texas System (the “System”) is one of the largest and most comprehensive institutions of higher education in the country, as well as one of the largest employers in Texas. The System’s eight general academic campuses educate one‐third of Texas’ public university students and its six healthrelated campuses educate two‐thirds of the health professional students attending Texas’ public healthrelated institutions of higher education.
Content: Faculty Award
Dr. Sierpina joined UTMB’s Department of Family Medicine in 1996. He is a Professor, Family Medicine and currently holds the W.D. and Laura Nell Nicholson Family Professorship in Integrative Medicine. Dr. Sierpina currently serves as director of the department's Medical Student Education Program and of its Faculty Development Program. He is also a UTMB Distinguished Teaching Professor.
Content: Faculty Award
For the past 22 years, Dr. Davila has investigated facilitators and barriers to intimate partner violence prevention among adult women with a special focus on Hispanic women, health disparities among vulnerable populations and the influence of culture on health behaviors. She routinely presents her research at regional, national and international scientific conferences with further dissemination through peer-reviewed publications.
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AUSTIN—For the 10th year in a row, the University of Texas System Board of Regents is honoring the best of the best.