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Eighth Annual
Reproductive Ethics Conference

January 11-12, 2024

Registration now open!

Job Opportunity
Tenure Track Faculty Position
Open Rank, Open Research Area

Department of Bioethics and Health Humanities
Institute for Bioethics and Health Humanities
School of Public and Population Health
The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston


In April of 1970, both The University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Science at Houston and The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston sponsored the symposium "Humanism in Medicine" that would help shape and give impetus to the new institute that would emerge at UTMB in 1973. This new institute would be dedicated to medicine and the humanities.

Upcoming 2023 Seminars


Shehani Jayawickrama and Georgia Loutrianakis featured on podcast

Sep 25, 2023, 08:00 AM by Beverly Claussen

Third year medical student Shehani Jayawickrama and IBHH graduate student Georgia Loutrianakis were featured on IJFAB's podcast, FABGab,  on their project regarding female athletes and reproductive health.  The podcast is available HERE.