News and Events
Saturday, March 22, 2014
We are having a “Walkers against Diabetes” event from 8am – 5pm at San Benito’s Heavin Park. We are going to have a booth there and educate kids about eating healthy with the help of a shoebox decorating activity.
Monday, March 17, 2014
Workshop for Students, Parents & Faculty by Dr.Thomas Landefeld
Congratulations to our Pre- HDSP scholar Cecilia Castro and her team mate Preethi on getting 1st place and qualifying for state in the Health and Science category at the Rio Grande Valley Regional Science and Engineering Fair this past weekend!
UT Brownsville's official Biomedical Sciences Association website
Monday, January 27 & 28, 2014
Mentoring Workshops by Dr. Julio Ramirez
For more info on upcoming workshops and seminars check out our Seminar/Events
December 6, 2013
Congratulations! The UTB BMED Program is featured in Complete College America under THE GAME CHANGERS: Best Practices.
The new signature program for the new university will be a B.S. in Biomedical Sciences based on our successful introduction of a modular B.S in Biomedical Sciences and TIME with competency assessments and mentoring and research support. This program will be funded through the UT-System Institute for Transformational Learning (ITL) Click on the link below to view the full story.
Saturday, October 26,2013
Make a Difference Day
The students from BMED 4230 class were involved in a service learning activity on “Make a difference day” on Oct 26,2013. They distributed diabetes risk informational literature to the community, discussed healthy habits to prevent diabetes and obesity, interacted with children to help them make healthy snack boxes, and gathered diabetes familial risk information that they used to construct family pedigrees.