Alumni Receive 2014 President's Cabinet Awards
Four alumni from the University of Texas Medical Branch earned President’s Cabinet awards for projects that will have a positive impact on the university and the surrounding community.
The following alumni who are also current faculty/staff members at UTMB were recognized at an awards dinner in September for their winning projects: Odette Comeau (SON '87), Jamie Heffernan (SON '04), Amy Barrera-Kovach (SHP '94) and Tammy Cupit (GSBS '13).
Recipients were presented certificates by Rex Ross, President’s Cabinet Chairman, Vicki Freeman, President’s Cabinet Awards Chair and UTMB President, Dr. David L. Callender.
Click here for photos and to read about their winning projects.
A Thank You from UTMB Faculty: Dr. Jack Alperin and Dr. Joan Richardson
Dr. Jack Alperin has been a member of the UTMB faculty since 1963; Dr. Joan Richardson ('70) has been on the UTMB faculty since 1974.
Their long careers have given them a unique perspective on the changing face of health care, and they have made a commitment that will support education at UTMB for decades to come.
Check out their special message above.