Inaugural Members Inducted into Academy of Master Clinicians
This spring, the Academic Enterprise and Provost's Office announced the creation of the Academy of Master Clinicians (AMC), an initiative to celebrate the contributions of our gifted clinicians from the schools of medicine, nursing and health professions.
The main focus of the AMC is to recognize and promote distinction in all clinical domains by fostering excellence in patient care, with a commitment to developing future leaders.
Recently, 12 faculty members were inducted as the inagural AMC members and will serve on the Executive Committee.
They are Drs. Masood Ahmad, J. Sean Funston, Gloria Brandburg, Luis Pacheco, Jennifer Raley, Janak Patel, William Mileski, Carolyn Utsey, Michael Stone, Vinod Panchbhavi, Sunny Hatch and Michelle Mercatante.
Read more about the new AMC initiative here.
School of Nursing Celebrates 125 Years of Excellence
Established in 1890 as the privately operated John Sealy Hospital Training School for Nurses, it was the first school of nursing west of the Mississippi River.
The Board of Lady Managers, led by Rebecca Sealy, raised funds to operate the nursing school until it bacame part of the University of Texas in 1896.
Click here to learn more about the UTMB School of Nursing and its 125-year legacy.