Richardson to Receive 2015 Steel Oleander Award
Dr. Joan Richardson (SOM '70) will be honored this month as the Galveston Historical Foundation’s 22nd annual Steel Oleander.
Richardson, professor and chairwoman of UTMB’s department of pediatrics and director of the division of neonatology, will receive a cast oleander blossom sculpted by the late Galveston sculptor David Moore.
The award is given each year to salute an outstanding Galveston woman whose community service reflects the ideals and independent spirit of Miss Bettie Brown of Ashton Villa.
Dr. Christopher Lewis (SOM '03) to Speak at School of Medicine Commencement
Dr. Christopher Lewis (SOM '03) will serve as the keynote speaker for the 125th School of Medicine commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 30.
Currently a Chief Educator with Doctors in Training, an online education company, Dr. Lewis has worked on Step 1, Step 2 and Step 3 board review courses. He is also an associate professor with Texas A&M Health Science Center where he teaches MS3 students during their family medicine clerkship.
Dr. Lewis is known for his engaging and humorous teaching style.
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