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Celebrating 75 Years
The Department of Physical Therapy invite all UTMB students, alumni, faculty, staff, community members to celebrate our 75th Anniversary at the University of Texas Medical Branch.Let's Celebrate!
- In 2017, Physical Therapy careers were ranked as eight (8th) best on the U.S. News & World Report's 100 Best Jobs list.
- The first physical therapy training program in Texas began in 1943 at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston.
- In 2015, the UTMB Department of Physical Therapy implemented the first Bridge PTA to DPT program in Texas. Currently, there is only one other similar program in the nation.