Respiratory Care

Faculty & Staff

Melissa Yanes

Melissa J. Yanes, MS, RRT-ACCS
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Instruction

Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

301 University Blvd.
Galveston, TX 77555-1146

P: 409-747-9582

Teaching Areas of Interest

Adult Critical Care, Advance Cardiovascular Life Support, Adult Critical Care Clinical I & II, Chronic Obstruction Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Education, Respiratory Therapeutics and Professional Issues

Research Interests

Adult Critical Care Instrumentation, Clinical Simulation, Interprofessional Education


Melissa J. Yanes, MS, RRT-ACCS is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Instruction in the Department of Respiratory Care in the School of Health Professions. She received a Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care from the University of Texas Medical Branch and a Master of Science in Health Education from Texas A&M University.

Ms. Yanes primarily worked in adult critical care areas and focused on Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) education prior to joining UTMB.

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