Family Medicine Residency Program

Message from the Director

Jamal Islam, MD, MS

Thank you for your interest in the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB Health) Family Medicine Residency Program! We believe that the rich academic environment of UTMB will afford motivated and dedicated residents incredible opportunities to become true physicians of excellence, providing the best care to our patients and our communities.     Read more...

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Program Highlights

  • Train in academic, rural and community-based settings
  • Develop personalized plan of study
  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Play key role in patient-centered medical home setting
  • Integrative Medicine in all areas of our curriculum
  • Research and publications supported
  • Enjoy island life with 32 miles of sandy beaches
  • Convenient location less than an hour outside of Houston, Texas

Areas of Concentration



The University of Texas Medical Branch

Department of Family Medicine
Unversity of Texas Medical Branch
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, Texas 77555-1123

Jamal Islam, MD, MSJamal Islam, MD
Director, Residency Program

(409) 747-8593

Brittany WallaceBrittany Wallace
Residency Training Program Coordinator

(409) 747-8593

Kimberly Denton - Residency Program Manager

Kimberly Denton
Residency Training
Program Manager

(409) 747-8593
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