Bret T. Howrey, PhD

Associate Professor and Assistant Director, Research Program

Dr. Howrey joined UTMB's Department of Family Medicine in June of 2011. He is currently an Associate Professor of Family Medicine and serves as Assistant Director of the department's Research Program.

Dr. Howrey earned a Bachelor of Fine Art in Studio Art from the University of Texas at Austin and a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Health Services Research from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. He also served as a post-doctoral fellow with the Sealy Center on Aging at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston.

Dr. Howrey's research interests are in the health of our older population with an emphasis on health care utilization and health disparities.

Bret Howrey, PhD