Trauma Survivors Network - provided by ATS

Survive. Connect. Rebuild.

A Program of the ATS

University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston

UTMB Galveston Level 1 Trauma Center

The trauma center at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston is one of the largest and most technologically sophisticated emergency care facilities in the world. Designated a Level I trauma center, it serves as the lead trauma facility for a nine-county region of southeast Texas. It is the only Level I trauma center in the region that is also an official American Burn Association Verified Burn Center. 


UTMB's Galveston trauma center offers the full range of every medical and surgical specialty 24/7, 365 days a year. It can respond to diverse medical needs, such as mass casualties, multiple traumas, closed-head injury, severe burns, petroleum industry accidents, hazardous material exposure, heart attacks and a variety of minor complaints that are treated simultaneously.



TSN Coordinator

Adam Peterson
Email Coordinator

301 University Blvd.
Galveston, Texas, 77555

work: 4097470152

Community Resources

American Trauma Society

Amputee Coalition of America

Brain Injury Association (National)

Brain Injury Association of American - Texas Division

Family Caregiver Alliance

National Center for PTSD

Gulf Coast Center

The National Spinal Cord Injury Association

NextSteps Online

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