Ability Resource Group

The Ability Resource Group is focused on increasing awareness and creating a culture of inclusion for those impacted by a disability. The group is open to all UTMB employees and students.

VISION: To enhance the UTMB atmosphere by cultivating a barrier-free, inclusive and diverse environment

MISSION: To further the university's committment to diversity and to providing opportunities of inclusion for individuals with disabilities and their allies

OBJECTIVES: To promote physical, social, psychological and technological access for all


Member Benefits

Members of this group receive:

  • A wide range of resources on how to be more abilities inclusive
  • Education on the latest disability inclusion topics
  • The opportunity to network

Want to be a part of this group? Click here to complete a membership application.


Group Meetings and Events

In recognition of International Day of Persons with Disabilities, the Ability Resource Group is hosting a Lunch and Learn on the Hidden Disabilities in the Workplace:

Monday, Dec. 3
11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Research Building 6, Auditorium 1.206
Galveston Campus

All members of the UTMB community are welcome, and a light lunch will be provided by the HR Office of Diversity and Inclusion.

To attend, please RSVP by Thursday, Nov. 29, to ability@utmb.edu or (409) 747-4293.


Available Resources

Institutional ADA Office


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