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TTUHSC’s Guindon Earns International Award
Josee Guindon, DVM, Ph.D., has been named the 2023 William A Devane Young Investigator Award honoree by the International Cannabinoid Research Society.
11-Jan-2023 10:55 AM EST Add to Favorites
TTUHSC School of Nursing Celebrates Fall Graduates
More than 460 nurses were graduated from the TTUHSC School of Nursing Saturday, Dec. 17 in Lubbock, Texas. Among those graduates was the first group to complete their last two years of nursing school at the Mansfield satellite campus.
19-Dec-2022 5:35 PM EST Add to Favorites
TTUHSC Names New Dean for the Julia Jones Matthews School of Population and Public Health
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center announced Gerard E. Carrino, Ph.D., MPH, has been named dean of the TTUHSC Julia Jones Matthews School of Population and Public Health.
30-Nov-2022 11:25 AM EST Add to Favorites
When it Comes to Grief, One Size Doesn’t Fit All
More people in the U.S. have discovered Día de los Muertos. Unlike Halloween, it's celebrated over several days and lifts up the spirits of the dead instead of fearing them.
1-Nov-2022 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Fifth Graders Become Doctors for a Day
More than 70 students from Bean Elementary became doctors for a day at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. Students at the “Doctors for a Day” minicamp had the opportunity to get hands-on experience diagnosing patients and working with...
29-Sep-2022 1:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites
TTU System Board of Regents Approves Appointments of Grover E. Murray Professors
The Texas Tech University System Board of Regents approved the appointments of Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center faculty Sherry Sancibrian and Thomas Hale, Ph.D., R.Ph., as Grover E. Murray Professors.
11-Aug-2022 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Arts Summer Program Offers Creative Outlet for Individuals with Aphasia
June is Aphasia Awareness Month and the members of the Summer Aphasia Arts Program held a concert, theatrical performance and an art exhibit after honing their artistic skills over two weeks.
21-Jun-2022 1:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Humanitarian Effort to Eradicate Schistosomiasis Enters Important Stage
Afzal A. Siddiqui, Ph.D., director of the Center for Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease and chair of the Department of Immunology and Molecular Microbiology at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine, began his...
16-Jun-2022 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
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Planning Ahead Can Make the First Day of School Less Stressful
Pediatrician recommends these steps parents can take to help their children—and themselves—transition from the swimming pool to the classroom as smoothly as possible.
8-Aug-2022 5:05 PM EDT
The Beat Goes On With a Healthy Heart
With approximately 16.3 million Americans aged 20 years and older living with coronary heart disease, Scott Shurmur, M.D., a cardiologist for Texas Tech Physicians and chair for the Department of Internal Medicine at the Texas Tech University...
8-Feb-2022 11:45 AM EST
Holidays Create Challenges for Those Living With Addiction
For some, attending holiday events with alcohol present, being around the people with whom they used to drink or the smell of their favorite drink can be hard to resist, especially for those with alcohol use disorder.
20-Dec-2021 3:05 PM EST
October Isn’t Just About the Boos, It’s a Time for the Boo-bies
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, so let’s review why this deserves our attention.
15-Oct-2021 2:00 PM EDT
Move the Stigma Needle of Mental Health for Children
Sarah Mallard Wakefield, M.D., pediatric psychiatrist and chair of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Department of Psychiatry offers tips on how to talk to adolescents and young adults who might be struggling with mental health.
20-May-2021 11:45 AM EDT
How PCOS Can Frustrate Pregnancy Plans: National Infertility Awareness Week:
20-Apr-2021 1:00 PM EDT
Staying Safe During Fourth of July Celebrations
29-Jun-2020 12:15 PM EDTSee All Experts