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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 07/16/18

Monday, July 16, 2018

Tech Talk: HSC El Paso brings you up to speed on this week’s news and events. Check it out!

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Decontamination Exercise Prepares Medical Residents for Radiation Incident

Friday, July 20, 2018

A quiet Friday morning learning about radiology at University Medical Center of El Paso turned into a crash course in decontamination for 22 emergency medicine and radiology residents…

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PodMed TT – Citizen Participation in Tick Research

Friday, July 20, 2018

Can citizen participation in scientific research teach us about ticks and their habits? As Rick and I discuss on PodMed TT this week, the answer is a resounding…

Oral health is a lot more important than most people think. In fact, if you take good care of your teeth, you’re taking care of your whole body, says Richard Black, D.D.S., M.S.Dr. Black would know. Having practiced dentistry in El Paso for nearly 40 years, he’s seen it all — decaying teeth, inflamed and infected gums and even mouth cancer.

How Is That Dental School Coming Along? Q&A With Dean Black

Monday, July 16, 2018

By 2021, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso expects to open its fourth school, the Woody L. Hunt School of Dental Medicine. Once approved, the WLHSDM…

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PodMed TT – Diagnosing Atrial Fibrillation With a Wearable Heart Monitor

Monday, July 16, 2018

Can an ECG patch that monitors heart activity for up to four weeks at home help diagnose the risk of atrial fibrillation better than standard methods? On PodMed…

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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 07/02/18

Monday, July 2, 2018

Tech Talk: HSC El Paso brings you up to speed on this week’s news and events. Check it out!

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso President Richard Lange, M.D., M.B.A., has been appointed as panel chair for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Circulatory Systems Devices Panel.

TTUHSC El Paso President Elected to Chair FDA Advisory Board

Monday, July 9, 2018

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso President Richard Lange, M.D., M.B.A., has been appointed as panel chair for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Circulatory Systems…

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PodMed TT – RNA-Targeted Drugs for Treating Genetic Diseases

Friday, July 6, 2018

Is interfering with RNA a practical approach to managing a disease of mutant proteins? Two New England Journal of Medicine studies Rick and I discuss on PodMed TT…

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TTUHSC El Paso Hosts Q&A on Family Medicine

Monday, July 2, 2018

What are the most reliable medical internet websites? How often should people visit their primary care doctor? What are the latest recommendations for cancer prevention? What can women…

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PodMed TT—Treating Brain Cancer With Polio Virus

Friday, June 29, 2018

Can we use a virus that infects nervous tissue to treat brain cancer? As Rick and I discuss on PodMed TT this week, the answer may be yes,…

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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 06/18/18

Monday, June 18, 2018

Tech Talk: HSC El Paso brings you up to speed on this week’s news and events. Check it out!