Fourth Annual Service Symposium

Thursday, February 27, 2014

The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) at El Paso’s Fourth Annual Service Learning Symposium will be held on April 16 in the MEB.  Keynote speaker, Janet Gildea,…


OB-GYN Research Director Selected as Health Care Ambassador

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Susanne Van Weelden, senior director of research in the Department of Ob-Gyn, was recently selected as a Patient Centered Outcome Research Institute (PCORI) Ambassador.  The PCORI is authorized by…


Distinguished Staff Awards Call for Nominations

Thursday, February 27, 2014

The Distinguished Staff Awards Program was implemented to recognize and reward staff employees (individuals and teams) who excel in their service to Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center.  …


Assistant Professor Presents at Prestigious Keystone Symposia Conference

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Haoquan Wu, Ph.D., assistant professor in the TTUHSC at El Paso Department of Biomedical Sciences, Center of Excellence for Infectious Diseases, recently presented “The Lower and Upper Stem–ssRNA Junctions Together…


Call for Research Colloquium Abstracts

Thursday, February 27, 2014

The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso Associate Dean for Research, Rajkumar Lakshmanaswamy, Ph.D., is calling for submissions for the Eighth Annual Research Colloquium, taking place May 5 –…


Second Annual Clinical Simulation Conference of West Texas

Thursday, February 27, 2014

The Second Annual Clinical Simulation Conference of West Texas is designed for physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, registered nurses, medical trainees and trainers, residents, students, sonography technicians and other interested…


Zumba Fitness – Changing Lives

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Make plans to have lunch and attend the Walkin’ the Talk lecture Zumba Fitness – Changing Lives on Wednesday, March 5, from noon to 1 p.m, in the…


From the Desk of the Founding Dean

Friday, February 21, 2014

Texas Tech/UMC – Last week, the University Medical Center Board chose to contract with a national firm to provide anesthesiology services. While we are disappointed, I would like to…


Professor Appointed to Organizing Committee for Professional Physiology Education Leaders

Friday, February 21, 2014

David Osborne, Ph.D., professor of physiology in the Department of Medical Education, was appointed by the American Physiological Society (APS) to the Inaugural Organizing Committee for the Association…

Women's Wellness

Still Time to Sign Up for Mighty Mujer Triathlon

Friday, February 21, 2014

The third annual Mighty Mujer Triathlon – an all-female “super sprint” event – will take place on Saturday, April 19. Texas Tech Physicians (TTP) of El Paso takes…


CRC Education and Awareness Comes to Socorro and Horizon City Communities In March

Friday, February 21, 2014

ACCION (Against Colorectal Cancer in Our Neighborhoods) program from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso along with city leaders from Horizon and Socorro, have planned…