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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 09/10/18

Monday, September 10, 2018

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

On Friday, Sept. 7, the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine hosted its 13th Annual Obstetrics and Gynecology Symposium.

Symposium Offers Solutions to Pregnancy-Related Deaths, Complications

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

On Friday, Sept. 7, around 100 physicians, nurses, health care professionals and students gathered for the 13th Annual Obstetrics and Gynecology Symposium. The conference, hosted by Texas Tech University…

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PodMed TT – Evaluating Second-Line Drugs for Treating Type 2 Diabetes

Friday, September 7, 2018

If you have diabetes and you’re taking metformin, and now you’ve been told you need another drug to keep your blood sugar in control, which one is best?…

The National Cancer Institute has added TTUHSC El Paso’s ACCION (Against Colorectal Cancer in Our Neighborhoods) program to its database of Research-Tested Intervention Programs, making ACCION instructional and educational materials available to public health practitioners across the world.

TTUHSC El Paso Cancer Intervention Program Recognized by National Cancer Institute

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

A Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso initiative that is increasing the number of screenings for colorectal cancer across West Texas has caught the eye of…

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Blockbusters Abound for Red Raider Reels 2018 Season

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso’s summer movie series kicked off Friday, Aug. 31 with a screening of “Ready Player One.” Couples, families and friends chilled…

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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 09/04/18

Tuesday, September 4, 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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PodMed TT – The Cost of Robotic Surgery

Friday, August 31, 2018

What is the impact of robots on surgery? They’re really expensive, Rick and I conclude on PodMed TT this week, as found in a research letter in JAMA….

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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 08/27/18

Monday, August 27, 2018

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

At Brunch and Learn on Aug. 18, pediatricians Sarah Zate, M.D., and Leslie Cortes, M.D. both faculty in Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso’s Department of Pediatrics, spoke about childhood obesity and nutrition.

‘Brunch and Learn’ Offers Free Health Education Seminars

Monday, August 27, 2018

Texas Tech Physicians of El Paso at Transmountain is offering a free seminar series as part of the clinic’s community outreach program. Brunch and Learn’s first seminar, held…

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PodMed TT – Cost of Brand-Name Combination Pills vs. Generics

Friday, August 24, 2018

Are combination pills, also known as “polypills,” a good idea when it comes to managing a person’s multiple conditions? A JAMA study Rick and I highlight on PodMed…

The U.S. Department of Education has recognized Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso as a Title V Hispanic-Serving Institution, making it the second Health-Related Institution in the nation to receive this designation and the only one located on the U.S.-Mexico border.

TTUHSC El Paso Designated ‘Hispanic-Serving Institution’

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

The U.S. Department of Education has recognized Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso) as a Title V Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI), making it the second…