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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 02/05/18

Friday, February 2, 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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TTUHSC El Paso Professor Recognized for Teaching Excellence

Monday, February 5, 2018

Maureen D. Francis, M.D., professor in the Department of Medical Education at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso), has received the Chancellor’s Council…

On Jan. 25, medical and nursing students from TTUHSC El Paso and pharmacy students from UTEP came together to experience scenarios that tested their ability to communicate for the good of the patient.

TTUHSC El Paso Trains Students on Health Care Teamwork, Communication

Monday, February 5, 2018

A busy surgeon walks into a hospital room and quickly demands assistance as she prepares to operate on a patient’s right knee. “Wait,” someone in the room says….

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PodMed TT – Cardiovascular Risks of Smoking, the Flu and Heart Attacks, Thyroid Drugs and Congenital Defects

Friday, February 2, 2018

Even one cigarette a day still confers substantial cardiovascular risk, as Rick and I discuss on PodMed TT this week. That’s according to a meta-analysis in the British…

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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 01/29/18

Wednesday, January 24, 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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TTUHSC El Paso Hosts STEM Workshops for Local K-12 Students

Monday, January 29, 2018

On Saturday, Jan. 27, hundreds of sixth, seventh and eighth-graders from throughout El Paso County got a taste of careers in STEM fields (science, technology, engineering and mathematics)…

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TTUHSC El Paso Faculty Study Which Stool Test Is Best for Colorectal Cancer Detection

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

No one wants a colonoscopy. But there’s no getting around the lifesaving procedure — the gold standard for colon cancer detection. With the development of the new FIT…

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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 01/22/18

Monday, January 22, 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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Long-Term Benefits of Breastfeeding

Monday, January 22, 2018

Reducing your risk of diabetes: that’s one more benefit to breastfeeding, as reported in a 30-year study in JAMA Internal Medicine Rick and I discussed in this week’s…

On Friday, Jan. 19, five Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.) students in the Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing (GGHSON) officially joined the ranks of America’s nursing leadership.

TTUHSC El Paso Welcomes First Cohort of M.S.N. Students

Friday, January 19, 2018

On Friday, Jan. 19, five Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.) students in the Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing (GGHSON) officially joined the ranks of America’s nursing…

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TTUHSC El Paso Students Give Back on MLK Jr. Day

Monday, January 22, 2018

About 75 Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso) students spent Martin Luther King Jr. Day volunteering at five community service events in and…