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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 11/13/17

Monday, November 13, 2017

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

Earlier this year, Peter Rotwein, MD, was appointed to the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT)’s University Advisory Committee (UAC). “Dr. Peter Rotwein’s appointment to the CPRIT’s UAC is a testament to his professional success and commitment to others,” said TTU System Chancellor Robert Duncan. “He will be a tremendous resource for CPRIT and the state of Texas.”As the TTU System representative, Dr. Rotwein will help advise the organization’s oversight committee on the role of higher education in cancer research.

Vice President for Research Studies Genes of More than 60,000 People

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Peter Rotwein, M.D., was recently spotlighted by the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) for a study he conducted on insulin-like growth factors (IGFs), a family…

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Texas Tech Physicians of El Paso Clinics Offer ALS Patients One-Stop, Multidisciplinary Care

Thursday, November 9, 2017

As amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) progresses, patients with the neurodegenerative disease deal with loss of muscle function, and the escalating difficulties that come as a result. Visiting a…

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Medical Sciences Building II Construction Update – Nov. 9

Thursday, November 9, 2017

The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso campus is abuzz with construction as crews work to erect the new Medical Sciences Building (MSB) II. Once complete, the…

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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 11/06/17

Monday, November 6, 2017

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 Faculty Publish Cardiology Textbook

Friday, November 3, 2017

A textbook guiding cardiologists on the latest treatments in cardiovascular medicine was recently published by two faculty members at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC…

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TTUHSC El Paso Hosts Surgical Skills Conference

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso) recently welcomed surgical educators from across the state for the 2017 annual meeting of the Texas Association…

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Red Raiders ‘Pink Out’ for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

From Oct. 23 to Oct. 27, the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso) campus went pink for its second annual “Pink Out.” The…

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School of Nursing Dean Novotny Celebrates Coming Retirement

Friday, October 27, 2017

Health care leaders from around El Paso came together Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, to pay tribute to Jeanne M. Novotny, Ph.D., R.N., FAAN, as she retires from five…

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“Greenies” Get the Word Out About Campus Recycling Program

Thursday, October 26, 2017

If you consistently toss your empty water bottles or soda cans in one of the recycling bins around the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso campus,…

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To Live a Healthy Life, Cut the Sugar and Carbs

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Justin Wright, M.D., is all too familiar with diabetes, high blood pressure, and obesity as a borderland physician. More than a quarter of El Pasoans are obese or…