Faculty Member Receives Rare YouTube Award

Thursday, June 22, 2017
A faculty member at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso) has a popular YouTube channel that’s garnered more than 12 million views. Pediatric researcher Marie Leiner, Ph.D., uses YouTube to share cartoons she creates for children. The cartoons, however, are not just for entertainment — they’re educational and specifically designed to solve social problems in children to instill good behavior.

A faculty member in the Department of Pediatrics has received the Silver Creator Award from YouTube. The award is issued when a YouTube channel reaches 100,000 subscribers. Research…

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