PodMed TT – Citizen Participation in Tick Research

Friday, July 20, 2018
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Can citizen participation in scientific research teach us about ticks and their habits? As Rick and I discuss on PodMed TT this week, the answer is a resounding…

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PodMed TT – Diagnosing Atrial Fibrillation With a Wearable Heart Monitor

Monday, July 16, 2018
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Can an ECG patch that monitors heart activity for up to four weeks at home help diagnose the risk of atrial fibrillation better than standard methods? On PodMed…

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PodMed TT – The Benefits of Taking Blood Pressure With a Portable Monitor

Friday, April 20, 2018
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Measuring blood pressure over 24 hours with a portable monitor while going about your daily activities is much better at predicting cardiovascular events and death than a single…

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From the Desk of the President

Friday, July 10, 2015
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New Look – This week, the new Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso Tech View blog gets a new look – and focus.  The new TTUHSC…

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From the Desk of the President

Friday, June 26, 2015
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BHR Appointment – I would like to congratulate TTUHSC El Paso Assistant Vice President for Research Dr. Peter Rotwein, who was recently appointed as a member of the…

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From the Desk of the President

Friday, June 19, 2015
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Gold Seal of Approval – This week, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Ambulatory Health Care Accreditation…

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From the Desk of the President

Friday, June 12, 2015
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Aspen Institute – There is much interest nationally in TTUHSC El Paso, the El Paso community and the border region. The Aspen Institute, an educational and policy studies…

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From the Desk of the President

Friday, June 5, 2015
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Texas Legislature – The 84th Texas Legislature ended this week and we are extremely fortunate to have over $75 million in tuition revenue bonds (TRBs) approved for Texas…

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From the Desk of the President

Friday, May 22, 2015
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BOR – Last week, the Texas Tech University System Board of Regents (BOR) approved a 20-year Academic Affiliation Agreement with Tenet Hospitals Limited. The hospital will be located…

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