Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing Uses Technology to Improve Health Education in Rural Texas Communities

Monday, October 22, 2018
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After two years of working to install video conferencing systems at sites in nine rural southwest Texas communities, the Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing (GGHSON) at Texas…

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TTUHSC El Paso Faculty Member Appointed to State Committee

Monday, October 22, 2018
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Aghaegbulam Uga, M.D., has been appointed to the Texas Health and Human Services Commission’s Behavioral Health Advisory Committee. The committee provides input and recommendations on the adequacy of…

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Journal Names TTUHSC El Paso Professor as 2018 Editorial Board Member of the Year

Monday, October 22, 2018
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Edward A. Michelson, M.D., has been named the 2018 Editorial Board Member of the Year by the Western Journal of Emergency Medicine. Dr. Michelson is an associate editor…

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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 10/15/18

Monday, October 15, 2018
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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso brings you up to speed on this week’s news and events. Check it out!

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Research VP Peter Rotwein Puts Genetics in the Spotlight at TEDx El Paso

Monday, October 15, 2018
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Despite the kaleidoscope of human diversity across the world, people have much more in common than you would think—when it comes to genetics. That was one topic that…

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TTUHSC El Paso Hosts Q&A on Cancer Prevention

Friday, October 12, 2018
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In 2018, 1.7 million new cases of cancer will be diagnosed in the United States and 600,000 people will die from it, according to the National Cancer Institute….

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Scholarship Created in Honor of Officer Floyd East Jr.

Monday, October 8, 2018
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Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso) is honoring the life of Texas Tech police officer Floyd East Jr. one year after his passing…

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Water T2 Biomarker Could Help Stop Diabetes Before It Starts

Friday, October 5, 2018
David P. Cistola, MD, PhD, director of TTUHSC El Paso’s Center of Emphasis in Diabetes and Metabolism, has discovered a biomarker that could help detect a condition that precedes Type 2 diabetes early enough to prevent the disease from taking hold. The biomarker, water T2, can be measured in just a few minutes using a small blood sample from a finger stick.

By Leonard Martinez “Eureka” moments still happen in scientific research. TTUHSC El Paso biomedical sciences professor David P. Cistola, M.D., Ph.D., had his moment in August 2014 when…

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UMC Earns Visionary Award for Excellence in Stroke Care

Friday, October 5, 2018
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University Medical Center of El Paso has been recognized by Texas Nurse Practitioners for excellence in stroke care. At its 30th Annual Fall Conference Sept. 7 in Dallas,…

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