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  1. Early Christmas for schoolsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Amarillo.com

    ... the conversion to a permanent downtown campus in Amarillo. On top of that, the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Amarillo will receive $7 million for advanced treatment simulation facilities. The first building on WT's downtown campus ...

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  2. State bonds set to aid growth for WT, TechRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Amarillo.com

    ... to steaks Monday in the West Texas A&M University Meat Lab. WT and Amarillo's Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center have plans to grow, and state seed money should be on its way to help. West Texas A&M University will build an agriculture ...

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  3. TTUHSC professor to research alternative TB vaccinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | El Paso Times

    A professor at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center's Paul L. Foster School of Medicine received a $375,000 grant to develop genetically altered vaccines against tuberculosis. Only one vaccine exists for TB, but it doesn't prevent the most prevalent form of the disease, according to a news release.

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  4. Small-conductance calcium-activated potassium (SK) channels in the...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Molecular Pain

    Small-conductance calcium-activated potassium channels in the amygdala mediate pain-inhibiting effects of clinically available riluzole in a rat model of arthritis pain Department of Pharmacology and Neuroscience, School of Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 3601 4th St, Lubbock 79430-6592, TX, USA The electronic version of this article is the complete one and can be found online at:

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  5. Texas Tech, El Paso First to host health fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | El Paso Times

    El Paso First Health Plans and Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center will host the Super Hero Health Fair on Saturday at 4801 Alberta. The family event, set for 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., is free and open to the public.

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  6. Prenatal care possible for EPISD studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | El Paso Times

    ... Academy will soon be able to receive prenatal care without leaving campus. Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and the El Paso Independent School District are finalizing an agreement to bring Texas Tech nurse-midwives and physicians to the ...

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  7. Researcher hopes computer tool will make patient care more efficientRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A computer program that pops up notification guidelines may be the answer to managing hospital-acquired infections and it may make patient care more efficient, according to Charles Seifert. Seifert is a professor of pharmacy practice and regional dean for the Lubbock Programs through the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Pharmacy.

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  8. Transgender clinic opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | El Paso Times

    ... Dr. Priti Patel and Dr. Hector Granados. When Dr. Hector Granados arrived at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in El Paso in July 2014, he wanted to make a real difference in a community that is woefully underserved. "We are in diapers ... 53 comments

  9. Groove and Glow to promote health, dancing in El PasoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | El Paso Times

    Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center will host Groove and Glow 5K, a new "Fun-K" night walk/run event that will promote health and wellness for all ages, officials announced Thursday. The Groove and Glow will begin and end on Concepcion Street next to the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center campus at 5001 El Paso Drive.

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  10. Women's Studies Program Introducing Peace Corps Prep CertificateRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Newswise

    ... men from any undergraduate program can participate. Because Sobel also works at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, she is recruiting medical students to act as mentors to the undergraduates. "A lot of students here are really focused on ...

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  11. Hispanics in U.S. Least Likely to Dial 911 for StrokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | MedlinePlus

    ... Mochari-Greenberger said. Dr. Salvador Cruz-Flores, chair of neurology at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in El Paso, said the findings matter because stroke is more common among minority groups. "If one considers that minorities will ...

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  12. Hispanics in U.S. Least Likely to Dial 911 for StrokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | HON

    ... Mochari-Greenberger said. Dr. Salvador Cruz-Flores, chair of neurology at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in El Paso, said the findings matter because stroke is more common among minority groups. "If one considers that minorities will ...

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  13. College Credit for Heroes continues expansion with five new grantsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 10 | University Business

    ... and scale programs that ease the transition of our heroes into Texas jobs." The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) is developing an accelerated Veteran Bachelor of Science in Nursing (VBSN) degree in which well-qualified veterans ...

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  14. TTUHSC Receives Authorization for Several New Building ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | MyHighPlains.com

    The Texas Tech University System Board of Regents voted to approve three recommendations regarding building projects at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center campuses in Lubbock, Odessa and Amarillo. TTUS Chancellor Robert L. Duncan was in agreement with TTUHSC President Tedd L. Mitchell, M.D., that the $2,403,613 design phase will allow for a thorough evaluation of potential vendors, various testing and analysis and further planning of the expansion to take place on the north and west side of the TTUHSC Lubbock campus.

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  15. Budgets approved for projects at Texas Tech University Health Sciences CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    The Texas Tech University Systems will be going through some building changes after the Board of Regents approved 3 recommendations regarding building projects. According to TTUHSC Communication & Marketing Director, Justin Patterson, the Stage I design budget for the Lubbock campus expansion was agreed upon.

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  16. Veteran nursing program gets $1MRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Nursing Veteran to Bachelor of Science in Nursing program, which will create an accelerated path for veterans with military medical experience to pursue a bachelor's degree in nursing, has received a $1,040,615 Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration . The program, which is accepting applications, will begin in the spring at TTUHSC campuses in Amarillo, the Austin/Hill Country area and Dallas.

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  17. New medical students celebrate start of medical school with first white coatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    On Friday afternoon, students from the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine class of 2019 walked the stage at the City Bank Lubbock Auditorium to receive their first white coats of their medical careers. Emotions ran high for students and parents as the students filed into the auditorium for professors and administrators to place their white coats on their shoulders for the first time.

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  18. Drug violence in Juarez harmed children, expert saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | El Paso Times

    Collective violence attributed to drug cartels in Juarez and poverty in El Paso is harming the mental health of children in the region, according to a researcher at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. What's more, without intervention or treatment, the youths that are most affected by the violence might become tomorrow's perpetrators, according to the study's findings.

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  19. Xcel gives $8,000 to family support agencyRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    ... in grants from the Xcel Energy Foundation during a July 10 reception at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. "Xcel Energy is committed to strengthening our communities from the ground up," said Terry Price, Xcel Energy senior foundation ...

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  20. Gastroenterologist Joins BMC PracticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | IBerkshires

    ... from Artesia, New Mexico, Dr. Bratcher received his medical degree from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and completed his residency and served as chief resident in Internal Medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York. For an appointment ...

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