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May 2019 Archive

Dean’s Faculty Appreciation Dinner

Over 170 School of Medicine faculty were honored for their role in medical education, research, patient care, and administration on May 2nd.

When Health Care Includes End of Life Planning

Advance Care Planning (ACP) can help make sure you or your loved one gets the care they want. It is important to remember that ACP is for anyone at any age as a health crisis could leave a person too ill to make their own health care decisions.

Research Explores New Ways to Teach Using Simulation, Observation

Combine a career in nursing and a passion for technology and education and you’ll understand what brought Kyle Johnson, Ph.D., R.N., to the TTUHSC School of Nursing. Johnson, assistant professor/clinical and simulation director, Traditional Undergraduate Program, drew from his experience and interests to conduct research on the use of simulation and debriefing in prelicensure nursing education.

Jones Legacy

TTUHSC to Host Annual Research Day

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) will host its 28th Annual Research Day from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 10 at 800 West 4th St. Awards Ceremony will be at 4 p.m.

TTUHSC School of Medicine Named Bright Spot for Future of Family Medicine

The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) recently reported trends in U.S. medical schools’ contributions to the family medicine workforce naming the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) School of Medicine as a Bright Spot ranking in the top 8 of allopathic schools that provide long-term contributions to the family medicine workforce.

Leading in a Complex Environment

Extraordinary Volunteers at The Free Clinic

Das Research Published in High-Impact Journal

A research paper authored by Hiranmoy Das, Ph.D., a professor for the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the TTUHSC Jerry H. Hodge School of Pharmacy, has been accepted for publication by Autophagy, the top-ranking journal related to autophagy research with a current impact factor of 11.10.