Research/Public Service Funding Announcements
The TTUHSC Office of Research is proud to announce the following new extramural research grant awards to TTUHSC researchers for the months of April 2019. We hope all will join us in congratulating the researchers.
Visit our research news page for details on the grants.
Kumuda Das, Ph.D., School of Medicine – National Heart Lung & Blood Institute/NIH
C. Patrick Reynolds, M.D./Ph.D., School of Medicine – National Institutes of Health
Kendra Rumbaugh, Ph.D., School of Medicine – Destiny Pharma
Barbara Cherry, D.NSc., School of Nursing – The Foundation of the National Student Nurses Association, Inc.
Patti Patterson, M.D., School of Medicine – Health Resources and Services Administration
How Does Your Garden Grow?
As spring approaches, some people’s thoughts turn to gardening. Whether it’s a flower garden they desire or a vegetable garden want to have, they begin planning what they’ll plant and what they need to do to ensure a successful garden.
Adopt a Growth Mindset for a Better Life
A “growth mindset” accepts that our intelligence and talents can develop over time, and a person with that mindset understands that intelligence and talents can improve through effort and learning.
Drug Use, Family History Can Lead to Heart Disease in Younger Adults
Abstaining from drug abuse and an early diagnosis of familial hypercholesterolemia (high cholesterol) can help prevent heart disease.
TTUHSC Faculty Receive Chancellor’s Council Distinguished Teaching and Research Awards
Recognizing academic excellence, the honors are the most prestigious awards granted to faculty throughout the TTU System. The awards are funded by gifts to the Chancellor’s Council, a giving society that supports the chancellor’s priorities across the TTU System.
Free Clinic Offered for Women’s Health Day
TTUHSC School of Medicine students will host a Women’s Health Day free clinic from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 15 at The Free Clinic
Researchers Study the Impact of Cancer on Hispanic Patients and Their Caregivers
TTUHSC Cytogenetic Technologist Jasbir Bisht and a team from P. Hemachandra Reddy’s internal medicine laboratory analyzed the impact of cancer in Hispanics in comparison to other ethnic groups.