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January 2020 Archive

Online Programs for the Health Professions

It is possible to work while pursuing a rigorous health care degree. Learn how TTUHSC SHP delivers its online programs and supports student success.

Flu Vaccine Myths, Debunked

The 2019-2020 flu season is still going strong, after the CDC reported the earliest start in almost two decades—predominantly spreading in the south.

Abstract Submissions Open for Student Research Week

The 32nd annual Student Research Week (SRW) celebrates our outstanding TTUHSC student research. Students from each school can present and explore new research and ideas while learning from different researchers.

Rebuilding Lives: The Work of Clinical Rehabilitation Counselors

Clinical rehabilitation counseling is a highly paid field, and it offers even higher rewards in career satisfaction.

TTUHSC School of Nursing Online Master’s Programs Ranked Among the Best by U.S. News and World Report

U.S. News and World Report rated Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center as among the best in the nation in its 2020 Best Online Programs rankings.

What is the Difference Between Occupational and Physical Therapy

What’s the difference between occupational therapy and physical therapy? They are two professions sharing one goal: helping patients lead better lives. Learn how.

Heart Failure - a Progressive Disease That Can Affect Many Organs

More than 6 million Americans have heart failure, and more than 900,000 new cases are diagnosed each year. However, if the disease is detected early and treated appropriately, it doesn’t have to be a lump of coal in your stocking.

It's Not Just About Winning: Athletic Trainers as Health Care Providers

Discover what it takes to become an athletic trainer and how TTUHSC-SHP’s Master of Athletic Training Program can launch your career in this health care profession!

Towards a Positive Psychology

Pharmacists a Force in Treating Alzheimer’s Disease

Amie Blaszczyk, Pharm.D., is frequently asked about the differences between Alzheimer’s disease and dementia.