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Twelve Full-Time TTUHSC Researchers Named to Latest World’s Top 2% of Scientists Rankings

Last fall, Stanford University/Elsevier’s sixth edition of the World’s Top 2% of Scientists List was released and included 12 full-time and three part-time researchers from TTUHSC.

Current Guidelines Advise Monitoring, Vigilance for Avian Flu

Monitoring the severity of infections of cattle and humans with flu H5N1 can be complex, with several factors at play.

Feet First: Prioritizing Foot Health in Summer Footwear Choices

Jerry Grimes, M.D., a foot and ankle surgeon at Texas Tech Physicians, shared insights on selecting summer footwear to avoid pain and injury.

TMA Elects TTUHSC VP Jumper as Vice Chair

TMA announced Cynthia Jumper, M.D., TTUHSC vice president for Governmental Relations and Strategic Initiatives, was elected to the 2024-2025 TMA Board of Trustees as vice chair.

TTUHSC Honors Class of 2024 Graduates at Commencement Ceremonies

TTUHSC hosted commencement ceremonies for all schools for its 1,555-member Class of 2024.

TTUHSC, TTU Scientists Meet at First Amarillo Research Symposium

In April, the TTUHSC Amarillo campus hosted the inaugural Amarillo Research Symposium.

Navigating the Mental Health Maze During Election Season

Madison Bishop, LMFT, sheds light on prioritizing your mental well-being during election season.

TTUHSC School of Medicine Faculty Member Elected to the Texas Medical Association Board of Trustees

The Texas Medical Association (TMA) elected Rodney Young, M.D., to the TMA Board of Trustees during TexMed 2024, its annual conference in Dallas.

Women’s Health Month: TTUHSC Experts Highlight Gender Disparities in Heart Health Awareness

A heart health advocate and survivor discussed the importance of women's cardiovascular health awareness.

TTUHSC Teams Excel in Innovation Hub’s 2024-2025 Texas Tech Accelerator Competition

Four teams representing TTUHSC earned a place among the 14 startup teams selected for the 2024-2025 Accelerator Cohort during the Texas Tech Accelerator Competition on April 5.

Rumbaugh Named 2023 Fellow by American Association for the Advancement of Science

Kendra Rumbaugh, Ph.D., was recently named to the 2023 Fellowship class by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).

National Academy of Inventors Names Liang a Senior Member

Hongjun “Henry” Liang, Ph.D., a professor for the TTUHSC School of Medicine, has been named to the 2024 class of Senior Members for the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).

TTUHSC and the Texas Suicide Prevention Collaborative to Present Summit

TTUHSC will collaborate with the Texas Suicide Prevention Collaborative to present the Texas Higher Education Suicide Prevention Spring Summit 8 a.m. to noon May 14. The free event will be virtual.

Texas Tech Physicians Allergist Sheds Light On Adult-Onset Allergies

James Tarbox, M.D., an allergist at Texas Tech Physicians, spoke about adult- onset allergies.

Infertility Awareness Week marks 35 years of ART advancements

For Infertility Awareness Week, Sam Prien, Ph.D., spoke about the 35th anniversary of the first birth from what has become known as assisted reproductive technologies (ART) associated with the infertility program at TTUHSC.

TTUHSC, TTU School of Veterinary Medicine Recognize Student Research During Inaugural Amarillo Research Symposium

More than 100 student and trainee researchers from the TTUHSC and the TTU School of Veterinary Medicine presented research findings at the 2024 Student Research Day on April 19.

Free Clinic Offered for Women’s Health Day

The Free Clinic, staffed by TTUHSC School of Medicine students, will host Women’s Health Day Clinic from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on April 27.

Hutson Named TTUHSC Hematology Oncology Division Chief and UMC Cancer Center Director

Thomas E. Hutson, D.O., Pharm.D., an internationally recognized leader in the field of urologic cancers, has been named chief of the Hematology Oncology Division in the Department of Internal Medicine at the TTUHSC School of Medicine.

Medical Students Meet Their Match

Anticipation, excitement and nerves created a match made in medicine as 165 TTUHSC School of Medicine students participated in Match Day.

Rumbaugh Named Fellow by American Academy of Microbiology

Kendra Rumbaugh, Ph.D., a professor in the TTUHSC School of Medicine’s Department of Surgery, was named as one of the American Academy of Microbiology (AAM) 65 new Fellows for 2024.

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