• January 21, 2021

Tags : TTUHSC El Paso

TTUHSC El Paso Receives $45k gift from El Paso Electric

Tuesday afternoon, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso received a generous grant from El Paso Electric (EPE) that will go toward the education of future students and support university events and programs that benefit the El Paso community. “Our care and respect for our community that we have proudly served for over 100 […]Read More

TTUHSC El Paso awarded NIH Funds to explore effects of

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso is one of six research centers tasked by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to study how COVID-19 may have long-term effects on the stomach and other regions of the GI tract. The goal is to determine if COVID-19 affects the stomach of patients who already have […]Read More

TTUHSC El Paso Students to volunteer time, talents During MLK

Students from the Foster School of Medicine, the Hunt School of Nursing and the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences will volunteer at a number of community service events throughout El Paso County in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. “As part of the student organization called the Community Action, Research and Engaged Service Collaboration, […]Read More

TTUHSC El Paso’s Department of Neurology Chair completes Top Diversity

A Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso department head recently completed an exclusive leadership program for medical professionals across the nation. Salvador Cruz-Flores, M.D., M.P.H., professor and chair of the TTUHSC El Paso Department of Neurology, was part of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) Institute’s 2020 Diversity Leadership Program. The training, which […]Read More

TTUHSC El Paso 2020 Community Faculty Physician of the Year

Clinical assistant professor Fernando Aviles-Cevasco, M.D., was recently named the 2020 Community Faculty of the Year by Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso. The award is normally announced during TTUHSC El Paso’s Annual Community Faculty Member Appreciation Dinner, but due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the in-person event was cancelled. Instead, Dr. Aviles-Cevasco and three […]Read More

11 Texas Tech Physicians of El Paso MD’s Named to

Nearly a dozen Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso faculty were recently named to the annual list of Super Doctors in Texas, published in the December edition of Texas Monthly. Only 5% of doctors in the state receive this designation each year. The faculty also serve as attending physicians with the university’s medical practice, Texas […]Read More

TTUHSC El Paso Faculty Members begin serving in TMA Leadership

Four faculty members from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso are among seven El Paso physicians recently appointed to leadership positions in the Texas Medical Association (TMA). TMA is the largest state medical society in the nation, with more than 53,000 physician and medical student members. “TMA leaders are responsible for studying health […]Read More

TTUHSC El Paso awarded $2.9M Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions Program Grant

The U.S. Department of Education has awarded Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso a $2,997,739  federal grant through the agency’s Title V Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSI) Program. “Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs) play a critical role in closing the educational achievement gap for Hispanic Americans, who – as a group – face unique barriers that can […]Read More