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Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Pediatric Grand Rounds-Medicine & Law: Working Together for the Betterment of Children

The Department of Pediatrics and the Office of Continuing Medical Education invite you to hear Susan Scott, MD, JD present "Medicine & Law: Working Together for the Betterment of Children" on September 19, 2014, from 12:00 - 1:00 pm. This lecture will...

SOM Invitation: Farewell and Retirement Reception for Douglas Stocco, PhD

All SOM Faculty: You are invited to attend a Farewell/Retirement Reception for Dr. Doug Stocco, Interim Chair, Department of Cell Biology and Biochemistry. When: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 Time: 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. (remarks at 4:15) Location: Acade...

Friends of Fogelberg Prostrate Cancer Concert - September 28, 2014

Please see attached flyer for concert details.

New Tuesday's WOW! Lunch Time Yoga Class - Lubbock Campus

Starting Sept 16th, WOW! will be hosting a Tuesday Lunch Time Yoga Class from 12:15p-12:45p in room 2B152. Yoga mats will be provided. All you will need to bring is comfortable work out attire and some water. Please bring a completed release waiver if ...

LBK Campus Visits - Lincoln Financial/PFG Advisors Retirement Representatives

Jeff Zamora and Chris Scioli, Lincoln Financial Campus Retirement Reps with PFG Advisors, will be at the HSC Campus on the following Wednesdays in September for any retirement consults and/or questions. Please see the attached flyer for more informat...

Lincoln Financial's New Campus Rep to visit Lubbock - 9/16/14

LINCOLN FINANCIAL’S NEW CAMPUS REPRESENTATIVE WILL BE IN LUBBOCK AT THE TTUHSC ON 9/16/14 FROM 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM IN THE ACB 260F PLEASE SEE THE ATTACHED FLYER FOR DETAILS!

Crossing's Cafe Menu

New Happenings & Featured Items: Try our Potato, Bacon, and Cheddar Soup on Tuesday! Crispy Asiago Chicken on Wednesday! Bourbon Flank Steak on Friday! Make sure to download MyFitnessPal to search our menu items for Nutritional Information!! **Add A...

Systems/Network Maintenance – 9/21/2014

TTUHSC Information Technology will be performing systems maintenance on Sunday, September 21st, from 7am to 12pm CST. During this maintenance window, users should expect intermittent interruptions of network, phone service ,Exchange (email) connectivity ...

SLEEP in for the CURE - Lubbock - Saturday, October 4, 2014

Want to support breast cancer research in your PJs? Don’t want to battle large crowds and parking? Don’t want to walk in the cold weather? Want to sleep in on Saturday morning? You can hit the snooze button and still help support the mission to...

Department of Pathology Seminar

DIETARY PROTEIN INTAKE, CALCIUM ABSORPTION and BONE METABOLISM in HUMANSSpeaker: Dr. Jay J. CaoResearch Nutritionist,USDA ARS Grand Forks Human Nutrition Research Center, Grand Forks, North DakotaWhen: Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 3– 4 p.m.Where: Room ACB...

Medicare Risk Adjustment - Presented & Sponsored by Humana Reps

September 15 or September 1612:00 – 1:00 (CT)11:00 – 12:00 (MT)El Paso: EPCSB A3500Lubbock: ACB 110Amarillo: AMHSC 4714Odessa: ODHSC 2C41Please mark your calendars to attend an hour long presentation by Humana representatives to discuss “Medicare Risk Adj...

NEW WOW! Workout Class: FUSION - Lubbock

FUSION is a dynamic fitness class that incorporates fundamentals of strength training, yoga, pilates, and rhythmic cardio. Participants are encouraged to request specific challenges potentially creating a unique experience each week. Please bring a compl...

OIPA Newsletter - Available Online

OIPA’s Newsletter “Assessment Matters” Now Available Online The Office of Planning and Assessment is happy to present the second edition of Assessment Matters. We hope that this biannual newsletter will keep you up-to-date about planning, assessment, an...

Department of Pharmacology and Neuroscience Presents, Jonathan Cohen, Ph.D. Seminar

2014-2015 Translational Neuroscience and Pharmacology Seminar Series Presents: Jonathan Cohen, Ph.D. Tuesday, September 16th. ACB 120 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm.

Careers at Texas Tech Fall Workshop Schedule

Sign Up at http://www.ttuhsc.edu/it/acme/training.aspx?campus=lubbock We will provide some great resources and handouts at the workshops! Wednesday, September 10th 2pm-3pm 1B212 Topic: Posting a Job to attract quality applicants. Tuesday, Sept...

2014-2015 Translational Neuroscience and Pharmacology Seminar Series

Department of Pharmacology & NeuroscienceIlluminating Drug-Receptor Interactions: the diversity of general anesthetic binding sites in GABAA and nicotinic acetylcholine receptorsJonathan Cohen, PhDProfessor of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical SchoolTuesd...

TTUHSC Workforce Education and Development Information:

Workforce Education and Development (WE&D) is an innovative employee-focused resource for all Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center campuses providing organizational development and educational opportunities designed to improve employee perform...

Payroll News Letter for September / October 2014

Featured in this issue: 2015-2015 Fiscal Year Reminders Holiday Schedule Self Service Banner Payroll Calendar Payroll Deadlines Pay Date Guide Electronic One-Time Payment System EOPS Please open the flyer using the link below to access all the abo...

Verification of Personal Information

IMPORTANT: Please ensure all your personal information in the TTUHSC system is up-to-date so that we have accurate data for state & federal reporting purposes. Accurate information assists in the communication of pertinent information that affects y...

Qualtrics Online Survey Tool Available

Need a survey? Qualtrics online survey tool is now available for institutional use. Visit the TTUHSC Qualtrics webpage to learn more (see link below).

Information Techology Project Management

Submission deadline for work beginning in December 2014* As part of the Quarterly IT Project Review, new project requests must be submitted no later than September 16, 2014 to be considered for the Fiscal Quarter 2 work cycle. Information Technology Proj...

Community Health Worker Certification Program

Who can become a Community Health Worker? Anyone who has the heart to help their community Anyone who is interested in receiving a certification from the State of Texas Sign up today to become a Community Health Worker! Classes for cohort eight begin S...

Global Health Lecture featuring Vijay Gupta, Founder of Street Symphony - The Medicine of Music

The TTUHSC Office of Global Health (OGH) invites you to attend an ongoing lecture series on issues related to global health and building healthy communities. The lectures will be held twice a month at 12:00 noon CT. Invited guest speakers will share their...

Gender Specific Medicine and Women's Health Symposium

The Office of the Provost, Office of the President and the Laura W. Bush Institute for Women’s Health Invite you to attend the 3rd annual Gender-Specific Medicine & Women’s Health Symposium highlighting research and education in the areas of women’s h...

2014 Lubbock Heart Walk

The 2014 Lubbock Heart Walk, benefiting the lifesaving work of the American Heart Association, is set for 9 a.m. Sept. 20 at the Frazier Alumni Pavilion. Hundreds of individual walkers and local company and community teams will be taking steps to improve ...

Fidelity Representative's Upcoming Scheduled Visits - Lubbock

Please see the attached Fidelity representative's schedule of the Lubbock campus visits for the third quarter of 2014. If you have any questions, contact Christy Gresham at (806)743-2865 or Christy.gresham@ttuhsc.edu.

Global Perspectives Film Series featuring Saving Face

The Office of Global Health (OGH) invites you to spend your lunch hour with us. Come view one of the many extraordinary DVDs from our library. Saving Face Date: Thursday, September 25 Lubbock Time: 12:00 noon CT Location: ACB 240 El Paso ...

Weave Wednesdays in August and September

Join us for Weave Wednesdays in August and September! Weave training sessions will be held in August and September to help assist you with your Weave plans before the September 30 deadline!August 20 and 27 - Technical Training. For those of you who are...

Join us in Kickin’ Lupus In the Boot-y!!

Join us in raising Awareness for Lupus at our Annual Lupus Walk September 20, 2014 @ Buddy Holly recreation Area. Walk as an individual or Get a Team Started!! Register at lupuswalk2014.kinetra.org.

Farmer's Market Returns to TTUHSC Lubbock Campus & SW Campus

Join TTUHSC Garrison Institute on Aging and WOW! and purchase fresh fruits and vegetables. Details: TTUHSC Main Campus: ACB Courtyard// 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. // July 11 & 25 // August 8 & 22 // September 5 & 19 // Southwest Campus: Southwest Field,...

Leadership Launch

A day for discovery of the leader in you. Enlightenment, encouragement and information you can use; something to inspire women of all ages and phases. Leadership Launch Lubbock is for the woman who leads wherever she is... in her family, community, bu...

Tour de Ted: Ride the Lone Star -- Texas Ride for Cancer Research

Help fund cancer research on the Abilene campus by riding or donating to Tour de Ted: Ride the Lone Star -- Texas Ride for Cancer Research on Oct. 18, 2014.

NIH Loan Repayment

Pursue Your Financial Freedom Apply for NIH Loan Repayment Program Awards The National Institutes of Health Loan Repayment Programs (LRPs) repay the student loans of doctoral level, biomedical or behavioral scientists conducting research funded by nonpr...

OLLI presents "Square Dance with a Twist"-Sept. 27, Oct. 4 & 11

Did you square dance as a child and remember the joy, but not the steps? Have you always thought it looked like fun? This class will be an introduction to square dancing with easy basic moves. Square dancing is a dance of four couples, where the couples f...

RDBC Meeting

The TTUHSC Recombinant and Synthetic DNA Biosafety Committee (RDBC) will meet Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 12:00 noon Lubbock, 2B158

OLLI presents "Readers Circle: Still Life with Bread Crumbs by Anna Quindlen"-Sept. 25

Come join others for a discussion led by Carolyn Simpson over Still Life with Bread Crumbs by Anna Quindlen. For more information, visit website www.olli-ttaa.org or email olli@ttu.edu.Thursday, September 25 (1 session)5:15-6:15 p.m.First United Methodist...

OLLI presents "Offering Your Knowledge and Experience to Others"-Sept. 25 & Oct. 2

Knowledge and a wealth of experience – how can these two life attributes be harnessed to create ongoing, unique and flexible opportunities for you to contribute to your industry, family and community? First, learn how to define yourself and the meaningful...

OLLI presents One-on-One with Tim Collins

OLLI presents "One-on-One with Tim Collins Discussing The New Buddy Holly Hall of Performing Arts and Sciences"-Sept. 24Tim Collins is the chairman of the Lubbock Entertainment and Performing Arts Association (LEPAA). LEPAA is a non-profit organization de...

Preston Smith Library Bake Sale - September 25th!

When: September 25th at 10AM – 2PM Where: Preston Smith Library 2nd Floor ALL PROCEEDS WILL GO TOWARDS THE “MORRIS SAFE HOUSE” See attached flyer for more information!

OLLI presents Fleas, Flies, & Fascists: Lessons from the International Medical Relief Corps

The International Medical Relief Corps was a medical mission to the Chinese Red Cross from 1938 – 1945. The efforts of these European and North American physicians constitute one of the great stories of the great generation. Their humanism and internation...

OLLI presents "Texas Beer Tasting with Food Pairing"-Sept. 22

Beer tasting with food pairing can be very enjoyable and a great learning experience. As you encounter new styles or brands, it helps to know what to look for in a new beer and how to evaluate it. Take the time to join us to work through the aspects of a ...

OLLI presents "Spot Check, What’s that Spot?"-Sept. 22

Dr. Michelle Tarbox, the instructor for this course, will showcase Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center by teaching the class how to recognize different common harmless spots and how to distinguish these from more dangerous skin cancers. The discu...

Come to Lubbock’s Play

After collecting interviews from the local Lubbock Hispanic community. Evangeline Jimenez presents a play based on those interviews.The Identity Project allows us to take an intimate view of ideas and thoughts of our Lubbock Hispanic community and how tho...

Annual Weave Peer Review Retreat

Join us for the annual Weave Peer Review Retreat! The Office of Institutional Planning and Assessment needs volunteers to review Weave plans! How can I help? As a volunteer, you should be familiar with Weave OR best assessment practices. You do not ne...