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Saturday, April 19, 2014

Scheduled Network Maintenance for Texas Tech Medical Center South West

TTUHSC Network Engineers will be installing network equipment upgrade on the TTMCSW campus (Quaker and South Loop 289) April 12-20th. During each of the maintenance windows users in the affected areas will experience interrupted network connectivity. The ...

Clinical Transformation Grand Rounds series:

How We Learned To Stop Resisting And Happily Implement The Electronic Health Record Wednesday, April 30, 201412:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.Lubbock – ACB 120 (**RSVP for lunch reservation)Techlinked to:Amarillo – HSC 4717Odessa – HSC 2C91*** El Paso – AEC 235**...

Global Health Lecture Series featuring Greg Miller, MD - Physicians Aiding Physicians Abroad

The 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 person...

Preston Smith Library Presents Micromedex

Please join the Preston Smith Library, Lubbock, as we demonstrate MICROMEDEX on Thursday, April 24, 2014 from 11:30-1:00 on the second floor of the HSC near the cafeteria. MICROMEDEX, a drug-information resource, provides evidence-based, unbiased clinical...

Ethics Grand Rounds Series:

Medical Marijuana: How It Pertains To The LawPresented by: Cheryl Erwin, J.D., PhDAssociate Professor, Department of Medical Education and Department of PsychiatryDirector, Center for Ethics, Humanities, and SpiritualityMonday, April 21, 2014 12:00 p.m. –...

Scheduled Network Maintenance for Texas Tech Medical Center South West

TTUHSC Network Engineers will be installing network equipment upgrade on the TTMCSW campus (Quaker and South Loop 289) April 12-20th. During each of the maintenance windows users in the affected areas will experience interrupted network connectivity. The ...

Faculty Candidate for Department of Pharmacology and Neuroscience Presents Rachel J. Smith, Ph.D.

School of Medicine Presents Faculty Candidate for Department of Pharmacology and Neuroscience Rachel J. Smith, Ph.D. Thursday, April 24, 2014 ACB 120 10:00 am - 11:00 am

The 19th Annual Alexander D. Kenny Memorial Lecture Presents Guest Speaker, Sasanka Ramanadham, PhD

The Nineteenth Annual Alexander D. Kenny Memorial Lecture Presented by the Department of Pharmacology and Neuroscience Presents Guest Speaker: Sasanka Ramanadham, Ph.D. Tuesday, April 22, 2014 ACB 120 10:00 am

Register your child for TTU Rec Sports Youth Summer Sports Camp!

Rec Sports Youth Summer Camp is two weeks full of fun, athletic activities designed for all skill levels, ages 7-14. Each session may include activities such as archery, rock climbing, swim lessons, and team sports. It is not a goal to improve camper skil...

Distinguished Seminar Program Series Presents Speaker

The Distinguished Seminar Program Series presents Milton L. Brown, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor, Edwin H. Richard and Elisabeth Richard von Matsch Endowed Chair in Experimental Therapeutics and Director of the Center for Drug Discovery and Development...

Let Your Voice Be Heard and Enter for a Chance to Win a $500 Scholarship

Students: Today (Tuesday, April 15) you have received an email invitation to participate in the Student Satisfaction Survey or the Interprofessional Teamwork Perceptions Scale. Fill out your survey and enter for a chance to win a $500 scholarship. We are ...

Healthy Aging Lecture Series: Health Care Choices for the Aging Population

TTUHSC Garrison Institute on Aging invites you to a lecture featuring Tommie Farrell, MD, Associate Professor // Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship Director//Department of Family and Community Medicine Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center/...

Crossing's Cafe Menu

New Happenings & Featured Items: NEW Green Chile Cheddar Potato Soup on Tuesday!! Chicken Philly Sandwich in World on Wednesday, Tuna Sub in the Go Cooler All WeekThis Week’s Just4U 500 Calorie or Less Offerings:Strawberry Feta Salad

E.L.F. Raffling Yeti Cooler

The E.L.F. -- Employee Love Fund -- will be raffling off a Yeti Tundra Cooler (White 45-quart). This raffle is open to the public, and they would love to have everyone's support. The tickets are $5 each, and the drawing will be held on May 21, 2014, just ...

March of Dimes / Blue Jeans For Babies - April 8th

Do you like wearing blue jeans to work? Do you feel more productive wearing jeans? If so, read on..... TTUHSC, in support of the March of Dimes campaign, will offer 3 dates to wear blue jeans. For a donation of $4.00 (each date) to the March of Dimes camp...

Living On One Dollar

The International Medicine Club & The Office of Global Health invite you to a special film screening. LIVING ON ONE DOLLAR Friday, April 25 ACB 110 12:00 noon Living On One Dollar follows the story of four young friends who set out to live on j...

Global Perspectives Film Series featuring The Final Inch

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. The Final Inch Date: Thursday, April 24 Time: 12:00 noon CT Location: Lubbock - ACB 240 El Paso - MEB...

Dollar-A-Day: A Poverty Awareness Event

The International Medicine Club will host the Fifth Annual International Dollar-A-Day Poverty Awareness Event benefiting Breedlove Foods Inc from 6 to 8 p.m. May 2 at the Legacy Event Center, 1500 14th St.Featuring John Thomas, M.D., founder of Operation ...

Light Up the Night 5K Run

Light Up the Night, a 5K run sponsored by Lubbock City Lights, will take place at 7 p.m. May 3 on the Texas Tech main campus beginning at the Robert H. Ewalt Student Recreation Center. Registration is $20. Register before April 16 and get a glow-in-the-da...

Everyone is Invited! Latino/Hispanic Faculty & Staff Association monthly meeting

Everyone is Invited! Latino/Hispanic Faculty & Staff Association monthly meeting-Tuesday, May 13 Enjoy lunch on us! Learn more about this organization open to anyone interested in networking and participating at TTU/TTUHSC. Officer elections will be h...

Latino/Hispanic Faculty & Staff Association monthly meeting-Tuesday, May 13

Everyone is Invited! Latino/Hispanic Faculty & Staff Association monthly meeting-Tuesday, May 13Enjoy lunch on us! Learn more about this organization open to anyone interested in networking and participating at TTU/TTUHSC. Officer elections will be he...

OLLI & Alumni Association presents A Tale of Two 'Ologies' in the Study of Human Health

OLLI & Alumni Association presents "A Tale of Two 'Ologies' in the Study of Human Health"-April 30 This talk will focus on and draw connections between two 'ology's': Human Biometerorology and Environmental Health Epidemiology. Examples will be provid...

OLLI & Alumni Association presents "Immigration in France & the U.S"-April 29

OLLI & Alumni Association presents "Immigration in France & the U.S.: A Historical and Cultural Comparative Analysis"-April 29 Join us as we compare the histories and structures of U.S. and French immigration movement. Professor Hafid Gaffiti will...

OLLI & Alumni Association presents "Food Safety for the Home"-April 28

One in six Americans will contract a food-borne illness this year. This two-day workshop will focus on food safety at home and how simple techniques such as hand-washing and preventing cross-contamination can reduce the risk of food-borne illness in the h...

TTUHSC Harrington Library Closed Easter Sunday

The TTUHSC Harrington Library will be closed on Easter Sunday, April 20, 2014. Regular hours will resume on Monday, April 21, 2014.Regular Library Hours are:7:30 am – 11:00 pm Monday – Thursday7:30 am – 5:00 pm Friday9:00 am – 5:00 pm Saturday2:00 pm – 10...

OLLI & Alumni Association presents "OLLI Film Series: Casablanca (1942)

OLLI & Alumni Association presents "OLLI Film Series: Casablanca (1942) directed by Michael Curtiz"-April 24 Starring Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, and Paul Henreid. The film is set in unoccupied Africa during the early days of World War II: An Ame...

OLLI & Alumni Association presents "What is the Supreme Court Thinking?"-April 22

This class explores cases currently before the Supreme Court of the United States to see what the dispute is about, why is it in front of the Supreme Court, and what the Court might think about it. This semester, the class will look at a case involving th...

TTUHSC at El Paso Holiday Schedule 2014 - 2015

2014 Sep 1 / Monday / Labor Day Nov 27 / Thursday / Thanksgiving Day Nov 28 / Friday / Thanksgiving Holiday Dec 24 / Wednesday / Christmas Eve Dec 25 / Thursday / Christmas Day Dec 26 / Friday / Christmas Holiday Dec 31 / Wednesday / New Year’s Ev...

FEMALE DRINKERS NEEDED!!

FEMALE DRINKERS NEEDED!! Earn up to $25 for participating in a study.This study has been approved by the TTU Human Subjects Review Board.