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Announcements

Monday, February 8, 2016

Interviewing a Patient w/Asthma/COPD

Amarillo will need 7 SP's M-Wed.1:00-4:15 p.m. (2/8-2/10) Thursday and Friday (2/11-2/12) 4 SP's 1:00-4:15 p.m.

Interviewing a Patient w/Asthma/COPD

To be determined. SP's will be needed

CHW Workforce Development Center Lunch and Learn: February 16

The CHW Workforce Development Center invites community health workers to bring their lunch and join us for 1-hour of DSHS-certified continuing education credit. This month’s topic is health literacy. The class will be held from 11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. on ...

Lubbock Library Committee Meeting

The Lubbock Library Committee will meet at 3:00-4:00 PM on Monday, February 8th in the Rare Books Room. All TTUHSC faculty, students, and staff are welcome to attend.

IMPORTANT CHANGES FOR THE UPCOMING 2015-16 STAFF PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT CYCLE:

Start planning now to ensure that all supervisors and employees are incompliance with changes to completion dates and requirements. Employee Self-Assessments are due December 31, 2015. Merit eligibility requires an evaluation to be on file. All staff eval...

Payroll Services January / February 2016 Newsletter

In this issue: Tax Form Distribution 2015 Form 1095-C FAQ's on 2015 W-2 Forms Payroll Calendar Fringe Projection Application Holiday Schedule

2016 Nurse Practitioner Conference

Registration Information: 3601 4th Street, Room ACB100Class SchedulesThursday March 3 Registration: 8:00 a.m. – 8:25 a.m. Class: 8:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. Lunch: Noon – 1 p.m. Friday March 4 Registration: 8 a.m. – 8:25 a.m. Class: 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Lunch:...

Presidential Diversity Speaker Series featuring HSF: Promoting Higher Education and Diversity

Presidential Diversity Speaker Series HSF: Promoting Higher Education and Diversity Speaker: Amber Luna, President, Hispanic Scholarship Fund Scholar Chapter, Student Ambassador, College of Arts & Sciences, President, Sigma Iota Epsilon, Political ...

GIA Aging and Alzheimer's Disease Journal Club

Please join the GIA Aging and Alzheimer's Disease Journal Club for their February meeting on Tuesday, February 23rd at 12 pm in GIA Conference Room 4A 125. Dr. Chandra Sekhar Kuruva will be discussing the paper: Multitarget Drug Discovery for Alzheimer's ...

Department of Immunology & Molecular Microbiology Seminar Series Presents Clinton MacDonald, Ph.

The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Department of Immunology & Molecular Microbiology, Spring 2016 Seminar Series Presents:Clinton MacDonald, Ph.D.Wednesday, February 10th 1C125B9:00 am - 10:00 am

OLLI presents “Dating the Earliest Inhabitants of the Americas”-February 15, 2016

Radiocarbon dating is the standard in archaeology for determining how old organic remains are in the past. A review of the history and advances in radiocarbon dating are discussed as well as how radiocarbon ages are interpreted.For more information, visit...

Global Health Lecture Series featuring Dr. Dennis - Understanding the Health Profile of Immigrants

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...

International Women’s Day Celebration

The Global Health Alliance (GHA) along with the American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA) and the Office of Global Health (OGH) will host TTUHSC’s inaugural International Women’s Day Celebration. In order to constantly remind ourselves of the power and ...

Department of Public Health Presents: Faculty Candidate Sanggon Nam, PhD, MS

Global Aging and Older Mexican Americans HealthMonday, February 8, 2016 12-12:45pmRoom ABSOP 2200 via TechLink, TTUHSC-AbileneRoom ACB 260H via TechLink, TTUHSC-LubbockDr. Sanggon Nam earned his Master of Science degree in Sociology from Clemson Universit...

Department of Public Health Presents: Faculty Candidate Hasanat Alamgir, PhD, MBA

Improving Worker Health and Safety In A Developing Country: The Western Retailers-Led InterventionTuesday February 9, 2016 12-12:45pmRoom ABSOP 2200 via TechLink, TTUHSC-AbileneRoom ACB 260D via TechLink, TTUHSC-LubbockRSVP-Lubbock campus-Beth Petersen at...

Preston Smith Library's New Laptop Area

Come check out our newly created space in the Learning Research Center (LRC) to work on your laptops or study! Food/drink is allowed and no library card is required for this new area. For more information, please call 806.743.2213.

How To Obtain Federal Funds for Research that is Commercializable: The SBIR/STTR Program

How To Obtain Federal Funds for Research that is Commercializable:The SBIR/STTR Program Sponsored by:Dr. Michael Conn, Senior Vice President of Research, Texas Tech Health Sciences Center-Lubbock Dr. Robert V. Duncan, Senior Vice President of Research,...

Research Study related to Anxiety and Muscle Tension

We are looking for individuals who experience anxiety along with muscle tension or tightness that is distressing and/or may interfere to some extent with your daily life. If you think this may apply to you, this study may be beneficial. This study provide...

Global Perspectives Film Series featuring More Than a Month

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. More Than a Month Date: Thursday, February 11, 2016 Time: 12:00 noon CT Location: ACB 240 Shukree Hass...

Fidelity Retirement Account Consultant Spring Visits

Michael Quiroga, your Fidelity Workplace Planning and Guidance Consultant, will be on the Lubbock Health Sciences Center Campus on the following dates to answer questions about your Fidelity Account. Wednesday, January 27 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Room: 1B2...

Lincoln Financial Retirement Account Consultant Spring Visits

The Lincoln Financial Representative, Charles Davenport, will be on the Lubbock Health Sciences Center Campus to answer questions and help with you retirement account needs on the following dates: Wednesday, January 27, 2016 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Room: HSC...

TTU Presidential Lecture & Performance Series: Black Violin

Texas Tech University Presidential Lecture & Performance Series PresentsBlack ViolinFriday, February 12, 2016TTU Allen Theatre -7:00 pm TTU Students - 1 FREE ticket with valid TTU ID at the SUB ticket booth TTU Faculty & Staff receive a discount ...

Preston Smith Library Construction

The 3rd floor of the PSL will be undergoing replacement of the overhead lighting. Plant Ops will begin setting up equipment on Wednesday, January 13 and will start working on Friday, January 15. The project will last from 4-6 weeks. Please expect some noi...

World Congress on Ultrasound in Medical Education Conference

2016: Save-the-DateWorld Congress on Ultrasound in Medical Education Save The Date 2016September 23rd – 25th, 2016 Thursday September 22nd (Check-in and evening reception) Friday September 23rd (Full Conference day) Saturday September 24th (Full Conferenc...

Get Fit State Agency Challenge!

The Get Fit State Agency Challenge begins January 17, 2016. Participating gives you the chance to earn 4 hours of time off! See Flyer for details.

2016 Emergency Generator Testing

Routinely scheduled testing of the emergency generator and its components at the HSC facility in Lubbock will be performed on the first and third Tuesday of each month from 5:00am – 6:00am (see attached calendar). These tests are performed to comply with...

Dock Renovations

Beginning November 15, 2015, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center will be conducting renovations on the loading dock that are expected to end April 1, 2016. The number of loading bays will be reduced from eight to four. We will also lose service ...