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To promote, support, develop, and encourage research in the Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery while enhancing faculty/resident development and improving quality of patient care.


To advance orthopaedic research through excellence in collaboration, communication, and advocacy.


To be a leading forum for new musculosketal research findings. Facilitate current and new innovative orthopaedic research. Promote the importance of musculosketal research and the  need for increased, sustainable funding.

Contact information:

Cyrus Caroom, MD
Assistant Professor
Director of Research

Nancy E Swinford, R.T.(R)(ARRT),CCRC
Clinical Research Coordinator
TTUHSC Orthopaedic Surgery
3601 4th St., MS 9436
Lubbock, TX 79430
Phone: (806)743-2569
Fax: (806)743-2541