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Discovery to Improving Health

Research resides at the core of any great university. At TTUHSC, research thrives across schools and disciplines. Our faculty, staff and students continually win new research grants and awards to promote the prevention of disease and the treatment of illness. It’s research that can be directly applied to patient care in Texas and to the world beyond.

TTUHSC Research

The Office of Research provides leadership, direction and management of research administration, infrastructure and services for faculty, staff and students. We oversee the operations of the following areas:

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“We have passion for addressing diseases. The goal in our research will translate into products for the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of diseases.”

Afzal A. Siddiqui, Ph.D.

Vice President Institutional Collaborations


Donate to Research at TTUHSC

Without research, advances in medicine will stop, but your donations can continue the advancement of groundbreaking research at TTUHSC. With each new discovery, our research will fuel innovation, prevent disease, and lead to better patient outcomes.

Research Department Mission

Our mission is to promote and support research by providing high quality service to investigators, foster new research initiatives, promote the prevention of disease and the treatment of illness, motivate and educate future leaders in health sciences and serve as an advocate for the value of research in an educational setting. 


Clinical Research Institute

Promoting Patient-Orientated Research is one of the driving factors of the TTUHSC Clinical Research Institute. The Institute was established in October 2010 with the assigned mission to facilitate the conduct of clinical research by TTUHSC faculty. MORE


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Dr. Brendan Mackay receives award.

Dr. Brendan Mackay, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, received an award from Axogen for the evaluati MORE

Dr. Linda McMurray receives funding.

Dr. Linda McMurray, School of Nursing, and Executive Director of the Larry Combest Community Health MORE

Dr. Luis Cuello received a Welch Foundation Award

Dr. Luis Cuello, Department of Cellular Physiology and Molecular Biophysics, received a Welch F MORE

Dr. Lani Selvan receives CPRIT award

Dr. Lani Selvan, Department of Family Medicine, Permian Basin received funding from the Cancer Preve MORE

Dr. Lan Guan received an NIH award

Dr. Lan Guan, Department of Cellular Physiology and Molecular Biophysics, received an R21 award from MORE



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OGH Lecture- Impacts of Dust Storm Particles on Human Lung Cells

The TTUHSC Office of Global Health (OGH) invites you to attend an ongoing lecture series on issues r MORE