Excellence in medical care is the center of our philosophy for house staff education. We provide our residents with a comprehensive training environment, which fosters a spirit of inquiry and the desire to learn and share knowledge with one another.
The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is a rich and diverse group of physicians, scientists, professionals and support people who join in the agenda of learning, caring and healing. If you are a young physician considering further professional development, consider joining us!
Residency & Fellowship Programs
The goal of medical education (residency training) is to become certified by the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) to practice in a medical specialty. The Texas Tech residency programs are developed in the context of the Physician General Competencies as expressed by the ABMS and the ACGME. Those are:
- Patient Care
- Medical Knowledge
- Practice-Based Learning and Improvement
- Interpersonal and Communication Skills
- Systems-Based Practice
If you are a young physician considering further professional development, consider joining us!
In August of 1996, the Health Sciences Center expanded its commitment to make a difference in the lives of West Texans by offering a Doctor of Pharmacy degree through the Texas Tech School of Pharmacy.
Our mission is to enhance the lives of the diverse people of Texas and beyond, through excellence and innovation in: educating health-care practitioners, researchers, and educators, providing pharmaceutical care and service, and advancing knowledge through scholarship and research.
Our residency program will present residents opportunities to develop ongoing, cutting-edge advances in ENT clinical service, research and teaching, which are so vital to an academic environment. This is a excellent opportunity.
Steven L. Berk, M.D.
Executive Vice President, Provost and School of Medicine Dean Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Residents Ready For The Real World of Medicine
“We’re ready for the real world,” said Pradeep K. Selvaraj, M.D., one of 28 residents honored during the ceremony who completed a residency in the Department of Internal Medicine. “I feel so strongly about the program. TTUHSC trains us so well that I know we are all ready for our next step. More