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James Tarbox

James Tarbox, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Allergy and Immunology
Office Phone: 806-743-3155
Email: james.tarbox@ttuhsc.edu
Mail Address: 3601 4th St Stop 9410
Lubbock TX 79430-9410

Positions:

  • Assistant Professor, Allergy and Immunology, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX 2013-Present
  • Hospitalist, Clinical Associate, Cleveland Clinic Foundation Cleveland, OH 2008-2010
  • Research Assistant, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX 2000-2003
  • Undergraduate Research Assistant, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX 1997-2000

Post Doctoral Education:

  • Allergy & Immunology Fellow: Washington University School of Medicine, 2013
  • Resident: Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 2008

Education:

  • MD: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 2005
  • BS: Texas Tech University, 2000

Selected Publications:

  • Tarbox, James & Keppel, M & Topcagic, N & Mackin, C & Abdallah, B & Baszis, K & White, A & French, A & Cooper, M April (2014) Elevated Double Negative T Cells in Pediatric Autoimmunity Journal of Clinical Immunology.
  • Tarbox, James & Wedner, H November (2011) Efficacy and Safety of Cyclosporine in Pediatric Chronic Urticaria/Angioedema American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, 107, 5, A25.
  • Tarbox, James & Fields, A & Richards, T October (2003) Pre-Anesthetic Assessment of a Patient Concerned About Smallpox Infection Anesthesiology News, 29, 10, 9-12.

Selected Presentations:

  • Management & treatment of food allergy. April 2015.
  • When to see an allergist? April 2015.
  • Food allergies for primary care. Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, Texas; April 2015.
  • Concurrent Familial Cold Autoinflammatory Sydrome and Rheumatoid Arthritis. American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI), Houston, Texas; February 2015.
  • When to see an allergist Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX; March 2014.

Selected Contracts and Grants:

  • Evaluation of double negative T cells and somatic mutations in autoimmunity 2011-2013
    Awarded by
    in the amount of $50,000

    Clinical Service Related

Selected Awards:

  • Internal Medicine Senior Resident of the Year, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 2008.
  • Chrysalis Scholar, American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, 2005.
  • Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship, Texas Tech University, 2000.
  • Earl Camp Award, Texas Tech University, 2000.
  • Bary M. Golwater Scholarship, Texas Tech University, 1999.

Selected Scheduled Teaching:

  • MSCI6107 General Principles Multisystem Disorders and Cancer - Fall 2015
  • 3rd Year Internal Medicine Clerkship - 2015
  • Internal Medicine Resident Sub-specialty Conference - Allergy - 2015
  • MSII Rheumatoid arthritis, Spondyloarthropathies and Sjögren's Syndrome - 2015
  • Infectious Disease Program Conferences - Fall 2014

Selected Non-Credit Instruction Taught:

  • Efficacy of Grass Pollen Allergen Sublingual Immunotherapy Tablets for Seasonal Allergic Rhinoconjunctivitis - A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis - 2015
  • Life as an Allergy Specialist - 2015
  • The inflammasome, autoinflammatory disorders and cold weather - 2014
  • TRECs are for kids! What next if they are low? - 2014
  • Healthy Aging Lecture SEries - 2013
Date last updated: 12/3/2016
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