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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 Street
Lubbock TX 79430

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 February (2014) Sunbutter sandwiches a regular snack for allergy concerned Lubbock area schools Google Alerts.
  • 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:

  • "With Every Breath You Take..." Maintaining Pulmonology Health TTUHSC, Lubbock, TX; October 2013.
  • A Balancing Act. CIS School in Primary Immunodeficiency Clinical Immunology Society, Miami, FL; September 2012.
  • Allergic Rhinitis Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO; August 2012.
  • Clinical Case Presentation: Association between Well’s syndrome and Churg-Strauss syndrome Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO; August 2012.
  • Role of Apoptosis in Autoimmunity. Research in Progress Pathobiology Unit, St. Louis, MO; February 2012.

Selected Contracts and Grants:

  • Evaluation of double negative T cells and somatic mutations in autoimmunity 2011-2013
    Awarded by Washington University, St. Louis
    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.
  • Bary M. Golwater Scholarship, Texas Tech University, 2000.
  • Earl Camp Award, Texas Tech University, 2000.
  • Bary M. Golwater Scholarship, Texas Tech University, 1999.

Selected Scheduled Teaching:

  • Internal Medicine Resident Continuity Clinic - Fall 2013

Selected Non-Credit Instruction Taught:

  • Healthy Aging Lecture SEries - 2013
  • Allergy & Immunology - 2013
  • Primary Immunodeficiency - 2013
  • Allergic Rhinitis and Sinusitis - 2013
Date last updated: 4/14/2014
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