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Kenneth Nugent

Kenneth Nugent

  • Other
  • Medical Director
  • Director
Office Phone: 806-743-3155
Email: kenneth.nugent@ttuhsc.edu
Mail Address: 3601 4th St Stop 9410
Lubbock TX 79430

Positions:

  • Other, Other 2014-Present
  • Other, Other Turkey 2013-Present
  • Other, Other Lubbock, TX 2013-Present
  • Other, Other 2012-Present
  • Other, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX 2011-Present

Post Doctoral Education:

  • Pulmonary Fellow: University of Iowa, 1978
  • Medicine Resident: University of Iowa, 1976
  • Research Associate: Laboratory of Streptococcal Diseases, NIH, 1974
  • Medicine Intern: University of Iowa, 1972

Education:

  • MD: Washington University, 1971
  • BA: Universitiy of Texas, 1967

Selected Publications:

  • Wondimagegnehu, N & Ruthirago, D & Tantrachoti, P & Nugent, Kenneth February (2015) A rare presentation of disseminated histoplasmosis mimicking metastatic cancer in apparently immunocompetent individual 63, 2, 386.
  • Panikkath, D & Panikkath, R & Sultan, A & Adiga, A & Klomjit, S & Nugent, Kenneth February (2015) A reliable ECG sign of widow maker artery disease, the Wellens’ Sign 63, 2, 352.
  • Tseng, J & Sigler, M & Edriss, H & Turner, A & Selvan, K & Nugent, Kenneth February (2015) A self-extubation case series in an ICU after the introduction of an early mobilization project 63, 2, 414.
  • Panikkath, D & Hosiriluck, N & Gadwala, S & Panikkath, R & Mohammed, A & Nugent, Kenneth February (2015) An interesting observation on PET-CT scan in patient with anaplastic carcinoma 63, 2, 380.
  • Panikkath, D & Panikkath, R & Adiga, A & Mohammed, A & Nugent, Kenneth February (2015) An unusual cause of lower gastrointestinal bleeding 63, 2, 364.

Selected Presentations:

  • Citalopram overdose can cause noncardiac pulmonary edema Southern Society for Clinical Investigation, New Orleans, LA; February 2014.
  • Diffuse alveolar hemorrhage: A rare complication post eptifibatide infusion in a peripheral percutaneous intervention Southern Society for Clinical Investigation, New Orleans, LA; February 2014.
  • Gait characteristics in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Southern Society for Clinical Investigation, New Orleans, LA; February 2014.
  • The effect of sleep counseling in women wanting to lose weight: A pilot study Southern Society for Clinical Investigation, New Orleans, LA; February 2014.
  • Pseudomonas lung abscess-unusual cause for cavitary lung lesion Southern Society for Clinical Investigation, New Orleans, LA; February 2013.

Selected Contracts and Grants:

  • LWBIWH: INTERVENTION STUDY IN WOMEN WANTING TO LOSE WEIGHT 2012-2014
    Awarded by
    in the amount of $8,400
    Principal
    Clinical Service Related
  • Aging and Quality of Life in the Southwest: A Comprehensive Competency-Based Program to Strengthen Physicians’ Training in Geriatrics 2006-2010
    Awarded by
    in the amount of $1,997,947

    Instructional Related
  • Healthy aging in the Southwest: training residents for community-based care 2003-2006
    Awarded by
    in the amount of $242,627

    Instructional Related

Selected Awards:

  • Outstanding Clerkship Educator, TTUHSC, 2014.
  • Outstanding Physician, TTUHSC, 2013.
  • Dean's Unsung Hero Award, Department of Internal Medicine - TTUHSC, 2009.
  • Clinical Science Teaching Award, TTUHSC, 2007.
  • Teaching Academy Member, TTUHSC, 2007.
Date last updated: 4/16/2015
Clinical Interests

Clinical problems in pulmonary disease

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