The Beat - April 2018 | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
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April 2018 Edition (Archives)

Amarillo Medical Students Celebrate at Match Day

Fifty-four graduating students from the School of Medicine in Amarillo participated in the 34th annual National Residency Matching Program, also known as Match Day, on March 16 at the Amarillo Country Club. MORE>>

Amarillo Match Day

Pharmacy Students Find Residency Matches

On March 20, fourth-year pharmacy students interested in completing a residency after graduation found out where they would spend the next 1-2 years of their training at Phase I of Residency Match Day. MORE>>

Pharmacy Match Day

New Treatment Described at Lunch & Learn Program

Tim Bowles, senior administrator for the Department of Psychiatry in Amarillo, was the featured speaker at the first in a three-part Lunch & Learn series hosted by the Laura W. Bush Institute for Women’s Health. MORE>>

Tim Bowles

Pharmacy Faculty Earn Promotions

At its March 2 meeting, the Texas Tech University System Board of Reagents approved the promotion of four School of Pharmacy faculty members and the promotion and tenure of another. MORE>>

School of Pharmacy Faculty

REMEDY Program Collects Items for Those in Need

As part of the REMEDY (Recovered Medical Equipment for the Developing World) program, TTUHSC students from the School of Medicine in Amarillo collected unused medical equipment from our area to send to communities in need across the globe. MORE>>

REMEDY Program

Grad Student Earns Travel Award

The American Society of Microbiology (ASM) recently selected Anwar Hossain, a Ph.D. candidate in the School of Pharmacy’s Graduate Program in Pharmaceutical Sciences, to receive the ASM Student and Postdoctoral Travel Award AAR to attend ASM Microbe 2018. MORE>>

Anwar Hossain

Medical Students Honored at VA Ceremony

The Amarillo VA Healthcare System recognized four medical students from the TTUHSC campus in Amarillo March 30 as part of Women’s History Month. The students were honored with an “I Care” pin to wear on their white coats from the Department of Veterans Affairs. MORE>>

Amarillo VA Ceremony

Cancer Screening Information Fair to Take Place April 14

Texas Tech Physicians is hosting a cost-free cancer screening information fair for the general public from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 14 at SimCentral. This event is also free to all TTUHSC staff, students and faculty. MORE>>

SimCentral Building

Casino Night Raises Money for St. Jude

More than 140 students, faculty and alumni from the School of Pharmacy came out to the Amarillo Botanical Gardens March 9 for Casino Night, an annual event benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. MORE>>

Casino Night

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