The Beat - September 2017 | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
TTUHSC students walking through Lubbock campus courtyard.

September 2017 Edition (Archives)

Amarillo faculty, staff recognized at annual ceremony

TTU System Chancellor Tedd L. Mitchell, M.D., was in Amarillo July 28 for the annual Distinguished Staff and Years of Service Awards presentation to recognize faculty and staff from all TTUHSC schools. MORE»

TTUHSC Amarillo Service Awards

ABC²4WT grant extended

The Breast Center of Excellence learned Aug. 16 that funding for its ABC²4WT program would be extended by the Cancer Prevention Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) for an additional three yearsMORE»

Breast Center for Excellence

White coat ceremony highlights pharmacy school boot camp

The School of Pharmacy welcomed its 116-member Amarillo Class of 2021 into the pharmacy program with a White Coat Ceremony Aug. 13 at the Amarillo Civic Center Grand PlazaMORE»

TTUHSC Pharmacy White Coat Ceremony

Employees receive Texans Caring for Texans recognition

Three employees from TTUHSC-Amarillo were honored Aug. 10 at the Texans Caring for Texans ceremony. The award recognizes state employees in the Texas Panhandle for the effort they put forth to positively impact their communities. MORE»

Texans Caring for Texans

Leadership is a family affair for Lenamon

A graduate of the TTUHSC-Abilene campus, and current pharmacy resident in Amarillo, recently received the Dean’s Student Leadership Award for the Abilene campus. MORE»

Hannah Lenamon

One solar eclipse, two perspectives

TTUHSC staff, faculty and students witnessed a piece of history Aug. 21 by viewing the first total solar eclipse in the contiguous U.S. since 1979. MORE»

TTUHSC faculty and staff view the solar eclipse.

Our HSC provides bottle fillers in Amarillo

As the Our HSC campaign reaches its one-year anniversary at TTUHSC-Amarillo, the initial fruits of the employee-funded giving initiative have provided four water bottle refill stations recently installed across campus. MORE»

Our HSC Bottle Fillers

Pharmacy students enjoy back-to-school picnic

Pharmacy students returned to campus at the School of Pharmacy's back-to-school picnic Aug. 23. MORE ON FACEBOOK»

TTUHSC Pharmacy Picnic

Pharmacy students prepare for future at annual conference

A group of TTUHSC pharmacy students and faculty attended the Texas Pharmacy Association Conference last month in San Antonio. They attended many presentations, and took part in a pair of competitions. MORE»

Texas Pharmacy Association

Poison center schedules next Medication Cleanout events

The fall collection cycle for Medication Cleanout, an important community program started by the Texas Panhandle Poison Center, has been scheduled. The event will be held Oct. 28 on the Amarillo campus. MORE»

Medication Cleanout

Scholarships send grad students to vascular conference

Two graduate students from the TTUHSC-Amarillo campus, used travel scholarships to attend the North American Vascular Biology Organization (NAVBO) Vasculata July 24-27 at the University of Illinois in Chicago. MORE»

TTUHSC Amarillo Grad Students

GiRL Power 2017 Announced

The Laura W. Bush Institute for Women’s Health invites those with 10- to 13-year-old daughters to GiRL Power 2017, a program designed to promote self-esteem, develop life skills and inspire positive motivation in pre-teen girlsMORE»

GiRL Power 2017

WX app available

Amarillo’s Office of Emergency Management (OEM) has partnered with Ping4Alerts! to provide citizens in Amarillo and throughout Potter and Randall counties with emergency notifications. MORE»

ping4alerts! logo

The Beat is a monthly electronic newsletter produced by TTUHSC Office of Communication & Marketing for Amarillo faculty, staff, students and other stakeholders. All Amarillo faculty and staff are automatically subscribed to the email version.

Please send any information you'd like to include in The Beat to Justin Patterson at

Website | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Archives