Center of Excellence for Integrative Health | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
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Consisting of academic scholars committed to integrative health research, the Center of Excellence for Integrative Health seeks to support the strategic objectives and academic mission of School of Medicine and TTUHSC in enhancing research and research-related education.


As a center, we strive to improve the health of individuals through integrative health research discoveries and high-quality education.


Our focus includes: 

  • Fostering and facilitating synergistic, interdisciplinary, transdisciplinary, and interprofessional collaboration
  • Assisting the professional development of new researchers
  • Promoting thoughtful and compassionate healthcare at all levels by assisting supporters in conducting innovative research
  • Promoting research-associated educational opportunities for medical students.

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Chwan-Li (Leslie) Shen, PhD, CCRP
Founding Director
(806) 743-2815