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Community Outreach


Lectures are from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Academic Classroom Building Room 100 (3601 4th Street).

During each lecture, coffee, tea and snacks are provided. Parking in lot D-1 and D-2. Click here for a Parking Map.




September 28, 2016

"Healthy Living for a Healthy Heart"

Scott Shurmur, MD
Medical Director and Division Chief
Department of Cardiology
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center


October 26, 2016

"It's All in Your Head"

Katie Hendley, MD
Neurologist/Movement Disorder Specialist
Covenant Medical Group


 November 16, 2016

"The Basics of Alzheimer's"

Hannah Ives
Community Outreach Specialist, West Texas Chapter
Alzheimer's Association National Organization

January 25, 2017

"Muscle Strength and Aging"

Ty B. Palmer, PhD, CSCS
Assistant Professor, Department of Kinesiology & Sports Management
Texas Tech University


February 22, 2017

"Nutrition for a Healthy Heart"

Allison Kerin, MS, RD, LD
Director of Employee Wellness & Recognition
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center


March 22, 2017

Sarah Hancock, RN, SCRN
UMC Health System


April 26, 2017

Yazan Alderazi, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center


May 24, 2017

Sameer Islam, MD, MBA












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