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Discovery to Improving Health

Research resides at the core of any great university. At TTUHSC, research thrives across schools and disciplines. Our faculty, staff and students continually win new research grants and awards to promote the prevention of disease and the treatment of illness. It’s research that can be directly applied to patient care in Texas and to the world beyond.

TTUHSC Research

The Office of Research provides leadership, direction and management of research administration, infrastructure and services for faculty, staff and students. We oversee the operations of the following areas:

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FEATURED RESEARCHER:

My laboratory is investigating the immunological mechanisms responsible for the tissue damage observed in the inflammatory bowel diseases (Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis) and in graft vs. host disease.  A major goal of our research is to translate our scientific discoveries into new therapeutic strategies to treat these immunological disease.

Matthew B. Grisham, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair Vernon and Elizabeth Haggerton Chair in Gastroenterology   Department of Immunology and Molecular Microbiology

 

Donate to Research at TTUHSC

Without research, advances in medicine will stop, but your donations can continue the advancement of groundbreaking research at TTUHSC. With each new discovery, our research will fuel innovation, prevent disease, and lead to better patient outcomes.

Research Office Mission

Our mission is to promote and support research by providing high quality service to investigators, foster new research initiatives, promote the prevention of disease and the treatment of illness, motivate and educate future leaders in health sciences and serve as an advocate for the value of research in an educational setting. 

 

Clinical Research Institute

Promoting Patient-Orientated Research is one of the driving factors of the TTUHSC Clinical Research Institute. The Institute was established in October 2010 with the assigned mission to facilitate the conduct of clinical research by TTUHSC faculty. MORE

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42nd Annual Pediatric Postgraduate Conference

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Department of Pediatrics and the Office of Continuing M MORE

The Summer 2018 Issue of PULSE is Now Available Online!

To read the newest issue of PULSE magazine, please visit: www.ttuhsc.edu/alumni/pulse Featured MORE

Cooler Giveaway - SnoCones!

Join the Employee Love Fund of the Amarillo TTUHSC Campus as we kick of the ELF fundraising season b MORE

Welcome the Newly Elected Staff Senators

The Staff Senate would like to welcome the newly elected Staff Senators.  Please take the time MORE

Call for Symposium Proposals - Organization for the Study of Sex Differences

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Jul20

Master of Science in Data Science

Our Masters of Science in Data Science is geared toward training poeple to be business analysts.Prog MORE

Aug21

Community Health Worker Certification Course

Are you or someone you know interested in becoming a certified Community Health Worker?If so, p MORE

Oct24

Regional Healthy Aging and Dementia Research Symposium

To educate healthcare professionals, researchers, faculty, staff, and students about recent trends i MORE

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Research Opening Gates for Better Targeting Drugs

Researchers at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) Department of Cell Physiology and Molecular Biophysics and the Center for Membrane Protein have determined the kinetic cycle of a potassium channel at atomic resolution. MORE