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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

News

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Farewell & Going Home Reception - Melanie Clevenger

Please join us in saying au revoir and well wishes to Melanie Clevenger who has been part of the... MORE

Save the Date - Student Research Week 2019

Make sure to mark your calendars for the 31st annual Student Research Week, which will be... MORE

Expert in Placental Pathology, Carolyn M. Salafia, to Speak at Ellen Noel Art Museum in Odessa, TX

Where : Ellen Noël Art Museum           ... MORE

Mental Health First Aid - USA

Sometimes first aid isn't a bandage or CPR. Sometimes, first aid is you. A person you know... MORE

TTUHSC AMARILLO Pharmacy has 2018-19 Influenza & Shingrix vaccines available

Run by the pharmacy and get your 2018-19 Influenza Quadrivalent  vaccine today! ... MORE

 

Events

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Oct24

Regional Healthy Aging and Dementia Research Symposium

To educate health care professionals, researchers, faculty, staff, and students about recent... 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