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Dr. Shailesh Bobby Jain Hopes to Increase the Number of West Texas Child Psychiatrists Through a New Fellowship Program

Dr. Shailesh Bobby Jain is head of a new fellowship program that intends to increase mental health resources for children and families in West Texas. The program is an expansion of Texas Tech University Health Services Center’s existing child psychiatry  … Continue reading

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First Rural Medical Residency Opens on U.S./Mexico Border Through Texas Tech Health Sciences Center Permian Basin

There’s a crisis in the nation’s healthcare. The lack of family doctors, an issue throughout the U.S., is a problem felt most acutely in rural regions, which lacks doctors of all specialities. But a possible solution to make up this … Continue reading

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Dr. Katharine Hayhoe, an Author of National Report on Climate Change, Looks at West Texas

We spoke with Katharine Hayhoe about the Third National Climate Assessment, which made headlines this week. Hayhoe is one of the study’s lead authors and she directs the Climate Science Center at Texas Tech. We talked about the potential impact of climate … Continue reading

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West Texas Kids Get into GEAR

What do you get when you mix legos, robots and kids? KXWT’s Lana Straub reports the answer is equal parts fun and education. I’m standing in a gym in the Rec Center at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas. You … Continue reading

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