School of Medicine in Amarillo
Since 1978, the TTUHSC School of Medicine in Amarillo has trained medical students and residents with particular emphasis in clinical care. More than 70 medical students and 75 residents receive training on the campus each year.
Because of superior bed-side teaching, a high faculty-to-student ratio, and a wide range of clinical facilities, our student and resident educational experiences are highly rated.
Training sites include:
- On-campus Texas Tech Phyisicans clinics
- Three area hospitals
- Local health department
- Texas Panhandle Centers Behavioral and Developmental Health
- Area nursing homes
- Private physician offices
Research in Amarillo includes NIH-funded investigators in cancer immunology. Faculty participate in many multicenter clinical trials in cancer treatment. Our newly established Faculty Clinical Research Unit assists students and residents to collaborate with faculty and to prepare abstracts and case reports.