Institutional Review Board (IRB)

What is an IRB? The Health Science Center at UT Tyler has two Institutional Review Boards (IRBs). Each IRB meets monthly and is properly constituted to review all submissions and types of research. The IRB is charged with the responsibility of reviewing, prior to its initiation, research involving human participants. One of the IRB’s priorities … Read more

Human Research Protections Program

  The Health Science Center at UT Tyler (HSC) Human Research Protections Program (HRPP) is responsible for protecting the rights and welfare of research participants, as well as ensuring excellent scientific research is conducted ethically and in compliance with all federal, state, local regulations, and institutional policies. What we do All human-participant research conducted by … Read more

Research, Centers and Institutes

In the relentless pursuit of cures for some of the most challenging diseases of our time, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler investigators conduct research that includes clinical, translational, and basic science aimed at improving the quality of human life. As a testament to our capability and strength, UTHSCT investigators successfully conduct […]

The Center for Biomedical Research

As a university medical center, it’s our mission to serve Northeast Texas and beyond through innovative research. The faculty and staff at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler’s Center for Biomedical Research are advancing healthcare one discovery at a time. The research performed here each day plays a significant role in how […]

Texas Lung Injury Institute

The Texas Lung Injury Institute (TLII) provides state of the art research that advances our understanding about the pathogenesis of lung disease and its treatment. To promote this vital research, UT Health Science Center created the Texas Lung Injury Institute (TLII) in 2004. Recent exciting discoveries made by TLII investigators promise to improve therapy for … Read more

Texas Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (TIOSH)

What is TIOSH® The Texas Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (TIOSH®) is the occupational and environmental medicine program of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler, the clinic is located within the UT Health East Texas North Campus Riter Center. TIOSH® was created to offer a total program concept to assist companies and […]

Rural and Agricultural Occupational Medicine

The Texas Institute for Occupational Safety and Health® (TIOSH®) was first awarded a Training Project Grant from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) in 2007 to offer innovative training for Occupational Medicine residents in the areas of rural and agricultural occupational medicine. This nationally competitive grant is the first training project grant […]

Researcher’s Welcome

Welcome Friends, The Center for Biomedical Research at The University of Texas Health Science Center Tyler is well known at the national and international levels for research contributions in the fields of lung injury, microbiology, and immunology. Recently, the biomedical research program has expanded to include investigators with a primary interest in the area of […]

Training Opportunities

At PHLET, our goal is to assist you in training your laboratory personnel in the area of laboratory preparedness. We accomplish this currently through a couple of specialized courses, both offered here at PHLET. In addition, we also have a variety of online training resources that we can connect you with. Online Training Resources MediaLab […]