TTUHSC Professors Receive Highest Faculty Honor

The Texas Tech University System Board of Regents approved the appointments of Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center faculty Sherry Sancibrian and Thomas Hale as Grover E. Murray Professors.

Grover E. Murray Professors are faculty members who have attained national and international distinction in their fields for outstanding research, excellence in scholarship and creative achievement.

Sancibrian is a professor in the School of Health Professions, she has been a faculty member with the Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences since 1984. She is associate chair for the department and program director for the Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology.

Hale, a professor of pediatrics and executive director of the InfantRisk Center,  joined the TTUHSC School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics in 1981. He is an accomplished researcher with more than $2.7 million in research grant support.

Hale is also an accomplished author and recently published the 20th edition of his book, “Medications and Mothers’ Milk,” with Springer Publishing of New York. This book is sold worldwide in four languages, and has sold over 1.5 million copies to date.

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