Ms. Jane Gilmore of Dallas was appointed by Gov. Greg Abbott to serve the Texas Tech University System Board of Regents as Student Regent for a one-year term, expiring May 31, 2019. She is the 13th student to serve on the board and is the fifth to represent Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC).
As a student regent, she serves on the Academic, Clinical and Student Affairs Committee.
Gilmore is a student at TTUHSC School of Medicine and will complete her Doctor of Medicine in May 2019. She has been heavily involved with the TTUHSC Government Association, serving both as Vice President of Finance and School of Medicine Senator. She also served as treasurer for the TTUHSC Ophthalmology Club and is a founding member of the Association of Women Surgeons Club.
Additionally, Gilmore is active with the Texas Medical Association as a Medical Student Section representative. She also represents Medical Student Section on the TEXPAC executive committee.
Gilmore earned a Bachelor of Arts in biological sciences with a minor in psychology from Northwestern University and a Master of Science in physiology from the University of Michigan. In addition to her extensive academic and leadership experience, Gilmore is a published researcher.