The Scope Weekly News Letter
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In 2007, the patient clinics of El Paso’s regional school of medicine (now TTUHSC El Paso) united under the name Texas Tech Physicians of El Paso.
The TTUHSC El Paso Difference
Stay in-the-know by attending TTUHSC El Paso events, lectures, and presentations, and learning about initiatives and trainings on campus.
Thanks to a partnership between the El Paso Independent School District and TTUHSC El Paso, students at Maxine Silva Health Magnet High School can take part in a program in which they will be given conditional acceptance to the Hunt School of Nursing’s Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing program.
Eighteen El Paso-area college students representing the Collegiate Double T Health Professions Honor Society placed in the Top 5 or better in the Competitive Events Program at the HOSA-Future Health Professionals state Spring Leadership Conference, held March 28-30 in San Antonio.
Texas Tech Physicians of El Paso surgical oncologist Ioannis Konstantinidis, M.D., brought his expertise on gastrointestinal cancers to the latest episode of “The Exam Room,” on Tuesday, April 9.
Rotary Club of El Paso scholarship helps Foster School of Medicine student follow her dreams.
Maxine Silva Health Magnet High School students now have a fast track to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, thanks to a partnership between the El Paso Independent School District and Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso.
PodMed TT – A Discussion on Multiple Physician Involvement in a Diagnosis and Heart Disease in Sudden Cardiac Death
This week’s topics include best treatment after sudden cardiac death, getting more physicians involved in diagnosis, low-dose aspirin and lung cancer prevention, and reducing amyloid and Alzheimer’s disease.
Spring into Wellness 2019 information on parking, attire, and acitivites.
Participate in and share information about our events, conferences, and continuing medical education activities that are open to the public.
Three presenters will review how to properly prepare an NIH biosketch and compare a personal statement with an executive summary.
Clinical Manifestations of Childhood Tuberculosis. Breakast: 7:30 a.m – 8 a.m.
Please join us as we celebrate 42 years of dedication to our university and wish a happy retirement to Manuel Schydlower, M.D.
Come to this session and learn more about the City of El Paso walking trails, the health benefits for walking, and taking short breaks at work for mental wellness.
This session will inform participants on how to define mindfulness and mindful practice, and describe how mindfulness can be used to prevent burnout and cultivate compassion in the physician-patient relationship.
Monitoring Volume and Fluid Responsiveness. Participants will learn how to review the principles of volume monitoring in the critical and non-critical patient.
Prospects for pre-clerkship curriculum alignment with AAMC's vision for entrustable professional activities as a framework for the transition to competency-directed medical education.
The participant will learn how to recognize the symptoms of burnout, the difference between burnout and stress, and will review the science behind it.
Participants will learn important information from our medical specialist, behavioral therapist and parent advocate, such as: ADHD diagnosis and treatment, tips for families on how to help a child with ADHD, school accommodations and parent resources.
TTUHSC El Paso cardholders will be given out, while supplies last.
Save the date for the 11th Annual Spectrum of Healthcare from Mother to Child.
Metabolic Stress Hormone FGF21: From Thirsty to Thin. Hosted by Peter Rotwein, M.D.
Commencement and pinning ceremony will be held at The Plaza Theater at 10 A.M.
Commencement will be held at The Plaza Theater at 2 P.M.
An Interactive Pathology-Oncology Joint Conference
This year's Summer Medical Camp will be from June 24 – July 31. Applications avaliable April 19.
This session will teach participants how to identify one or more resources for financial planning and for personal improvement in regard to professional development. Lunch will be provided for the first 30 participants.
Read articles by TTUHSC El Paso researchers recently published in PubMed.
Splice-Break: exploiting an RNA-seq splice junction algorithm to discover mitochondrial DNA deletion breakpoints and analyses of psychiatric disorders.
Stay up-to-date with campus announcements, informational sessions, and trainings.
Welcome to the TTUHSC El Paso family.
Effective immediately, vehicles parking within the UMC visitor garage belonging to TTUHSC El Paso employees will be subject to a citation or impoundment by use of an auto boot.
Starting on April 15, 2019, the TTUHSC El Paso libraries will only accept credit/debit cards for payment of library fines, fees and services. Click for more information.
We are excited to announce that upon completion of several transition steps involving the federal government during the first months of 2019, TTUHSC El Paso is now a fully independent university with the authority to submit its own grant proposals.
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Your feedback is very valuable. Annual aggregated results are shared with senior leadership to inform decision-making and strategic planning.
The first open-office-hour event of the year! Committee Administrators and compliance personnel will be available to answer questions. Snacks and beverages will be available.
Discuss services provided by the Office of Faculty Development at TTUHSC El Paso.
Consultation services start April 1 for scholarly and research projects.
Come to this important training session to learn how to prepare for and respond to this emergency situation.
Faculty and staff photos will be taken from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the AEC Faculty Lounge.
Learn about Faculty Burnout and Resilience and the Faculty Wellness Program, as well as Conflict Resolution and Negotiation.
Neurology Research Physician Team and Neurology Residents at the TTUHSC El Paso Paul L. Foster School of Medicine Present Abstracts – May 4
Abstracts will be presented in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
This is a medical coding training session for coders, billers and all other interested staff and faculty. The intent of this training is to refine the skills of our coding and billing staff as well as our faculty.
The Breast Cancer Alliance is accepting applications for funding for its Young Investigators Grants program. Deadline to submit information to the Office of Vice President for Research (OVPR) is May 15, 2019.
Kaltura MediaSpace will push an important security update on May 5.
OVPR Seed Grant Applications Are Now Available. Application Deadline is 3 p.m. on June 3.
In episode No. 2, host Ajay Pratap Singh, M.D., FAAP, and his guest Thomas C. Mayes, M.D., M.B.A., discuss influenza, available treatments and strategies to prevent the illness.