100 Future Doctors Receive White Coats

Monday, July 30, 2018
On Saturday, July 28, the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine's 100-student class of 2022 received their first white coats as part of the time-honored White Coat Ceremony.

On Saturday, July 28, the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine (PLFSOM) class of 2022 received their first white coats as part of the time-honored White Coat Ceremony….

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School of Medicine Reaccredited for 8-Year Term

Friday, July 27, 2018
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso’s medical education program has been granted full accreditation for eight years without citations by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME), the best possible outcome of an application for continuing accreditation.

TTUHSC El Paso successfully concludes third accreditation cycle of 2018.

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‘The Tummy Doctor’ Takes Tummy-Trouble Questions on The Exam Room

Thursday, July 26, 2018
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Stomach troubles can be uncomfortable in more ways than one. It’s often embarrassing to share these symptoms with your physician, but it’s important to do so, because they…

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PodMed TT – Walmart vs. Medicare for Prescription Drug Costs

Friday, July 27, 2018
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If you’re a Medicare beneficiary on any of a host of generic drugs for common medical conditions like diabetes or high blood pressure, you may be economically better…

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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 07/16/18

Monday, July 16, 2018
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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso brings you up to speed on this week’s news and events. Check it out!

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Decontamination Exercise Prepares Medical Residents for Radiation Incident

Friday, July 20, 2018
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A quiet Friday morning learning about radiology at University Medical Center of El Paso turned into a crash course in decontamination for 22 emergency medicine and radiology residents…

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PodMed TT – Citizen Participation in Tick Research

Friday, July 20, 2018
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Can citizen participation in scientific research teach us about ticks and their habits? As Rick and I discuss on PodMed TT this week, the answer is a resounding…

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TTUHSC El Paso Successfully Concludes Institutional, Programmatic Accreditation Cycles

Thursday, July 26, 2018
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In June, TTUHSC El Paso achieved one of its most important milestones in its five-year history as a stand-alone university: institutional accreditation by the Southern Association of Colleges…

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How Is That Dental School Coming Along? Q&A With Dean Black

Monday, July 16, 2018
Oral health is a lot more important than most people think. In fact, if you take good care of your teeth, you’re taking care of your whole body, says Richard Black, D.D.S., M.S.Dr. Black would know. Having practiced dentistry in El Paso for nearly 40 years, he’s seen it all — decaying teeth, inflamed and infected gums and even mouth cancer.

By 2021, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso expects to open its fourth school, the Woody L. Hunt School of Dental Medicine. Once approved, the WLHSDM…

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