The Scope Weekly News Letter
Did you know?
In 1973, Maria Elena Acevedo Flood became the first employee at the El Paso campus, established as a Regional Academic Health Center for the TTU School of Medicine.
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.
A TTUHSC El Paso faculty member is taking on the challenge of rising obesity rates and obesity-related cancers in our community.
Madeline Dixon, PLFSOM Class of 2022, decided to become a doctor in the eighth grade after having knee surgery.
This week’s topics include incentivizing people to take heart medication and the best way to have your esophagus resected.
Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing students receive their first white coats.
Participate in and share information about our events, conferences, and continuing medical education activities that are open to the public.
Review the epidemiology of geriatric and obese patients with acute rib fractures.
TTUHSC El Paso students will perform community service in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.
During a Facebook Live, Dr. Gajendran will answer questions about the causes, symptoms and treatment of hypertension.
L. Aimee Hechanova, M.D., FACP, FASN, will discuss the Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) update and more.
Ei Khin, M.D., will discuss the major changes in current 2017 clinical practice guidelines for screening and management of childhood hypertension.
Rohali Keesari, Pharm.D., M.P.H., will discuss common statistical errors and how to avoid common statistical flaws and pitfalls.
Expand your career options and knowledge about the health sciences while engaging in exciting and interactive workshops for free.
Shi will discuss, "War and Peace Within Oral Microbiome Community."
Surgery/Trauma Grand Rounds – "What Is So Special About Special K?" Sub-Dissociative Ketamine for Anangesia in the Emergency Department – Feb. 21Michelle Aguirre, Pharm.D., will examine the benefits and risks of ketamine for acute pain management in the emergency department.
Advice to improve your application, improve your GPA and more.
The conference objective is to enhance interpersonal interactions within health care.
Culture and Diversity
Find out what lectures, panel discussions, and presentations are coming up from the Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Global Health.
Bending the Arc is the story of three young people barely out of their teens who begin a public health revolution.
Poster session will focus on research related to cultural competence and diversity.
Read articles by TTUHSC El Paso researchers recently published in PubMed.
Concentrated growth factor exudate enhances the proliferation of human periodontal ligament cells in the presence of TNF‑α.
Stay up-to-date with campus announcements, informational sessions, and trainings.
IT will begin the migration of the Windows 7 operating system to Microsoft Windows 10.
Faculty Development Course XVII – Best Practices of Technology-Assisted and Online Learning – Jan. 25
Discuss principles of good practices for online teaching, learning and more.
Learn about creating an IRB application using iRIS and basic data analysis using OpenEpi.