The Scope Weekly News Letter
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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.
The gift will help undergraduate students facing financial hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The school welcomed 116 new students with the time-honored White Coat Ceremony.
Recruitment for internal medicine and psychiatry residencies begins this fall.
Visit the Student and Employees section of our microsite.
This week's topics include a look at transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in South Korea, a review of studies relative to transmission of SARS-CoV-2, inappropriate use of cardiac stents, and risk of breast cancer death after DCIS.
Events, conferences, and continuing medical education activities open to the public.
Effective Oct. 31, 2020, Dr. Mehta will no longer see patients at TTP El Paso.
In this issue, the Border Coalition for Fitness offers readers highlights from the Step Bootcamp, fitness success stories, trail suggestions, a Q&A about the benefits of walking, and more.
Make an appointment to donate blood 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. in the Subway Lounge.
Be a step millionaire: Maintain 10,000 steps a day for 100 days to hit 1 million.
"Gender Dysphoria: The Role of a Psychiatrist," presented by Shivani Mehta, M.D., and Charles Odom, M.D.
"Chronophysiology of Sleep," presented by David F. Briones, M.D. and Karinn Chambers, M.D.
"The Gatekeepers’ Essential Guide for Spinal Dysraphism," presented by Mark M. Souweidane, M.D.
The Aspen Institute Latinos and Society Program is looking for the first cohort of Woody and Gayle Hunt - Aspen Institute Fellows.
Presented on Webex.
Presented on Webex.
Presented by the Department of Pathology, this conference is designed to familiarize health care professionals with real-life cases of neoplastic diseases, their diagnosis and treatment.
These virtual sessions will take place twice a month from through December 2020.
This online activity, directed by Jennifer Salinas, Ph.D., M.S.W., addresses patient
experience, barriers to care, physician bias, consequences of bias and other related
"Initiation of a Telehealth Visit," presented by Diego De La Mora, M.D., FACP.
This online activity is intended for TTUHSC El Paso faculty and requires no fees for receiving credit upon completion.
Free hotel rooms, special offers and discounts for El Paso health care workers.
Take advantage of telehealth services.
Institutional Faculty Development Program 19
This program is designed to help faculty apply adult teaching and learning principles face-to-face and online.
An overview of program blocks and online courses.
Upcoming live teleconferences that will complement online adult teaching and learning courses.
"Program Overview; Housekeeping and Networking; Introduction to the Adult Teaching and Learning Course," presented by Sanja Kupesic Plavsic, M.D., Ph.D.
"The Educational Cycle," presented by Sanja Kupesic Plavsic, M.D., Ph.D.
"Learning Formats," presented by Sanja Kupesic Plavsic, M.D., Ph.D.
Culture and Diversity
Find out what lectures, panel discussions, and presentations are coming up from the Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Global Health.
The Diversity and Global Health Perspectives Lecture Series welcomes guest speaker Nalinda Charnsangavej, M.D.
Would you like to learn conversational Spanish to improve the quality of patient care? Click for more information on learning Spanish in a group setting.
The Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Global Health is looking for fluent Spanish speakers to serve as facilitators in the Spanish Lab.
Read articles by TTUHSC El Paso researchers recently published in PubMed.
Stay up-to-date with campus announcements, informational sessions, and trainings.
Click here to register for a town hall session presented by Dr. Lange, discussing COVID-19, MSB II and task force remmendations to address the dismantling of racism across our university.
Welcome to the TTUHSC El Paso family!
Photos will be taken from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the AEC 202 Faculty Lounge. Please note the special instructions for reserving a time and masking/social distancing.
The IT Department would like to remind all faculty, staff and students about the proper process for responding to an IT security incident.
Reminders for students, faculty and staff.
Click here for more information on parking at TTUHSC El Paso.
Some things to consider before clicking suspicious links.
Click to view TTUHSC El Paso holidays.