The Scope Weekly News Letter
Did you know?The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences offers a 10-week Summer Accelerated Biomedical Research program for undergraduate students. Learn more about the program here.
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.
FirstLight Federal Credit Union gives $80,000 to fund multiple initiatives within the university’s four schools.
TTP El Paso is the official health care provider for El Paso's USL Championship professional soccer team.
Rajiv Rajani, M.D., is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon and orthopaedic oncologist.
Meet Desirae Favela, associate director of faculty recruitment with the Office of Faculty Affairs.
Watch Dr. Lange’s video to learn more about our Values-Based Culture initiative.
Chief of Infectious Diseases Dr. Armando Meza answers your questions.
A variety of resources are available for health care workers leading the fight against COVID-19.
Front-line health care professionals are invited to use the tent, located outside TTP El Paso on Alberta Avenue.
TTUHSC El Paso, TTP El Paso and local organizations ask for your help to reduce the risk of COVID-19 in our community.
Visit the Student and Employees section of our microsite.
This week's topics include blood clots and COVID-19, neuropsychiatric sequelae of COVID-19, age at natural menopause in the U.S., and excess pandemic deaths.
Events, conferences, and continuing medical education activities open to the public.
"High Risk Exposures in Children," presented by Prashant Joshi, M.D.
"Opioid Sparing in Medicine: Different Considerations," presented by Karinn Chambers, M.D., Jasper Mesarch, D.O., Fabrizzio Delgado, M.D., and Michael Romero, Pharm. D.
"Everyday Resilience: Three Practical Steps You Can Take to Thrive Today," presented by Gail Gazelle, M.D.
"Review of the ATS Clinical Practice Guidelines for Childhood Interstitial Lung Disease
(chILD)," presented by
Endy A. Dominguez Silveyra, M.D., FAAP.
Learn about the cancer-prevention program as well as how to cook a delicious recipe.
"Functional Neurological Disorder: An Updated Understanding and Therapeutic Approach," presented by Gaston Baslet, M.D.
The Southwest Center for Pediatric Environmental Health and the Department of Emergency Medicine presents this Webex educational series.
TTUHSC El Paso has a program to help protect your oral health: Tiempo de Vacunarte.
Presented on Webex, this event will give health care providers a forum to discuss therapeutic options for cancer treatment.
Presented by the Southwest Center for Pediatric Environmental Health and TTUHSC El Paso.
Learn how wearing a mask and other mitigation practices drive virus transmission rates down and how these practices affected the 2020-2021 flu season.
As part of a research study, Texas CARES is providing up to three free COVID-19 antibody tests over a six-month period to Texans 5-80 years of age.
The Department of Molecular and Translational Medicine seeks to understand the impact and behavior related to COVID-19 among our border population. The first 460 individuals to complete the survey will receive a $10 Visa gift card. (One-card limit per individual).
Call the mental health hotline or visit the Virtual Relaxation Room.
Women 40 years of age or older can be eligible for a $25 Visa gift card by completing the Breast Cancer Education, Screening and Navigation Program (BEST) survey.
Hosted by Rio Vista Behavioral Health from 6 to 7 p.m. every Wednesday.
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 topics.
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.
An introduction to epidemiology, biostatistics, and social science research.
How faculty can successfully apply adult teaching and learning principles in face-to-face and online learning environments.
How to design and deliver effective in-person or online sessions with a positive impact on adult learners.
How to develop a quality online course in four phases: planning, designing, developing and implementing.
Presentations provide knowledge and skills for effective online teaching.
This course provides information on eLearning technology available to TTUHSC El Paso faculty and staff.
Learn how to access and navigate the library website, use EndNote Online and the Cite While You Write plugin, write copyright permissions and identify predatory publishers.
This course will guide participants through the process of writing a scientific article and submitting it to a peer-reviewed journal.
"Patient Safety and Quality Improvement in Graduate Medical Education," presented by Armando Meza, M.D.
"Assessment and Feedback," presented by Jesica Urbina, Ph.D., and Stormy Monks, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Culture and Diversity
Find out what lectures, panel discussions, and presentations are coming up from the Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Global Health.
Presented as part of the Diversity and Global Health Perspectives Lecture Series.
Stocked with staple items, the pantry is available for free to all students in need.
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.
Ischemic Contracture following Compartment Syndrome Diagnosed 16 Months after Total
Knee Arthroplasty: A Case Report and Review of the Literature
Complete Vision Loss after Laparoscopic Hysterectomy
Evaluation and management of urethral foreign bodies and description of a novel ultrasound-guided catheter-based extraction technique
Stay up-to-date with campus announcements, informational sessions, and trainings.
Welcome to the TTUHSC El Paso family!
The Office of Sponsored Programs has updated the policy to offer flexibility for principal investigators, department chairs/deans and grant administrators.
Research proposal LOIs must be submitted no later than 2 p.m. MT Friday, April 30, 2021.
Apartment community welcomes TTUHSC El Paso faculty, staff, students and residents.
Join this employer-based team walking challenge.
Learn about the proper use of university logos, stationery, PowerPoint templates and other branding assets. Virtual trainings are once a month on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m.
Payroll & Tax Services is offering online training for the new Manual Leave Adjustment application.
Hoodies, polo shirts and caps are available from Proper Print Shop's online store.
The Foster School of Medicine welcomes faculty and students from all TTUHSC El Paso schools to use the LEMM for collaborative research projects.
As campus-wide moves take place, the Department of Safety Services would like to remind personnel about electrical/fire safety issues.
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.