The Scope Weekly News Letter
Did you know?A number of useful resources for organizational effectiveness are available from the Office of Institutional Research and Effectiveness (OIRE) web site at this link: elpaso.ttuhsc.edu/oire/Resources.
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.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso is one of six research centers tasked by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to study how COVID-19 may have long-term effects on the stomach and other regions of the GI tract.
TTUHSC El Paso Receives $45,000 Gift from El Paso Electric for Dental School, Clinic and University Initiatives
Majority of funds are for Hunt School of Dental Medicine, Texas Tech Dental Oral Health Clinic.
Nergiz Rossetti, CMA, is an occupational health clinical assistant in the Department of Occupational Health.
Dr. Brower presented a virtual keynote address at the inaugural International Conference in Medical Education at National Sun Yat-sen University.
2020 community faculty award recipients were honored through virtual ceremonies.
Dr. Cruz-Flores participated in the AAN Institute's 2020 Diversity Leadership Program.
The Foster School of Medicine welcomes faculty and students from all TTUHSC El Paso schools to use the LEMM for collaborative research projects.
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 convalescent plasma for early COVID-19, new dietary guidelines, a diabetes drug for graft-versus-host disease, and parsing COVID-19 vaccines.
Events, conferences, and continuing medical education activities open to the public.
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.
Every year, more than 12,000 new cases of cervical cancer are diagnosed, according to the American Cancer Society.
"Pediatrics Through The Lens of a Plastic and Hand Surgeon: Bringing The Invisible to Light," presented by Shawn Diamond, M.D.
"Pediatric Submersion Injuries," presented by Michael D. Parsa, M.D.
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Presented on Webex.
Save the Date: Mental Health and Substance Use in the Time of COVID-19: A Border Perspective - April 8
Presented on Zoom.
Presented on Webex, this event will give health care providers a forum to discuss therapeutic options for cancer treatment.
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.
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.
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 the 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.
"Graduate Medical Education During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Opportunities for Improvement," presented by Armando Meza, M.D.
"From Face-to-Face to Remote Education: Opportunities and Challenges of the COVID-19 Era," a panel discussion moderated by Courtney M. Queen, Ph.D.
"Creating and Submitting an iRIS Application," presented by Myrna Arvizo.
"Addressing IRB stipulations via iRIS," presented by Myrna Arvizo.
"Leading Your Lab Team," presented by Anna M. Eiring, 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.
Stocked with staple items, the pantry is available for free to all students in need.
Dr. Blake Busey selected as chair; Dr. Nagela Sainté-Thomas selected as chair-elect.
Get to know the members of the new council.
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.
GATA1 downregulation in prefibrotic and fibrotic stages of primary myelofibrosis and in the myelofibrotic progression of other myeloproliferative neoplasms
Myeloid/Lymphoid Neoplasms Associated With Eosinophilia and Rearrangements of PDGFRA, PDGFRB, or FGFR1 or With PCM1-JAK2
Association of Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor 1 (PAI-1) 4G/5G Polymorphism and Susceptibility to SLE in Egyptian Children and Adolescents: A Multicenter Study
Stay up-to-date with campus announcements, informational sessions, and trainings.
Hoodies, polo shirts and caps are available from Proper Print Shop's online store.
Welcome to the TTUHSC El Paso family!
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.