• June 26, 2022


Record Number of Paul L. Foster School of Medicine Students

After four arduous years of medical school, 99 Paul L. Foster School of Medicine (PLFSOM) students found out Friday where they will serve their medical residencies. The class of 2019 included a record 16 medical students who were matched with residencies in El Paso. “Residents often remain in the region in which they are trained, […]Read More

PLFSOM Students Place Second at State Competition

A five-member team of Paul L. Foster School of Medicine (PLFSOM) students finished in second place out of seven Texas medical schools at the inaugural Shift 2018 – Texas Health Challenges Case Competition at Texas A&M College of Medicine. The event, held Sept. 22-23, aimed to develop innovative solutions to improve health care delivery in […]Read More

TTUHSC El Paso’s School of Medicine Reaccredited for 8-Year Term

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso’s (TTUHSC) medical education program has been granted full accreditation for eight years without citations by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME), According to TTUHSC officials the announcement is the “best possible outcome of an application for continuing accreditation.” The LCME is the U.S. Department of Education-recognized […]Read More

Third Annual Hearts for Sparks Golf Classic Set for Saturday

The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso) Paul L. Foster School of Medicine (PLFSOM) will hold its third annual Hearts for Sparks Golf Classic to benefit the Medical Student Run Clinic (MSRC) located in the community of Sparks. Started in 2013 by PLFSOM students, the clinic operates twice a month […]Read More

TTUHSC El Paso to Hold Spring 2017 Commencement Friday, Saturday

This week, TTUHSC El Paso will graduate its fifth class of physicians and its sixth class of nurses. Eighty-seven students from the PLFSOM are eligible to earn their Doctor of Medicine and receive their doctoral hoods Friday evening. TTUHSC El Paso President Richard Lange, M.D., M.B.A., will give the keynote address. Forty-three students from the […]Read More

HSC El Paso’s Tech Talk campus news & events: 1/13/16

It’s back for 2016, so take a moment to enjoy this week’s Tech Talk: HSC El Paso video! Tech Talk: HSC El Paso provides you with a roundup of information and events happening on our city’s campus. Highlights include the TTUHSC El Paso campus in snow, one staffer with a very popular cartoon series on YouTube, and […]Read More