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Family Medicine with or Without OB (Academics in Texas)

Texas Tech University - Paul L. Foster School of M | El Paso, TX, United States

Posted Date 11/21/2022

TTUHSC El Paso Seeks Family Medicine Physicians

The Department of Family and Community Medicine at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine is recruiting for board certified MD or DO applicants for full time Faculty positions at the Assistant/Associate Professor level in a department that enjoys strong institutional support. These departmental faculty positions are designed to address the needs of the expanding medical education program

The Paul L. Foster School of Medicine has an innovative curriculum for medical students. The third year clerkship in family medicine currently is 6 weeks in length, combined with a 15 week-long longitudinal selective experience of one half-day per week. There is currently an 8-8-8 ACGME-accredited family medicine residency program. Both residents and faculty see patients in a modern Family Medicine Center with a state of the art electronic medical record system. There is also a strong ACGME-accredited Sports Medicine Fellowship Program.

The department also enjoys a successful clinical research division with the focus on cancer prevention and population health. The department has an active inpatient service at the University Medical Center of El Paso, and also admits patients to the El Paso Children’s Hospital. Duties will include direct patient care, primarily at the main clinic site in northeast El Paso, numerous opportunities to supervise and teach family medicine residents in the outpatient and inpatient settings, and teach medical students across all four years of the medical school curriculum. Scholarly activity is also expected of all faculty. The successful candidates will receive faculty appointments at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor, together with a competitive salary and benefits package.


 · M.D. or D.O. degree

 · Completion of an ACGME-accredited family medicine residency program

 · Board certification in family medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine

· Texas medical licensure or eligibility for Texas medical license

Additional training or experience in obstetrics for the candidates interested in practicing obstetrics
Emerging regional national reputation for the rank of Associate Professor

Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. 

As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Family Medicine with Obstetrics (FPO)
Practice Type
Single-spec. gr. | Academic
Available Date

Contact Info

Tony Castaneda
Director of Provider Recruitment
Facility Name
TTUHSC El Paso-Transmountain
Facility Description
Our school's educational program consists of an integrated curriculum that is designed around clinical presentations within organ-system based courses. Clinical presentations are the ways in which a patient presents to a physician. Students learn anatomy, biochemistry, physiology, and other basic science concepts and content needed to understand specific clinical presentations at the time that the presentation is being addressed. This approach enhances knowledge comprehension and has been shown
Community Description
The city of El Paso is nestled between the beautiful Franklin Mountains and the Rio Grande and resides at the confluence of Texas, New Mexico and Mexico. Its residents enjoy more than 300 days of sunshine a year, numerous outdoor pursuits, as well as a vibrant city life at an affordable cost of living.

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