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"New Program" Seeking Rheumatologist (Texas)

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

Posted Date 10/01/2018

"New Program" Seeking Rheumatologist 

TTUHSC El Paso is seeking a Fellowship trained Rheumatologist physician to become part of a team of core faculty, dedicated to address the health disparities of this region, and in addition, play a role in the development of a new set of clinical and educational programs; that includes a 10-10-10 residency program. 

To accomplish this, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso and Tenet Healthcare collaborated in developing a teaching hospital designed to serve and educate medical students, nursing students and resident physicians.

The following link will provide you with a snapshot of our institution's growth, so please contact me if this is of interest -

The successful candidate for this position:

  • Employed by TTUHSC El Paso at an academic rank of Assistant Professor or higher
  • Will play a key role in the delivery of the curriculum to Internal Medicine residents
  • Provide inpatient and outpatient care
  • Provide teaching experiences for medical students and resident physicians

The position requires:  

  • M.D. / D.O.
  • Licensed in Texas or eligible for unrestricted medical licensure in the State of Texas
  • Successful completion of an ACGME accredited Internal Medicine Residency Program
  • Successful completion of an ACGME accredited Rheumatology  Fellowship Program
  • Experience and/or demonstrated interest in teaching medical students and residents
  • BC/BE at time of hire

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, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.


Rheumatology (RHU)
Practice Type
Multi-spec. gr. | Academic
Available Date

Contact Info

Tony Castaneda
Director of Provider Recruitment
Facility Name
TTUHSC El Paso Transmountain
Facility Description
The Westside, Transmountain Practice of Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso provides our community with superior care for their many health needs, both primary and specialty care. In partnership with The Hospitals of Providence Transmountain Campus, we deliver easily accessible, prompt and timely services across the outpatient and hospital locations. As the foremost academic center in the El Paso region, our physicians combine expert clinical knowledge with leading research to
Community Description
About El Paso El Paso has been ranked one of the safest cities in America, for a community of its size. Nestled between the Franklin Mountains and the Rio Grande, city residents enjoy: - 300 + days of sunshine a year - Hiking - Vineyards/wineries - Historic/cultural sites - Museums - Zoo - Biking, casinos, golf courses, shopping, fine dining, theater, minor league baseball/soccer games - International airport centrally located - Affordable cost of living - Area well known for the to

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