Welcome to El Paso County Medical Society
The El Paso County Medical Society (EPCMS) was established in 1898, with a membership of approximately 800 physicians, residents, and medical students. It is the professional organization for physicians in El Paso County. The Executive Board is the governing body of the EPCMS.
The activities of the El Paso County Medical Society (EPCMS) must be in compliance with our mission statement and six goals, which were established by our members and are reviewed annually.
"The purpose of this Society shall be to unite and bring into one organization those physicians of the El Paso County as provided in the Constitution and Bylaws: to unite with similar societies in Texas to form the Texas Medical Association, to extend medical science; to elevate the standard of medical practice; to enlighten and direct public opinion so that this society and its members may become more useful to the public in the prevention and cure of disease; to secure the enactment and enforcement of legislation that will provide the best practice of medicine; to foster good relations among its members. The Society shall have the right and authority to promote proper relations among its members and to these ends enact bylaws regulating such matters."
Juan M. Escobar, M.D.2014 PresidentEl Paso County Medical Society
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INTRODUCING THE ROTACARE/TEXAS TECH FREE CLINIC
This free clinic is the result of many hours of hard work,
coordination, cooperation and the desire to create a worthy example of what Rotary
International is all about. The Rotary Club of el Paso, Texas is celebrating
its 100th anniversary in 2014. The club voted as its centennial project the
creation of this clinic, called ROTACARE. In coordination with Texas Tech
University School of Medicine there will be staffing by medical students and
Resident physicians under the supervision of Texas Tech Faculty from the
Department of Medicine - as well as Pediatrics. The Clinic is officially titled
RotaCare/Texas Tech Free Clinic and Dr. Richard McCallum, Founding Chair and
Professor of Medicine at Texas Tech University, School of Medicine is the
Medical Director. The Assistant Medical Director is Dr. Pedro Blandon, Program
Director of the Internal Medicine Residents.
The clinic is located on 301 Schutz Street at the San Paulo
Lutheran Mission. The building is the only tan building on the compound.
Grand Opening is scheduled for September 13, 2014 at 9:00
am. Come join Dr. McCallum, Dr. Blandon, and the Medical Students and Residents
for this joyous occasion.
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The Texas Department of State Health Services – Vital Statistics Unit would like to invite the El Paso County Medical Society to our 58th Annual Vital Statistics Conference.
We have a webpage for the conference and the registration is now open. http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/vs/field/58annualconference.shtm
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