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."
Register today for Mixing Milk + Meds: Assessing Infant Risk during Breastfeeding featuring Drs. Thomas Hale and Kaytlin Krutsch of the Infant Risk Center. This free virtual webinar will be held Wednesday, June 15th from 12:00-2:00pm MT and is hosted by the American Heart Association with support from the CDC’s grant to improve Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health. Two (2.0) CME credits are available free of charge and providers in El Paso will be eligible to receive the Infant Risk app subscription free for one year.
Registration Link: https://heart.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_rAGZmjbBRb-BavlusdJukg
We welcome pharmacists, pediatricians, general practitioners, lactation consultants, midwives and OB/GYNs and any others you think might be interested.
Jeffrey Michael Spier, MD
El Paso County Medical Society
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