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Profile for Dolores Buscemi

Dolores Buscemi

Dolores Buscemi

  • Member of an Institute
  • Medical Director
  • Associate Professor
Office Phone: 806-743-3150
Email: Dolores.Buscemi@ttuhsc.edu
Mail Address: 3601 4th St Stop 9410
Lubbock TX 79430-9410

Positions:

  • Member of an Institute, Judge, Student Research Day, Poster Presentations, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX 2010-Present
  • Medical Director, Internal Medicine Clinic, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX 2009-Present
  • Associate Professor, Texas Tech University HSC Lubbock, TX 2009-Present
  • General Internal Medicine Physician, Physcian Network Services Lubbock, TX 2006-2009
  • Assistant Professor, Texas Tech University HSC Lubbock, TX 1995-2006

Post Doctoral Education:

  • Resident: Texas Tech University HSC School of Medicine, 1995

Education:

  • MD: Texas Tech University HSC, 1992
  • BA: Austin College, 1988

Selected Publications:

  • Nugent KM, Orellana-Barrios MA, Buscemi D. Comprehensive Histological and Immunochemical Forensic Studies in Deaths Occurring in Custody. International Scholarly Research Notices 2017;2017:7.
  • Payne JD, Orellana-Barrios M, Medrano-Juarez R, Buscemi DB, Nugent KM. Electronic cigarettes in the media.. Proceedings (Baylor University. Medical Center) 2016;29(3):280-3.
  • Buscemi DB, Nugent KM, Argueta E. Case Reports Published by Residents of Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, 2008-2013. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings 2014.
  • Buscemi DB, Wang H, Phy MP, Nugent KM. Maintenance of certification in Internal Medicine: participation rates and patient outcomes.. Journal of community hospital internal medicine perspectives 2013;2(4).
  • Limas N, Kembra A, Buscemi DB, Raj R, Nugent KM. Sleep patterns in patients referred to a dietician. Journal of Investigative Medicine 2012;60:449.

Selected Presentations:

  • Retrospective Chart Review of Hydrocodone Discontinuation in the Internal Medicine Clinic ACP, Dallas, Texas; November 2015.
  • Care of the Adult Cancer Survivor: What the Primary Care Provider Needs to Know Texas Tech SOM, Dept of Internal Medicine, Lubbock, TX; April 2015.
  • Controversies with Bisphosphanate Therapy Texas Tech SOM, Dept of Internal Medicine, Lubbock, TX; March 2014.
  • Internal Medicine Case Report Publications and Related Citations Society of General Internal Medicine, New Orelans; February 2014.
  • DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT OF PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL DISEASE BY THE PRIMARY CARE PROVIDER Texas Tech SOM, Dept of Internal Medicine, Lubbock, TX; April 2013.

Selected Contracts and Grants:

  • Healthy aging in the Southwest: training residents for community-based care 2003-2006
    Awarded by HRSA
    in the amount of $242,627.00

    Instructional Related
  • Integrative Learning in Geriatrics: A Follow-Up Comparison of Team Learning vs. modified-PBL 2003-2004
    Awarded by TX Tech Univ HSC
    in the amount of $10,000.00

    Instructional Related
  • Integrative Learning in Geriatrics: A Comparison of Team Learning vs. modified-PBL 2002-2003
    Awarded by TX Tech Univ HSC
    in the amount of $10,000.00

    Instructional Related

Selected Awards:

  • President's Excellence in Interprofessional Teamwork Award, 2015.
  • Outstanding Clerkship Educator, 2014.
  • Unsung Hero Award, 2014.
  • Outstanding Clerkship Educator, 2013.
  • Outstanding Clerkship Educator, 2012.

Selected Scheduled Teaching:

  • Attending physician General Medicine Inpatient Service - 2017
  • Attending physician General Medicine Inpatient Service - 2016
  • Attending physician General Medicine Inpatient Service - 2015
  • Attending physician General Medicine Inpatient Service - 2014
  • Attending physician General Medicine Inpatient Service - 2013

Selected Non-Credit Instruction Taught:

  • Attending, Internal Medicine residents Continuity of Care Clinic 2009 - Present
  • How to Use Metrics - 2014
  • Sleep Habits and Sleep Problems Among Health Care Workers - 2011
  • Exercise: Positive Effects on Management of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (Seniors are Special) - 2009
  • Dementia Screening in Primary Care - 2004
Date last updated: 10/19/2017
Research Interests

sleep, education, weight loss

Teaching Interests

evaluation, learning process

Clinical Interests

primary care, health maintenance

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