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Education Grants: TTUHSC School of Medicine

External Grants

Updated: 12/13/06

CDC/AAMC: Williams DM (PI), Bickley L, Borders T, Warner R, Spalding M, Urquidi U, De la Rosa M. AAMC/Centers for Disease Control. "Center for Public Health and Medical Education on the Mexican Border". Regional Center for Public Health-Medicine Education Award ($50,000). Funded October 2003 - 2005.

HRSA: Ragain RM (PI), Jones BG, Bickley L, Buscemi D, Cook RL, Nugent K, Smith S. Warner RD. "Healthy Aging in the Southwest: Training Residents for Community-Based Care," Training in Primary Care in Medicine and Dentistry Grant Program to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) and Bureau of Health Professions (BHPr). July 2002 - June 2006 ($242,627)

AAMC/Hartford: Bickley L (PI). "Healthy Aging in the Southwest: The Challenges of Rural Space and Ethnic Variability", AAMC and Hartford Foundation, 2000 - 2002 ($100,000).

Internal Grants: Educational Innovation

2005 - 2006

  • McGovern T, McMahon T. "Spirituality Curriculum in Psychiatry Residency Training Program" ($10,000)
  • Lee V, Hewetson A. "Anatomical Instruction Guide for Medical Images" ($9,400)
  • Pelley J. "A Concept Mapping Program for Developing Analytical Thinking" ($10,000)
  • Stanley K. "A Year-long Longitudinal Ambulatory Experience Compared to a Conventional Six Week Block Rotation" ($10,000)
  • Farrell T, Jones B, McMahon K. "Implementing and Evaluating the Early Clinical Experience Longitudinal Bloc" ($10,000)
  • Sutkin G, Khang Z, Burley H. "The Clinical Educator Series: Phase 1" ($9,999)

2004 - 2005

  • None awarded

2003 - 2004

  • McMahon K. "Integrative Learning in Geriatrics: A Comparison of Team Learning vs. Modified-PBL" ($10,000)
  • Hilsabeck R. "A New Approach to Introducing Neuropsychiatry to Medical Students" ($5,990)
  • Hooper S. "Improved Resident Physician Communication Skills with Patients, Peers and Professionals: Residency Curriculum Using Film, Humanities and Narrative Medicine" ($10,000)
  • Shirsat P. "Self-Assessment and Standardized Instruction to Achieve Competency in the Evaluation of a Pediatric Patient" ($8,200)
  • Janssen H. "Development of Critical Thinking Skills in the Medical Professional" ($6,000)

2002 - 2003

  • Lutherer L. "A Proposal to Develop and Evaluate an On-Line System for Student Evaluations of Medical School Courses and Clerkships" ($10,000)
  • McMahon K. "Integrative Learning in Geriatrics: A Comparison of Team Learning vs. Modified-PBL" ($10,000)
  • Ragain, M. "Assessing the Effectiveness of a Curricular Innovation for Cost-Effective Hypertensive Therapy by Family Practice Residents" ($5,200)
  • Wan, C. "Taking a Ride on the Research Train: Implementing a Research Curriculum in a Community Oriented Family Practice Residency" ($8,930)