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Profile for Rebecca McDonald, MD

Rebecca McDonald-Thomas

Rebecca McDonald, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Co-Director of DOCS 1 & 2 DOCS 1 & 2
  • Associate Clerkship Director for MSIII Clerkship Internal Medicine
Office Phone: 806-743-3155
Email: rebecca.mcdonald@ttuhsc.edu
Mail Address: 3601 4th St Stop 9410
Lubbock TX 79430-9410

Positions:

  • Assistant Professor, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX 2010-Present
  • Instructor, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX 2008-2010
  • Assistant to activities director, Moore County Hospital District Dumas, Texas 1999-1999

Admin Assignments:

  • Co-Director of DOCS 1 & 2, DOCS 1 & 2 Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, TTUHSC 2013-Present
  • Associate Clerkship Director for MSIII Clerkship, Internal Medicine Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX 2009-Present
  • Co-Director of ECE-I MCT sessions, ECE-I MCT sessions Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, TTUHSC 2012-2013
  • Master Clinical Teacher, ECE-I MCT sessions Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, TTUHSC 2008-2013

Post Doctoral Education:

  • Residency: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 2008

Education:

  • MD: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 2005
  • BS: Lubbock Christian University, 2001

Selected Publications:

  • Al-Tamimi, H.A.S. & McDonald, Rebecca (2008) Elevated alanine aminotransferase levels associated with polymyositis. Can this be due to muscle injury? J Clin Rheumatol, 14, 6, 363-364.

Selected Presentations:

  • JNC 8 for Primary Care TTUHSC, Lubbock, Texas; March 2014.
  • Outpatient Management of Clostridium difficile TTUHSC, Lubbock, TX; September 2013.
  • Outpatient Management of Clostridium difficile TTUHSC, Lubbock, Texas; April 2013.
  • Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly TTUHSC, TTUHSC; November 2012.
  • Effects of Sleep Deprivation TTUHSC, Lubbock, TX; September 2012.

Selected Scheduled Teaching:

  • Clinic-based teaching to MSIV's during Clinic rotation - 2014
  • DOCS 1 - Spring 2014
  • DOCS 1 - Fall 2013
  • Clinic-based teaching to MSIII's during Clinic Week rotation - 2013
  • Clinic-based teaching to MSIV's during Clinic rotation - 2013

Selected Non-Credit Instruction Taught:

  • JNC 8 Guidelines for Primary Care - 2014
  • Tailoring History-Taking and Physical Exam to the Patient's Chief Complaint - 2014
  • Outpatient Management of Clostridium difficile - 2013
  • Outpatient Management of Clostridium difficile - 2013
  • Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly - 2012
Date last updated: 4/14/2014
Research Interests

Medical student education

Teaching Interests

Medical student education

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