Early Dedication to Medical Education
Important information regarding the COVID-19 pandemic and the 2020 application cycle
We are closely monitoring the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The TTUHSC School of Medicine has implemented several changes and updates to our admissions process and timeline that affect the 2020 applicant cycle. Please refer to our coronavirus (COVID-19) updates page for the most current changes and updates. Click here.
Early Dedication to Medical Education (EDME) is an outreach program designed to expose individuals to the possibility of a career in medicine. Anyone interested in becoming a physician is welcome.
Sessions feature informative presentations encompassing a variety of specialties offered within the field of medicine. They are held once a month, in the evening.
It’s easy! Just come to any of the sessions – they’re open to all high school students, parents, teachers, counselors, administrators, and anyone who has an interest in medicine. Stay informed about EDME opportunities and events by joining our mailing group. You may also e-mail Julie Dixon, our Lead Advisor and head of EDME at email@example.com.
EDME sessions will be held from 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM on the following dates:
- October 21, 2019
- November 18, 2019
- December 9, 2019
- January 27, 2020
- February 17, 2020
- March 9, 2020
- Future Healthcare Professionals' Experience - TBA
- Future Healthcare Professionals' Experience Jr. - October 16, 2019
- EDME Suture Clinic - TBA
- National DNA Day 2020 - TBA
Resources for Educators and Counselors
We also visit local and surrounding area schools to provide an in-depth perspective into medical school through presentations where current TTUHSC School of Medicine students share their personal experiences.
If you are interested in touring our school or arranging a visit, please contact Julie Dixon at firstname.lastname@example.org.