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Dolores Buscemi

Dolores Buscemi

  • Member of an Institute
  • Medical Director
  • Associate Professor
Office Phone: 806-743-3155
Email: Dolores.Buscemi@ttuhsc.edu
Mail Address: 3601 4th St Stop 9410
Lubbock TX 79430-9410

Positions:

  • Member of an Institute, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX 2010-Present
  • Medical Director, 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:

  • Buscemi, Dolores & Wang, H & Phy, Michael & Nugent, Kenneth (2010) Maintenance of certification: Participation rates and patient outcomes Journal of Investigatie Medicine, 58, 500.
  • Buscemi, Dolores & Kumar, A & Nugent, R & Nugent, Kenneth December (2007) Short sleep times predict obesity in internal medicine clinic patients J Clin Sleep Med, 15, 3, 681-688.
  • Diri, E & Buscemi, Dolores & Nugent, Kenneth (2003) Churg-Strauss Syndrome: Diagnostic Difficulties and Pathogenesis American Journal of Medical Sciences , 325, 101-105.
  • Otahbachi, M & Nugent, Kenneth & Buscemi, Dolores (2003) Granulomatous Pneumocystis jiroveci Pneumonia in a patient with chronic lymphocytic leukemia: a literature review and hypothesis on pathogenesis. Am J Med Sci., 325, 101-105.

Selected Presentations:

  • 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.
  • New Tool to Evaluate Internal Medicine Residents in the Ambulatory Care Clinic Southern Society of General Internal Medicine, New Orleans, LA; February 2012.
  • "Sleep habits, patterns and problems among health care workers in a tertiary hospital" Southern Society of General Internal Medicine, New Orleans, LA; February 2011.
  • Characterizing the quantity and perceived quality of sleep in a health care student population Southern Society for Clinical Investigation, New Orleans, LA; February 2011.

Selected Contracts and Grants:

  • Healthy aging in the Southwest: training residents for community-based care 2003-2006
    Awarded by
    in the amount of $242,627

    Instructional Related
  • Integrative Learning in Geriatrics: A Follow-Up Comparison of Team Learning vs. modified-PBL 2003-2004
    Awarded by
    in the amount of $10,000

    Instructional Related
  • Integrative Learning in Geriatrics: A Comparison of Team Learning vs. modified-PBL 2002-2003
    Awarded by
    in the amount of $10,000

    Instructional Related

Selected Awards:

  • Dean's Unsung Hero Award, 2014.
  • Outstanding Clerkship Educator, 2014.
  • Outstanding Clerkship Educator, 2013.
  • Outstanding Clerkship Educator, 2012.
  • Outstanding Clerkship Educator, 2011.

Selected Scheduled Teaching:

  • Ambulatory Care Conference - 2012
  • Asthma Lecture - 2012
  • Attending physician General Medicine Inpatient Service - 2012
  • Bi-Monthly Clinic Article - 2012
  • EKG Lecture - 2012

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: 3/26/2015
Research Interests

sleep, education, weight loss

Teaching Interests

evaluation, learning process

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