Border Health

  • Planning For the 2020 Conference is Underway

    The 2020 Border Health Conference will be in El Paso in August 2020, with the overall theme of Access to Care. Specific topics and potential speakers are being discussed now.

    Follow the Border Health Caucus on Facebook and Twitter for details. And remember to check this page for more details as they’re developed. We look forward to seeing you in El Paso next August.  

  • The 2019 Border Health Conference Was a Terrific Success

    BorderThe 14th annual Border Health Conference, sponsored by the Texas Medical Association and the Border Health Caucus, convened in Laredo, TX, earlier this week. The conference, packed with thoughtful and detailed information, included nearly 100 medical professionals and subject matter experts discussing health care trends and challenges in all communities along the binational border between Texas and Mexico, and various methods of addressing and solving those challenges.

    We thank our speakers, sponsors, and attendees for participating. Speaker presentations can be accessed here.

    Don’t forget to follow the Border Health Caucus on social media for year-round updates on activities and opportunities to participate. And look for information early next summer on the 2020 Border Health Conference.

  • Borders Without Enough Doctors

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    El Paso pediatricians fill a gap by volunteering care for asylum-seekers along the Texas border. What started as a local way to address the health care needs of this growing population is gradually turning into a statewide and national network.

    Read the Feature story in Texas Medicine.

    Follow El Paso Physicians Doing Charity Care on the Border ...  
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