Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine

HSC Exposure Protocol for COVID-19

Published: March 25, 2020
Categories: Graduate School of Biomedical ScienceHSC UpdatesSchool of Health ProfessionsSchool of Public HealthTexas College of Osteopathic MedicineUNT Health ClinicUNT System College of Pharmacy

How do I know if I was exposed to COVID-19?   You generally need to be in close contact with a sick person to get infected. Close contact includes any of the following: Living in the same household as a sick person with COVID-19 Caring for a sick person with COVID-19 Being within 6 feet Read More »

TCOM Update – March 24 2020

Published: March 24, 2020
Categories: Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine

To:      TCOM Faculty, Staff and Students From: Frank Filipetto, Dean Date:   March 24, 2020 Re:      TCOM Update In response to the “Stay at Home” directive announced this morning by Tarrant County Judge Whitley and Mayor Betsy Price, all TCOM on-campus activities (with the exception of essential health care services) must cease by midnight tonight Read More »

COVID-19 / Coronavirus Considerations for Human Subject Research

Published: March 18, 2020
Categories: Graduate School of Biomedical ScienceResearchSchool of Health ProfessionsSchool of Public HealthTexas College of Osteopathic MedicineUNT System College of Pharmacy

To: HSC Faculty, Staff and Students Engaged in Research From: Dr. Brian Gladue, VP for Research Date: March 18, 2020 Re: COVID-19 / Coronavirus Considerations for Human Subject Research The staff of the Office of Research Compliance (ORC) and the North Texas Regional IRB have developed some specific guidance and “how to” FAQs for human Read More »

Coronavirus Update for Researchers

Published: March 17, 2020
Categories: Graduate School of Biomedical ScienceResearchSchool of Health ProfessionsSchool of Public HealthTexas College of Osteopathic MedicineUNT System College of Pharmacy

To: HSC Faculty, Staff and Students Engaged in Research From: Dr. Brian Gladue, VP for Research Date: March 17, 2020 Re: Research in the Time of Coronavirus In our ongoing efforts to protect the health and safety of our campus as well as our community, the Division of Research is following suit with both University Read More »

Gibson D. Lewis Library and HSC Fitness Center Closures

Published: March 17, 2020
Categories: Graduate School of Biomedical ScienceSchool of Health ProfessionsSchool of Public HealthTexas College of Osteopathic MedicineUNT System College of Pharmacy

To: HSC Students, Staff and Faculty From: Dr. Charles Taylor, Provost Date: March 17, 2020 Re: Gibson D. Lewis Library and HSC Fitness Center Closures In our ongoing efforts to protect the health and safety of our campus as well as our community by reducing in-person interactions, the Gibson D. Lewis Library and our on-campus Read More »

TCOM Event Cancellations

Published: March 17, 2020
Categories: Meetings and EventsTexas College of Osteopathic Medicine

To: TCOM Students, Staff and Faculty From: Dr. Frank Filipetto, Dean Date: March 17, 2020 Re: Cancellation of Upcoming Events In our ongoing efforts to protect the health and safety of our campus as well as our community, we are canceling the following events in accordance with University and community guidelines: March 20 Match Day Read More »

TCOM Clinical Rotations

Published: March 16, 2020
Categories: Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine

To: TCOM Classes of 2020 and 2021 From: Dr. Frank Filipetto, Dean Date: March 15, 2020 Re: Clinical Rotations Third- and fourth-year medical students are members of the health care team and capable of providing meaningful care. The COVID-19 pandemic is rapidly evolving and clinical training sites across the country are working to ensure the Read More »

TCOM Clinical Rotations at JPS

Published: March 15, 2020
Categories: Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine

To: TCOM Classes of 2020 and 2021 From: Dr. Frank Filipetto, Dean Date: March 15, 2020 Re: Clinical Rotations at JPS We received notice this afternoon that JPS Health Network will be suspending all student rotations indefinitely in all of their facilities effective tomorrow, March 16th, 2020.