CTA Partner Spotlight: Association of Clinical Research Professionals

CTA Partner Spotlight: Association of Clinical Research Professionals

October 20, 2021

The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) is a Washington, DC-based non-profit organization with more than 13,000 members who work in clinical research in more than 70 countries. The Medical Center of the Americas Foundation has partnered with Bristol Meyers Squibb to provide a free Association of Clinical Research Professionals training course to motivated individuals in the Paso del Norte region. Learn a little bit more about ACRP by reading this article.

Read More
Programs that are Developing the Growing Hub of Innovation in the Region

Programs that are Developing the Growing Hub of Innovation in the Region

October 13, 2021

This year the MCA is participating in El Paso Giving Day and highlighting recently launched or continued programs and efforts that look to further develop the hub of healthcare and innovation in the Paso del Norte region. To learn more about each program and the people behind them, read more of this article.

Read More
Why is the Paso del Norte Region Critical in Developing New Medical Technologies and Treatments?

Why is the Paso del Norte Region Critical in Developing New Medical Technologies and Treatments?

October 5, 2021

The Medical Center of the Americas with Bristol Myers Squibb is leading an effort to expand access to clinical research and clinical trials in the region. Our region is extremely important for the development of medical devices, medications, treatments, or vaccines that are as safe and effective as possible. Learn why by reading more at the link below!

Read More
The Paso del Norte Region Needs YOU To Have a Career in Clinical Research

The Paso del Norte Region Needs YOU To Have a Career in Clinical Research

September 30, 2021

Clinical research is essential for any health care system. It is vital to the Medical Center of America’s vision of enhancing health, lengthening life, and reducing the burdens of illness and disability in El Paso, Las Cruces, and Juarez. Read more about what a career in clinical research can bring to you and your community.

Read More
Clinical Trial Academy Launched to Grow the Clinical Research Workforce and Network in the El Paso, Juarez, & Las Cruces Region

Clinical Trial Academy Launched to Grow the Clinical Research Workforce and Network in the El Paso, Juarez, & Las Cruces Region

September 28, 2021

The MCA Foundation is excited to announce the launch of its Clinical Trial Academy Program and invites community-based outpatient healthcare clinics, physicians, healthcare professionals, students, job/career seekers, and military veterans to apply to the new program.

Read More
Strengthening the Region’s Competitiveness in Clinical Research

Strengthening the Region’s Competitiveness in Clinical Research

August 9, 2021

Learn more about clinical trials, what they are, why they are important to the region, and what the MCA Foundation is doing to help grow and support the clinical trials industry in the Paso del Norte region.

Read More
The MCA Releases its 2020 Annual Report, From Disruption to Innovation

The MCA Releases its 2020 Annual Report, From Disruption to Innovation

April 7, 2021

This year, the MCA team created a virtual annual report that is an interactive and engaging presentation of its efforts. The regular print version is also available on our website. Read more about it.

Read More
A Letter From MCA President Emma W. Schwartz: Help Us Make a Difference

A Letter From MCA President Emma W. Schwartz: Help Us Make a Difference

June 22, 2020

To respond to this pandemic, the community needed to find solutions quickly to respond to our immediate needs, while looking to the future and how we could build a more resilient medical community and stronger economic sector. The Medical Center of the Americas Foundation’s mission to catalyze and develop our region’s life sciences ecosystem to improve healthcare and create economic opportunity is not only an idealistic goal but an absolutely necessity now more than ever. Help us make a difference today by donating.

Read More

A Message From MCA Foundation President Emma W. Schwartz

March 17, 2020

MCA Facilities Remain Open, Precautions Are Being Taken To Maintained Facilities Sanitized, MCA Staff In-Office Limited, MCA Meetings and Travel Postponed, But the MCA’s Work Continues Amid COVID-19

Read More
Healthcare Summit to Define the Future of Healthcare in the El Paso/Juarez Region

Healthcare Summit to Define the Future of Healthcare in the El Paso/Juarez Region

February 25, 2020

As the fastest growing and largest private industry in El Paso, healthcare leaders meet to determine a path for success for the future of healthcare in the region.

Read More
MCA Foundation co-hosts VA South Central Wellness Clinic Ribbon Cutting Ceremony with the El Paso VA

MCA Foundation co-hosts VA South Central Wellness Clinic Ribbon Cutting Ceremony with the El Paso VA

January 31, 2020

On Tuesday, January 28th, the El Paso VA Health Care System with the Medical Center of the Americas Foundation co-hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new South Central VA Wellness Center.

Read More
5 Nurses Making Waves in Healthcare Innovation

5 Nurses Making Waves in Healthcare Innovation

July 2, 2019

From socks that monitor heart failure to a tool that aims to predict developmental outcomes in newborns, nurse innovators around the world are developing solutions with the potential to change human health. Meet five nurses who are transforming what it means to be on the frontlines of care.

Read More
Stay informed with our curated digest of life science and tech entrepreneurship news. Subscribe now to be the first to know about the latest innovation challenges and funding opportunities.