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SHIFT

Public Profile

About This Organization

Abbreviation(s):
SHIFT
Purpose:
SHIFT's purpose is to design innovative solutions to Texas' healthcare challenges. By engaging Texas medical students in devising solutions today, we hope that Texas' future physicians will become invested in implementing these solutions across the state. We also aim to position Texas A&M Health Science Center as the thought leader in Texas for issues related to rural medicine, engineering in medicine, and military medicine.
Year Founded:
2018
Membership Dues:
No dues
Admits Members:
November
Meeting Locations:
Health Professions Education Building (HPEB)

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
Rhett Butler
Public Contact E-mail Address:
wbutler@medicine.tamhsc.edu
Public Contact Phone Number:
214-335-0932

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
https://www.shift.events/
Organization E-mail Address:
wbutler@medicine.tamhsc.edu

Organization Associations

Academic Department:
Other
Non-Academic Department:
None

Membership

Approximate membership of the organization:
1-30
Membership policies:
  • Our organization membership will be required to meet specific GPR requirements
  • Our organization membership will be contingent on membership in another organization (i.e. Corps of Cadets, etc.)
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
0-3 Hours
Membership intake process:
Application/Interview

Events

Community Service Projects:
Never
Fundraising Events:
Once per year
Speakers/Lectures:
Once per year
On-Campus Social Events:
Once per year
Off-Campus Social Events:
Once per year
Hosting Conferences:
Never
Sponsoring Special Events (Concerts, one-time events, etc.):
Once per year
New Member Orientation/Training:
Once per year
Events with Alcohol:
Once per year
In-State Travel:
Once per year
Domestic US Travel:
Never
International Travel:
Never