UTHSCSA Regional Academic Health Center
Centro de Salud, State of Tamaulipas, Mexico
Senator Eliot Shapleigh spent three days each with CfC faculty and students during the October/November 2012 and February/March 2013 rotations holding meetings with community groups on how to address social justice issues on the Texas/Mexico border through policy-making and the legislative process. Shapleigh served as a Texas senator through seven legislative sessions, authoring more than 600 bills, with emphasis on education, health care, economic development, infrastructure, technology and veterans affairs. He is the managing partner of the Shapleigh Law Firm, PC and currently resides in El Paso, Texas.