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First BA/MD cohort to graduate

Class of 2014 marks a big milestone for a program designed to address New Mexico's physician shortage
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UNM cardiac surgeon performs state's first-ever robot-assisted bypass surgery

UNM's Drs. Ricci and Hassan used the da Vinci surgical robot to perform New Mexico’s first-ever robot-assisted coronary artery bypass graft. read full story

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Preparing for the Worst

New Mexico is now better prepared for a disaster, after more than 40 emergency responders completed a week of advanced training at the Center for Domestic Preparedness (CDP) in Anniston, Alabama. read full story

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Match Day pairs UNM med students with residency programs

Few milestones loom larger in a medical student’s life than Match Day, when graduates learn where – and whether – they have placed in a residency program where they will spend the next three years of their lives.
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New Mexico's Health System

  • UNM Hospital - New Mexico's only Level 1 Trauma Center
  • Academics - training more than 1500 students each year in 21 different health fields.
  • Research - cutting edge health research with more than $145 million in grants each year, with more than 20 current clinical trials ongoing.
  • Community - partnering with New Mexico to study and solve our biggest health problems and build healthy communities.

Fitz Hall Med school's founding dean honored with building dedication
Ceremony part of UNM School of Medicine's 50th anniversary celebration

Dr. Dianne Klepper (Living Legend) Living Legend: Diane Klepper
Dr. Diane Klepper recently received the SOM's Living Legend award

Telemedicine program connects UNM emergency doctors to children in rural NM

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