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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.

Dr. Jon Abrams (illustration) A legacy of art and medicine
Dr. Jon Abrams passes after long and distinguised career at UNM Hospitals and the School of Medicine.

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Sure Coach, but it's a dry heat!

Camp Enchantment seeks support
Program for cancer-ailing children askes community for support after funding dries up after 28 years.
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