Welcome to Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Preventive Medicine

Learn how our EBPM division prepares trainees and colleagues, and the community for research.


Welcome to the Division of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Preventive Medicine


As a division, our mission is to promote the health of individuals and communities in New Mexico and beyond through excellence in research, education and service. 
Our researchers work with international and national leaders in promoting the health in populations, both in clinical and community settings. Collectively, we take pride in working with our local partners, including: 

  • UNM Department of Internal Medicine, 
  • UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center, 
  • UNM Clinical Translational Science Research Center, and 
  • UNM Centers (For example, Project ECHO, Native American Health) 
  • NM Department of Health, NM Primary Care Association 
  • And many others 

The EBPM faculty are committed to excellence in teaching, mentoring, and career development, for medical and graduate students, in programs Faculty mentor medical and graduate students in programs such as the Master's of Science in Clinical Research, the BA and Master's in Public Health, and the UNM Preventive Medicine Residency Program. Additionally, many faculty serve as mentors for undergraduate, graduate, and medical students, on their ongoing research projects.   
If you are student interested in learning about opportunities for research, visit the faculty page to find out more about their research and connect with them to inquire about potential opportunities.  

Through our focus on service, the EBPM faculty are We are dedicated to improving public, community and occupational health in New Mexico and beyond.

Preventive Medicine faculty oversee the UNM Center of Occupational and Environmental Health Promotion, as well as the UNM Hospital Occupational Health Clinics. 
Come learn for the next generation of researchers and clinicians receive outstanding training in research methods and public/community health practice. 
For more information, contact: Linda S. Cook, PhD 
Professor and Interim Division Chief 
Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Preventive Medicine 
Department of Internal Medicine 
Co-Leader, Cancer Control and Population Sciences , UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center 

Connect with EBPM

Department of Internal Medicine |

Division of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Preventive Medicine 

Mailing Address:

1 University of New Mexico 
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 

Phone: 505-272-7354
Fax: 505-272-2570