Faculty Support 

Offices of Department Vice Chairs support the faculty of the Department of Internal Medicine. Get contact information and explore how each office works with the Department. 


Jenifer Jernigan, MD 

The Office of Education is responsible for coordinating the Department of Internal Medicine 's development and education activities. The Department is key to teaching the School of Medicine's nationally recognized innovative curriculum and its recognition among the nation's best Primary Care programs. 

Abinash Achrekar, MD 

The Office of Faculty Development (OFD) serves as a resource for professional development and support. We are committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty, as well as building an environment of inclusion and professionalism.

David S. Schade, MD 

The Office of Research supports faculty and staff investigators in the Department of Internal Medicine. The office also provides research administrative support to the Department and the Clinical and Translational Science Center.

Henry Lin, MD 

The Office of Veterans Affairs (VA) is the link between the Department of Internal Medicine and its teaching and clinical activities at the Raymond G. Murphy VA Medical Center in Albuquerque and elsewhere.