Division of Infectious Diseases

The University of New Mexico (UNM) Division of Infectious Disease and Immunology provides excellent clinical care, inpatient consultations and 24-hour phone consultations

Division staff include:

  • Board-certified pediatric infectious disease specialists
  • Pharmacist
  • Nurse practitioner
  • Registered nurses
  • Administrative assistant

Division Breakdown

Education and Community

Faculty participate in UNM School of Medicine as:

  • Associate dean of students
  • Co-chair of phase 1-2 infectious disease block
  • Director for leadership, Office for Diversity


Research projects include:

  • Discovery of genomic determinants of virulence, transmission and pathogenesis in clinical respiratory virus strains
  • Development and validation of a next-generation sequencing panel for diagnosis of primary immunodeficiency
  • Starting newborn blood screening for severe T-cell lymphopenia/severe combined immunodeficiency
  • Vaccine schedule for children after chemotherapy

Clinical Care

Learn about our patient care allergy and immunology services and our infectious disease services.

Martha Muller, Chief of the Division of Infectious Disease

Division Chief

Martha Muller, MD serves as Division Chief of Infectious Disease. She is a pediatric infectious disease specialist treating children with a broad array of diseasesSee her full bio at the Pediatrics Faculty Directory.