Research & Scholarship

The University of New Mexico is the only Carnegie R1 (highest research activity) university in the state.  Our goal is to be recognized as a Nursing Research Intensive College. Our scientific investigations look at healthcare from the nurse’s point of view – a holistic perspective and an interdisciplinary approach to understanding acute care, chronic illness and health promotion.

Our research efforts include but are not limited to:

  • Rural Health and Health Equity (Our signature strengths in health care disparities and equity.)
  • Bio-behavioral Health
  • Oncology and Toxicology Nursing
  • Disaster and Public Health Emergencies
  • Genomics
  • Self-Management and Patient Adherence
  • eHealth
  • Health Services
  • Policy Research
  • Military and Veteran Health