Victoria Sandoval and daughter Lilly

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UNM HSC launches health system campaign

The UNM Health Sciences Center has launched a new marketing campaign aimed at educating New Mexicans on its hospital system’s unique services and programs. The campaign, “Life Stories,” will highlight UNMH’s role as a leading teaching hospital and academic health center by sharing powerful and inspirational stories of some of the hospital's own patients.

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NM Poison Center stresses holiday safety

December 17, 2014 — The New Mexico Poison and Drug Information Center (NMPDIC) is wishing New Mexico a safe and happy holiday season by offering tips to protect family, friends and neighbors from a potential poisoning.

Victoria Sandoval and daughter Lilly

UNM HSC launches health system campaign

December 16, 2014 — The UNM Health Sciences Center has launched a new marketing campaign aimed at educating New Mexicans on its hospital system’s unique services and programs. The campaign, “Life Stories,” will highlight UNMH’s role as a leading teaching hospital and academic health center by sharing powerful and inspirational stories of some of the hospital's own patients.

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State lawmakers hear HSC funding priorities

December 10, 2014 — The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center (HSC) continues to lag significantly behind other academic health centers across the country when it comes to physician faculty pay, the HSC’s top administrator told state lawmakers this week as he laid out funding priorities for the upcoming legislative session. Other priorities include child abuse treatment, the UNM Pain Center and addressing the state's oral health needs.

STC.UNM's co-investment fund invests $89,000 in EcoPesticides

December 09, 2014 — Ravi Durvasula, MD, created the technology with co-inventor Adam Forshaw in his lab at the UNM Health Sciences Center. The New Mexico Angels recognized the commercial potential of the technology, established EcoPesticides through the New Mexico Startup Factory, provided early stage capital, and ultimately secured an exclusive global license from STC.

Carl Koestner

HSC TV series to highlight "Life Stories"

December 05, 2014 — Whether he's pedaling through the foothills on his mountain bike, working to set up a school for at-risk youth or spending time with his grandchildren, Carl Koestner lives life for the journey. But that journey took an unexpected turn when the retired school teacher was diagnosed with prostate cancer. No matter. With his wife, Martha,