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Project ECHO, NM Health Department team up to fight TB

Project ECHO, NM Health Department team up to fight TB

March 24, 2015
Nurses from the New Mexico Department of Health and the Navajo Nation TB program gathered this week for two days of training at the UNM Health Sciences Center in Albuquerque to learn more about adapting the innovative ECHO telementoring model to TB care and treatment in New Mexico.
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Neuroscience Day focuses on behavioral health and brain recovery and repair

Neuroscience Day focuses on behavioral health and brain recovery and repair

By Cindy Foster | March 10, 2015
The University of New Mexico's Brain and Behavior Health Institute (BBHI) is once again bringing together researchers, clinicians, educators and community members for its annual Neuroscience Day, set for Thursday, March 12 at the UNM Health Sciences Center. The event will focus on brain recovery and repair and mental and behavioral health care.
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UNM physician to be honored for work with diabetes camp

UNM physician to be honored for work with diabetes camp

By Kara McKinney | March 02, 2015
A UNM physician who was diagnosed with diabetes as a college student has for decades been helping young New Mexicans live with and even thrive with the disease. Now the American Diabetes Association (ADA) is honoring Mark R. Burge, MD, for his 25 years of service as a volunteer and medical director for the ADA-sponsored New Mexico Camp for Kids with Diabetes.
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Kids Supporting Kids helps bring comfort to pediatric cancer patients

Kids Supporting Kids helps bring comfort to pediatric cancer patients

By Luke Frank | February 18, 2015
While David Lang’s professional mission at UNM is to help children relax before intensive chemotherapy or after grueling physical therapy, his personal mission is to raise funds for massage and acupuncture treatments that aren’t always covered by insurance. Some of the most talented young performers in the state are set to take the stage March 7 in Albuquerque for a show that will raise funds for the UNM Center for Life's Integrative Medicine Pediatrics Fund.
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UPDATED: SRMC back-up generators activated following power outage

UPDATED: SRMC back-up generators activated following power outage

February 13, 2015
Power has been restored at UNM Sandoval Regional Medical Center in Rio Rancho, following a power outage Friday afternoon. The outage occurred just after 4 p.m. and the hospital activated its emergency backup power systems. There were minimal disruptions to clinical operations, and patient care continued uninterrupted.
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State lawmakers to hit the hardwood for UNM Cancer Center

State lawmakers to hit the hardwood for UNM Cancer Center

By Michele Sequeira | February 09, 2015
State legislators will be taking a break from their Roundhouse debates to battle it out on the hardwood. The annual "Hoops 4 Hopes" basketball game is set for March 4 at the Santa Fe High School Gymnasium, 2100 Yucca St. Tip-off is schedule for 7 p.m. Tickets are $5 at the door or in advance in Room 134 of the State Capitol. All proceeds benefit the UNM Cancer Center.
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