The UNM Psychiatric Center helps meet Bernalillo County's acute-care needs, with the help of staff members like David Hutchinson, a mental health technician, and Tanya McBride, a clinical social worker.
Jose Serrano had a significant portion of a large tumor removed Nov. 17 at UNM Hospital. This photo was taken just prior to the surgery.
Gov. Susana Martinez visited Jose Serrano and his family, including the boy's mother, Cynthia Ramirez Serrano, on Nov. 25, 2014. Jose Serrano is recovering at UNMH after pediatric surgeons removed a portion of a massive tumor from the child's neck and shoulder area.
Carl Koestner, who is battling prostate cancer, shares his story in an HSC TV production "Carl and Martha." It's part a series of inspirational "Life Stories" focused on the strength and courage of UNM Hospitals patients.
UNM Cancer Center patient Carl Koestner and his wife Martha share their story for the HSC TV series "Life Stories."
The UNM Health Sciences Center marketing campaign, "Life Stories," will run on a mix of television, radio, print and digital channels and will highlight the UNM Health System's role as a leading teaching hospital and academic health center.
Helen Tafoya-Barraza, MA, LPCC, leads a psychosocial rehabilitation cooking class, aimed at helping participants recover from mental illness and substance abuse.
Mark Burge, MD, is a professor of endocrinology and metabolism in the UNM School of Medicine's Department of Internal Medicine and deputy director of UNM Clinical and Translational Science Center.
Ali Saeed, MD, a pulmonary specialist at UNM Hospital, uses endobronchial ultrasound to safely and more quickly rule out or diagnose lung cancer without invasive surgery.
The bronchoscopy procedure used in endobronchial ultrasound uses a flexible scope with a camera and an ultrasound located at the tip.
A team of pulmonary specialists at UNMH uses electromagnetic navigation bronchoscopy to quickly and safely biopsy lung lesions that were previously inaccessible. Standing from left to right are Kyla LeSuer, RRT, Monica Cardozo, RRT and Ali Saeed, MD.
New Mexico Health Secretary Retta Ward speaks during a news conference on March 24, 2015 at the UNM Health Sciences Center. The New Mexico Department of Health and Project ECHO are teaming up to treat tuberculosis patients in New Mexico.