Actors in moulage provide for a more realistic disaster simulation.
A Hospital Emergency Response Team administers decontamination techniques as part of FEMA training.
The North Valley Center for Family and Community Health, located at 3401 Fourth Street NW, is one of the UNM Health System’s biggest, featuring 22 exam rooms, a radiology suite, pharmacy and laboratory and large community meeting room.
Howard Yonas, MD, chair of the UNM Department of Neurosurgery, consults with patient Candelaria Romero.
Camp volunteers and staff prepare for an exciting activity.
UNM Cancer Center Patient Alice Keator "is very conscious about what she needs to do for herself as a patient,” says UNM's Melanie Royce, MD, PhD.
New Mexico has the second highest number of rattlesnake bites annually per capita in the U.S.
At night, when it’s cooler, snakes become active hunting their prey.
UNM pediatric oncologist Stuart Winter talks with his former patient, Courtney Nelson, who is now an EKG tech at UNM Hospital.
Bronchial thermoplasty uses a specialized expandable catheter tipped with a heat probe. The catheter gently touches the lining of small airways delivering heat treatment, and over time it thins out the muscles lining the airway. Thinner muscle walls don’t contract as much during an asthma attack, allowing improved breathing and milder asthma attacks.
Faculty from the University of New Mexico's dental hygiene and dental services programs will be involved in educational and clinical efforts supported by a U.S. Department of Health and Human Services $2.5 million grant.
Paramedic Daniel Mulligan and neonatal nurse practioner Brenda Weeks prepare to load neonatal medical equpment onto a medical transport plane at 7 Bar Aviation in Albuquerque, N.M.