NEWS RELEASE May 17, 2007 Contact: Rachel Burnett, 272-3651/272-3322 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ALBUQUERQUE , N.M. – Edward Rose, M.D., has been chosen to be the new Executive Medical Director of Children’s Services at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center (UNMHSC). Through an internal search Rose proved to be the best person for the job. The management of children’s services will be of vital importance to the success of the entire clinical enterprise as moving into the new pavilion will take place in the near future. Rose is looking to be very instrumental as he will not only be responsible for the coordination of the children’s clinical enterprise across the HSC, but also the key point person in communicating with the community regarding the services the children’s center provides. Prior to receiving this new position Rose has been a faculty member in the Department of Pediatrics and Chief of the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology since 1989. Rose has also been the medical director of the pediatric specialty clinics at University of New Mexico Hospital (UNMH) and Carrie Tingley Hospital. Rose attended medical school at UNM along with completing his residency. He completed his fellowship at Stanford University in 1987 with a specialty in Pediatrics. For more information on Rose, contact 272-3322.