Tag: Community Health

UNM-Zuni Partnership

UNM-Zuni Partnership

By Kara Leasure Shanley | March 19, 2018
UNM biochemist tackles epidemic of metabolic disease.
Community celebrates opening of new North Valley clinic

Community celebrates opening of new North Valley clinic

By Cindy Foster | May 18, 2015
The clinic, 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. The UNM Health Sciences Center and UNM Hospitals forged valuable partnerships with the community while planning for and building the clinic. Now those partnerships are poised to grow.
"Beyond Flexner" kicks off in Albuquerque

"Beyond Flexner" kicks off in Albuquerque

By Michael Haederle | April 13, 2015
Teaching tomorrow’s doctors to recognize and respond to the myriad social factors that influence health was a recurring theme Monday at the kickoff of a three-day meeting that has brought nearly 400 prominent medical educators, health insurers and policy experts to Albuquerque.
International conference focuses on UNM’s Project ECHO

International conference focuses on UNM’s Project ECHO

By John Arnold | September 09, 2014
Health care experts from around the world will gather in Albuquerque this week to learn more about Project ECHO, a groundbreaking telementoring model developed at the University of New Mexico.
UNM health extension officer named 'Hero of Health'

UNM health extension officer named 'Hero of Health'

December 17, 2013
Juliana Anastasoff, a Picuris-Peñasco Valley resident and University of New Mexico health extension rural officer in Northern New Mexico, is this year’s Hero of Health, announced Dolores E. Roybal, Con Alma Health Foundation’s executive director. Each year Con Alma honors a person who makes an incredible effort to improve health in New Mexico.
A HERO Rising

A HERO Rising

By Michael Haederle | November 14, 2013
In her long career, Evelyn Rising has worked as a medical assistant, college advisor and newspaper editor – and somehow found time to serve as president of a national organization – but her latest job may be the most rewarding of all.