Looking forward to that extra hour of sleep this weekend? A UNM sleep medicine specialist says the hour gained during Sunday’s transition from daylight saving time to standard time can be just as jarring to your system as losing sleep.
Pulmonary specialists at UNM Hospital are now using two new high-tech, minimally invasive procedures that not only mean safer biopsies – they can help diagnose lung cancer more quickly and at an earlier stage, when the disease is much more treatable.
Pope L. Moseley, MD, professor and chair of the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine, has been named dean of the College of Medicine and executive vice chancellor at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) in Little Rock.
Dr. Jonathan Abrams, who died in Albuquerque this month, served the UNM School of Medicine for more than three decades before his retirement in 2008. But medicine was only part of his legacy. A life-long art collector, he was the founder of the UNM Health Sciences Center's extensive art collection.