Tag: Rural health

UNM’s newest MOOC tackles rural health care

UNM’s newest MOOC tackles rural health care

By Karen Wentworth | February 09, 2015
The University of New Mexico's latest Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), Rural Health Nursing, is ready to welcome students. This course is focused on people interested in the problems that face health care providers when resources are scarce or culturally inappropriate.
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.