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UNMH nursing team honored for improving patient care

UNMH nursing team honored for improving patient care

By Furhana Afrid | April 26, 2016
The National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF) and The DAISY Foundation have honored nurses at University of New Mexico Hospital for their work to improve patient care through electronic health records.
UNMH to sponsor health fair at 2016 Gathering of Nations

UNMH to sponsor health fair at 2016 Gathering of Nations

By Terry Kelly | April 19, 2016
Native Americans from more than 500 North American tribes will venture to Albuquerque this month for the annual Gathering of Nations powwow, and the UNM Health Sciences Center will be there, too.
Governor’s proclamation, job fair mark Disability Employment Awareness Month

Governor’s proclamation, job fair mark Disability Employment Awareness Month

By Furhana Afrid | September 29, 2015
New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez has proclaimed October as Disability Employment Awareness Month throughout the state, affirming “New Mexico’s commitment to inclusive workplaces and community.” The UNM Center for Development and Disability kicked off the month with a reading of the proclamation and a job fair.
UNM research center receives $23 million NIH grant renewal

UNM research center receives $23 million NIH grant renewal

By Michael Haederle | August 17, 2015
The University of New Mexico’s Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC) has been awarded a five-year, $23 million grant renewal by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) following a competition in which it received one of the highest scores in the nation, it was announced Friday.
Making a difference one fundraiser at a time

Making a difference one fundraiser at a time

By Furhana Afrid | July 18, 2014
On a hot summer day in Albuquerque a cold treat can go a long way. All the way to Africa, in the case of eight University of New Mexico nursing students.
On the rise: HSC research funding continues to defy national trend

On the rise: HSC research funding continues to defy national trend

By Luke Frank | February 10, 2014
Defying a continuing trend of shrinking federal research funding, the UNM Health Sciences Center’s (HSC) Office of Research has again set a new high in grant funding and contracts, pulling in a record $149.8 million last fiscal year for a wide range of high-impact research projects.