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UNM's BA/MD Program earns national recognition

UNM's BA/MD Program earns national recognition

September 15, 2015
The University of New Mexico School of Medicine is getting national recognition for its work to boost higher education achievement among Latino students, while addressing the state’s physician shortage.
UNM’S BA/MD Program graduates 14 new docs in 2015

UNM’S BA/MD Program graduates 14 new docs in 2015

By Luke Frank | May 11, 2015
UNM’s Bachelor of Arts to Medical Doctor, or BA/MD, program saw 14 UNM School of Medicine students cross the stage as new physicians this month. To date the program has graduated 24 students – eight male and 16 female.
Youth Empowerment Project perks teen interest in medical careers

Youth Empowerment Project perks teen interest in medical careers

By Katherine Korte | April 21, 2014
Photos of bloody trauma wounds. Videos of daring deeds that end with someone being mangled. Needles that you can’t imagine using on a human body, much less inserting into a bone. These images may sound gory, but they didn't deter students ...