The American Academy of Nursing has a new fellow -- Dr. Mark Parshall from University of New Mexico’s College of Nursing. The academy is honoring Parshall and more than 160 nurse leaders for their outstanding accomplishments in nursing and health care at a conference on Oct. 18 in Washington, DC.
University of New Mexico Cancer Center scientist Dr. Barbara Damron recently won the prestigious C-Change Comprehensive Cancer Control Champion Award. The award honors Damron’s outstanding career in cancer treatment and research and her passion for saving lives from the ravages of cancer.
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 ...
Pam Demarest has been selected as Chief Nursing Officer for UNM Sandoval Regional Medical Center (SRMC). Demarest comes with nearly 40 years of nursing experience in community hospital settings, and most recently as executive director of Critical Care and Progressive Care at UNM Hospitals.
Newly enacted legislation will allow the expansion of nursing and medical residency programs, boost employee compensation and set the stage for adding new classrooms at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center (UNM HSC), Dr. Paul Roth told employees on Wednesday.
The University of New Mexico School of Medicine (SOM) ranks second in the nation for its Rural Medicine Program in the upcoming issue of U.S. News & World Report’s “America’s Best Graduate Schools” for 2015. The UNM College of Nursing ranks fifth for its Midwifery Graduate Program.
Poor oral health has been linked to a host of health woes, such as heart disease and diabetes, yet too many New Mexicans fail to receive routine preventive dental care. UNM and community health providers have teamed up to address this problem by ...