First NMSU Pathway Student Set to Begin Classes at BCOM

New Mexico State University (NMSU) graduate Muhammad Sufyan will begin classes at the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM) in August 2019, making him the first student officially admitted to BCOM through the Osteopathic Medicine Pathway Program (OMPP).

The OMPP was officially launched in 2016 as an agreement between NMSU and BCOM in an effort to […]

By |June 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Fourth Year Student to Intern on Capitol Hill

While completing his fourth year of medical school and clinical rotations at BCOM, Harris Ahmed will also spend eight weeks interning on Capitol Hill. He was selected to participate in the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine’s (AACOM) 2020 Osteopathic Health Policy Intern (OHPI) Program. In a letter to Ahmed and BCOM Dean Don […]

By |June 12th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Two BCOM Students Appointed to National COSGP Board

Brian Liu and Hayley Gorman will each spend their third year of medical school serving on the national executive board of the Council of Osteopathic Student Government Presidents (COSGP). Liu was appointed as National Programs Representative and Gorman as National Global Health Representative.

“Many people aren’t really aware of COSGP and who we are,” Liu noted. […]

By |June 11th, 2019|News|0 Comments

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Shop on Amazon to Support BCOM Student Scholarships

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New Grant Supports Training on Suicide Prevention and HIV/AIDs

A grant from the National Library of Medicine will support bilingual training on suicide and HIV/AIDs prevention.
Librarians at the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM) have received a grant from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine to provide free suicide prevention and HIV/AIDs training to promotores, or community health workers, in southern New […]

By |June 4th, 2019|News|0 Comments

BCOM Medical Students Honor Willed Body Donors

On Wednesday, May 15, medical students held a ceremony to honor those who have passed away and donated their bodies to medical education.
First- and second-year medical students honored those who have donated their bodies to science during the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine’s first annual Willed Body Memorial Ceremony.

BCOM medical students learn human anatomy firsthand […]

By |May 27th, 2019|News|0 Comments

BCOM Hosts First Continuing Medical Education Conference

On May 10 and 11, the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM) hosted its first continuing medical education (CME) event for faculty members as well as health care providers in the surrounding area. CME courses are designed to help health care providers maintain and increase their knowledge and skills. Some states and most hospitals require […]

By |May 14th, 2019|News|0 Comments

A Message from Compliance: The Unintentional Ways FERPA is Violated and How We Can Stay Vigilant

Dear students, faculty and staff:

Here are a few of the unintentional ways we may be violating FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act).

The most common and innocent violation is the throwing away of any and all documents that contain protected student information into an open trash can. Protected information includes addresses, grades or accommodation information. Use […]

By |May 13th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Medical Students Promote Health in Our Local Communities

This month, BCOM students and faculty were out and about in the local communities, promoting health and wellness and lending a hand where needed.

BCOM students Liang He Xue and Josh Quast volunteered with BCOM’s Chair of Anatomy and Cell Biology Miriam Donohue, PhD, at the Mighty Mujer Triathlon in El Paso. Dr. Donohue is in […]

By |May 13th, 2019|News|0 Comments