COMPASS and SOMA Host Health Fair

Before enrolling in the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine, New York native Renan Orellana worked as a health literacy educator in The Bronx and on Staten Island. His duties included facilitating health education workshops in both English and Spanish on topics such as nutrition, hypertension, and diabetes. “What I learned is that in order to […]

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BCOM Participates in NMSU Chancellor Search

The Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine was honored to be part of New Mexico State University’s search for a new chancellor. BCOM President John L. Hummer served on the search committee and the BCOM campus hosted a reception for each of the five finalists.

“When asked by NMSU’s Board of Regents to host five separate receptions […]

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Bear Den Summer Hours

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SOMA & COMPASS Hosting Health Fair – May 12

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Lunch & Learn: Harry Potter’s World, Caddo & Cauldrons – May 9

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High School Students Explore Healthcare Careers

Alyssa, a high school sophomore at Arrowhead Park Medical Academy, has always been interested in medicine. So, when one of her anatomy teachers encouraged her to take a deeper look into the healthcare field by joining the Medical Explorers program, she jumped at the chance. “I wanted to see the diversity of medicine. Not just […]

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Helping Pre-Medicine Students Reach Their Goals

The members of the BCOM chapter of the Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA) are helping other hopeful students reach their dreams of being accepted to medical school. Zac Coffman, vice president of BCOM’s SOMA, organized an event during which approximately 50 first year medical students conducted mock medical school admissions interviews with 56 premedical students.

“I did […]

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Serving and Learning in Rural New Mexico

In July 2018, medical students from BCOM’s inaugural class of 2020 will begin their third-year clerkships in one of the five clinical teaching hubs BCOM has established within the region: Albuquerque, Eastern New Mexico, El Paso, Las Cruces, and Tucson.

After a two-week Intro to the Clinical Experience course, the students will have one week to […]

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Students Present Research at Emergency Medicine Conference in San Diego

BCOM medical students Stephanie Ayala, OMS-II, and Eli Johnson, OMS-II presented their research poster at the American Academy of Emergency Medicine 2018 Scientific Exhibition in San Diego, CA. “We also attended some of the emergency medicine presentations, talked with emergency medicine residents, and attended the medical student track where we learned strategies for applying to […]

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BCOMers Observe World Autism Awareness Day

BCOM faculty, students, and staff observed World Autism Awareness Day on April 2 by wearing blue. On campus student organizations also collaborated to raise more than $350 for Autism Speaks, a foundation dedicated to promoting solutions across the spectrum and throughout the life span for the needs of people with autism and their families. The […]

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