Jessica Salopek

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Sharing the Magic of Medicine and Science

Throughout April and May, Las Crucens experienced the magic of medicine and science thanks to the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine’s Health Sciences Library which secured a traveling exhibit from the National Institutes of Health – National Library of Medicine. The six-banner exhibit, Harry Potter’s World: Renaissance, Science and Magic, was on display on the […]

By |June 15th, 2018|News|0 Comments

BCOM Hosts First Annual Medical Student Research Day

In May, BCOM hosted its first Medical Student Research Day. The event, organized by several BCOM faculty members, was designed to celebrate student research accomplishments and to provide an opportunity to present their research projects to fellow students and faculty.

All BCOM students engaged in research projects were encouraged to attend and participate in the event. […]

By |June 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Save the Date: 2nd Annual Friends of Military Veterans Scholarship Banquet

To request more information regarding this special event and how you, or your organization, can support medical school scholarships for our veterans & dependents of veterans, please email or call Staci Mays at (575) 522-1232.

By |June 14th, 2018|News|0 Comments

BCOM Student Recognized for Medical Education Research Project

It’s no secret that medical school curriculum is tough. Between classroom time, clinical work, and studying, students at the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM) devote an average of 80 to 100 hours per week to their learning. They then must utilize all that knowledge and, not only pass more than a dozen exams in […]

By |June 7th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Exploring with the Next Generation of Native American Students

When Adela Lente first began attending public school off the American Indian reservation she grew up on, it was an eye-opening experience. “The students from the reservation were known for having pretty handwriting, but we were behind in reading, math, and English. It was hard catching up,” she said.

Academics were important to Lente because she […]

By |May 15th, 2018|News|0 Comments

End of Year BBQ Bash – May 16

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2018 Medical Student Research Day – May 21

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Arrowhead Center at NMSU, BCOM to Host Inaugural HealthAssembly Conference

WRITER: Lauren Goldstein, 575-646-5069,
CONTACT: Wayne Savage, 575-646-2596,

HealthAssembly, an inaugural conference presented by Arrowhead Center at New Mexico State University and hosted by Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine, will take place June 14 at BCOM. The conference is held at the culmination of HealthSprint, a new five-month digital health technology accelerator program powered by […]

By |May 15th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Royce Sumayo Presents at Neurological Conference

In April, BCOM second year medical student Royce Sumayo presented his research at The American Academy of Neurology’s 70th annual meeting in Los Angeles, California.

Sumayo’s research project, conducted in collaboration with neurologist Joseph Sirven, MD, of the Mayo Clinic in Arizona, investigated the relationship between leukodystrophies and seizures. The project is titled, “”A Meta-Analysis and […]

By |May 15th, 2018|News|0 Comments

BCOM Student’s Team Wins LAUNCH Competition

WRITER: Lauren Goldstein (575) 646-5069
SOURCE: Gina Duttle (575) 646-7279

Have you ever had the inkling to glance into the future? The LAUNCH competition at Arrowhead Center at New Mexico State University might be as close as you can get—and industry is taking notice. Three of five teams from this year’s cohort are close to […]

By |May 15th, 2018|News|0 Comments