2nd Annual International Night – September 21 @ The Bear Den

Buonguiorno BCOM!

I’m very excited to announce one of my favorite events of the year, International Night! Because of the high demand last year, this year we will have not one, but TWO. This semester’s International Night is scheduled to correlate with the UN’s International Day of Peace.

Here’s the skinny on this semester’s International Night:
SGA is […]

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SOMA Light It Up Yellow for Childhood Cancer Awareness – Sept 18-22

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14th Annual I-10 Coalition Blood Drive – Sept 18-24

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MCAT Prep Course Graduates Score High

The students who participated in Dr. Samuel Kadavakollu’s community MCAT Prep Course in the spring of 2017 say he made the material relatable and showed them different ways to study beyond just memorizing content from a book.

Turns out, his methods are extremely effective. Based on their pre-course practice tests, Dr. K. says students improved their […]

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BCOM Collaborates with Local Community on Medical Response Scenario

In August, BCOM hosted its first Tiered Interdisciplinary Medical Response scenario with involvement from the NMSU Police and Fire Departments, the NMSU Nursing Program, and student paramedics from Dona Ana Community College. It was an event two years in the making, said BCOM’s Director of Simulation Sam Gutierrez, the visionary behind the scenario.

“I brought this […]

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Want to be Featured in the BCOM Pulse?

The BCOM Pulse is the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine’s monthly e-newsletter that reaches almost 5,000 people in the medical community, with more people signing up each month.

Each edition, we profile a different student in our “Get to Know the BCOM Student” section. See the students we featured last year in our newsletter archive at: […]

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BCOM Students Excel at Emergency Medicine Experience in New York

Four students from the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine’s class of 2020 confirmed just how much they learned in their first year of medical school when they participated in an emergency medicine experience hosted over the summer at Staten Island University Hospital in New York.

“We spent an entire week with the EM residency program, learning […]

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Foundation Corner: Hunt Family Foundation Establishes Medical Scholarship

The Hunt Family Foundation (HFF) has awarded a grant gift to the Southwest Foundation for Osteopathic Education and Research (SWFOER). The funds are to be used for the establishment of the Woody L. Hunt Scholarship at the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine. The HFF will match one dollar for every dollar SWFOER raises, which will […]

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BCOM Well Represented at National Osteopathic Conferences

Students and faculty from the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine traveled to Chicago in July to participate in a number of national conferences and meetings geared toward osteopathic physicians and students.

As the president and interim vice president of BCOM’s Student Government Association (SGA) respectively, Jessica Jacob and Antony Awad kicked off a full week in […]

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Two Female American Indian Surgeons Speak at White Coat Ceremony

Two female, American Indian surgeons spoke at the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine’s second white coat ceremony. At the event, held August 12 at the Las Cruces Convention Center, the 162 members of BCOM’s incoming class of 2021 received their traditional white coats and were officially welcomed into the medical profession.

Last year, the keynote speaker […]

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