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BCOM Hosts National Institutes of Health Research Proposal Workshop

The BCOM Office of Research & Sponsored Programs (ORSP) partnered with the NMSU Arrowhead Center to host a comprehensive workshop on SBIR/STTR programs with an emphasis on those at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program encourages small businesses to engage in research and development (R&D) that has the potential […]

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2017 Healthcare Awards

The Greater Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for their “2017 Healthcare Awards” event to be held on July 28, 2017.

Feel free to nominate a deserving colleague or student for one of the listed awards on the nomination form.

Nomination Form:
https://gallery.mailchimp.com/41c48aeca8b547d2c3a959a7d/files/48f47c08-527d-4545-9ffe-cef0af487d10/Health_Care_Awards_Nominations_2017.pdf

Nominations are due on June, 15, 2017.

 

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The Game Delivers to The Bear Den!

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BCOM Summer Hours

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FBMS Takes Health Fair to Truth or Consequences

To cap off the spring semester, students in the one-year Foundations in Biomedical Science  (FBMS) program hosted a health fair in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico, a town of roughly 6,000 people about 75 miles north of Las Cruces.

Under the guidance of BCOM faculty members Dr. Steven Ontiveros, Ph.D., and Dr. Nancy Minugh-Purvis, Ph.D., the FBMS […]

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Harris Ahmed Selected as Domenici Student Panelist

BCOM student Harris Ahmed has been selected by New Mexico State University’s Domenici Institute to serve as a Domenici Student Panelist during the 2017 Domenici Public Policy Conference scheduled for September 13-14 at the Las Cruces Convention Center.

Speakers at the conference will address topics in workforce readiness, equity in education, and U.S. foreign policy regarding […]

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MountainView Regional Medical Center Makes $5,000 Donation to Medical Students’ Education

MountainView Regional Medical Center (MVRMC) made a $5,000 donation to the Southwest Foundation for Osteopathic Education and Research (SWFOER) to help defray the costs of a medical student’s education.

SWFOER, founded in 2016 out of the dormant New Mexico Osteopathic Foundation, aims to provide financial support and scholarships to medical students at the Burrell College of […]

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Dr. Michael Morehead Contributes to Education Textbook

Dr. Michael Morehead, Ed.D., BCOM’s Associate Dean for Administration, Learning, Evaluation and Outcomes, is a contributing author to the recently released textbook Mentoring Student Teachers and Interns: Strategies for Engaging, Relating, Supporting, and Challenging Future Educators.

Other contributors to the book are Larry Lyman, Harvey Foyle, Sara Schwerdtfeger, and Allyson Lyman.

Morehead, a former secondary school teacher […]

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Sin Limites: Future Physicians Building Bonds with Young Students

Students at the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine are already interacting with their future patients. First year medical students Zack Taylor and Jorey Cunico launched Sin Limites, a mentoring program focused on building positive relationships with young children in the community.

“Sin Limites, means ‘without limits’ in Spanish. We’ve been focused on fostering relationships to help […]

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GOP Proposals to Replace Affordable Care Act (ACA) would be Devastating for New Mexico

The Burrell Institute for Health Policy and Research announces the release of The Potential Impact of the Repeal of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act in New Mexico, a white paper that assesses the potential impact of a repeal of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA) on New Mexico and […]

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