Adela Lente, MD
Associate Dean of Clinical Education & Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Surgery

Room 313
Phone: 575-674-2317
Department: Clinical Medicine


University of New Mexico BS Pharmacy

University of New Mexico MD

University of Arizona General Surgery Residency

Research Interests

  • Promotion of pipeline programs in urban communities for Native American Students
  • Health care funding in Native American communities
  • Mentorships in underrepresented minority students

Professional Accomplishments & Memberships

Board Certified General Surgeon.

The American Board of Surgery

AOA Health Care Policy Fellowship 2018

Society of Ultrasound in Medical Education

Association of Surgical Educators

Selected Publications

Diversity in Healthcare  September 2018  USA Today