Internal Medicine

Internal Medicine is the branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of adult diseases of the internal organs.

University of New Mexico
School of Medicine
MSC10 5550
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

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DoIM News

Prasad named GIM Chief

Prasad

Arti Prasad, MD, FACP, Professor, has been named Chief of the Division of General Internal Medicine. "Arti is an internationally recognized thought leader and educator in Integrative Medicine," Pope L. Moseley, MD, Chair of the Department of Internal Medicine, said. "Moreover, she leads by example with the paradigm that Integrative Medicine is a discipline of Integration of Traditional Medicine with other evidence-based forms of care. As such, Arti is a superb internist."

Fifth Floor Gallery

Margot Geist

The current show in the Jonathan Abrams MD Art Gallery is "Discovering Fire: Matchbox Series of 27 Photographs" by Margot Geist (Shown: Detail from Birdie Brand.) Read more.

Internal Medicine faculty members named as Distinguished Professors

Two Internal Medicine professors have been named to the rank of Distinguished Professor at the University of New Mexico, beginning with the 2012-2013 academic year:

Pope Moseley, MD

Pope Moseley

Excerpts from the nomination references:

"Dr. Moseley is a brilliant scientist who has achieved international recognition for his research in molecular biology, exercise and adaptive physiology and made important scientific translations from basic science to clinical medicine."

"Dr. Moseley can communicate to clinicians, to academic bureaucrats, to computer science geeks and to molecular biologists and he has the confidence and deep understanding of medicine that holds all of this together. These skills, combined with profound curiosity and original thinking account for Dr. Moseley’s scholarly achievements and his international reputation."

Sanjeev Arora, MD, FACP

Sanjeev Arora

Excerpts from the nomination references:

"Dr. Arora has had a profound impact on the delivery of health care to thousands of rural and underserved patients in the United States and is known nationally and internationally as a creative and effective health care innovator."

"Dr. Arora's work on Project ECHO continues to have an impact across the globe, allowing the model to be replicated to address other chronic diseases and enhance education in the field of health care delivery in remote, medically vulnerable areas."

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Domenici Center

Time: Thursdays, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Place: UNM Domenici Auditorium, Room 1220, UNM
Webcast: DoIM Grand Rounds are webcast and archived.

Our current Theme Block series is "New Developments in the Treatment of Chronic Pain." The Block Leader is Arti Prasad, MD.