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
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131
Page named NEW Epidemiolgy Chief
Kimberly Page, MPH, PhD, Professor, has been appointed Chief of Epidemiology effective July 1. She obtained her MPH and PhD from UC Berkeley. Dr. Page was previously Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of California, San Francisco, where she held joint appointments in the Departments of Medicine, Orofacial Sciences, and Global Health Sciences. Dr. Page is an internationally recognized researcher in AIDS, Hepatitis C, and other sexually transmitted diseases. She has conducted research in Cambodia, Iran, Brazil and Guatemala; and she is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese! Welcome to DoIM!
Congratulations - Awarded NIH Grant!
Tudor Oprea, MD, PhD, Professor, Chief of Translational Informatics, was recently awarded a $2 million U54 NIH grant. The NIH has launched a new Common Funds initiative, Illuminating the Druggable Genome (IDG). Oprea will serve as PI for the IDG Knowledge Management Center (KMC). The IDG KMC aims to integrate disease, pathway, protein, gene, chemical, bioactivity, drug discovery and clinical databases and documents, supported by innovative algorithmic platforms, knowledge management tools and user interfaces. The KMC will bridge clinical, biological, chemical and genomic data to prioritize targets for further experimental evaluation and analyses by the broader scientific community. NIH Grant