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
Save the DATE!
Come and join the celebration!
The UNM Department of Internal Medicine will host a week long celebration from October 12-17, 2014 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The kick off event is a Banquet and Awards ceremony on October 12th at Crowne Plaza, Albuquerque 6PM-10PM. We are featuring two internationally known speakers covering the two aspects of health care - the Arts and the Science of Medicine. Our features speaker at the banquet on October 12th is Dr. Andrew Weil, an internationally known authority in Integrative Medicine and the featured speaker on Friday October 17th is Dr. Soren Brunak, a Danish physical and biological scientist working on Bioinformatics. We would love to see you all at these events. More information coming soon!
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