The Division of General Internal Medicine offers a residency track in Primary Care. See the Internal Medicine Residency program for information. Applications are accepted only through the"Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). 

Division of General Internal Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine
MSC10 5550
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131
Phone: (505) 272-2147
Fax: (505) 272-9437

General Internal Medicine Provides Learning Environment

Alisha Parada

Alisha Parada, MD

Division Chief of General Medicine

Contact: 505-272-2147

Department of Internal Medicine
MSC 10 5550
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

The Division of General Internal Medicine at The University of New Mexico is dedicated to the compassionate care of our patients, as well as the nurturing of a learning environment for our students and residents in training.

Our scholarly work includes educational and research activities in Integrative Medicine, Health Equity, and Health Services research.

Our Primary Care program is actively engaged in developing highly innovative models of delivery consistent with Patient Centered Medical Home principles.

For more information, contact Continuing Medical Education & Professional Development at 505-272-3942. 

Ways to Give

The Division of General Internal Medicine at The University of New Mexico is committed to remaining at the forefront of advances in Primary Care and providing complex care to the citizens of New Mexico. There are numerous opportunities and challenges related to providing care to underserved populations throughout New Mexico, and you can help us overcome those challenges and succeed with many opportunities by giving to one of our fundraising initiatives. 

If you have been considering giving a monetary gift to health care, we encourage you to view the giving opportunities available with the Division of General Internal Medicine below.

General Internal Medicine Fund

Support our fundraising goals now, and for the future. Our goals include creating easier access to care for patients in need, refugee primary care, mobility in primary care, research, essential equipment and training.

Geriatrics General Fund

The Section of Geriatric Medicine at the University of New Mexico is dedicated to providing excellent clinical care to New Mexico’s aging population.  Our geriatric providers offer compassionate care to patients in many different settings, including outpatient, inpatient, nursing home, home care and palliative care. Learn more about how you can support the Geriatric Section at The University of New Mexico.   

In the News

  • David Scrase, MD, was recently featured in the Albuquerque Journal. He's a faculty member at UNM School of Medicine's DIvision of General Internal Medicine, and heads the state's Human Services Department.
  • Congratulations to Dr. Elizabeth Lawrence for her promotion to professor!