Department of Pediatrics

The faculty, staff and students of the Department of Pediatrics are committed to providing the children of New Mexico with comprehensive family-centered healthcare that is unequaled in the state and region.

Contact us:
UNMH 3 Ambulatory Care Center
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001
Phone: (505) 272-5551
Fax: (505) 272-6845


Mailing Address:
MSC10 5590
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

Contact our clinics:
Phone: (505) 272-2345
Fax: (505) 272-2374
More information

Managing stress and avoiding burnout: One UNM physician's journey

Renee OrnelasCindy Foster (HSC NewsBeat)

The specter of burnout is a constant in healthcare fields. But with awareness, that threat can be managed, according to Dr. Renee Ornelas, professor in the UNM Department of Pediatrics and medical director of Para los Niños (PLN), the state’s only program for sexually abused children.

Ornelas provides medical evaluations for children and adolescents who have been sexually abused and sexually assaulted. The multidisciplinary clinic also provides comprehensive, laboratory evaluations, crisis counseling and anticipatory guidance. Staff is on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Read more.

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Webcast: Pediatric Grand Rounds are held in the 6th Floor Tully Conference Room. Sessions are available live online through the Rural Health Education Outreach (RHEO) Program. CME is available.

Amazing Newborns Conference

Amazing Newborns

November 6-7, 2014
Albuquerque Marriott
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The Amazing Newborns Conference presents a well-balanced agenda that explores a diverse array of contemporary medical, social and behavioral issues related to the health care of infants and their mothers.

The conference provides evidence-based education to healthcare professionals through didactic lectures, panel discussions and hands-on workshops. The objective is to provide the most current information and research to improve the overall health of infants and their mothers throughout New Mexico.