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

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

Contact our clinics:
Phone: (505) 272-2345
Fax: (505) 272-2374
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UNM Department of Pediatrics

partners in practice(HSC NewsBeat)

Partners in practice: former patient inspired to care for others

Editors note: This is the third story in a three-part series exploring the lifelong bonds that can form between UNM physicians and patients when they meet in a moment of crisis.

UNM pediatric oncologist Stuart Winter, MD, was pleasantly surprised recently when he encountered former patient Courtney Nelson at UNM Hospital, where she is now a colleague. The encounter was a far cry from their first, when an 11-year-old Nelson was newly diagnosed with Ewing’s sarcoma, a rare form of cancer mainly seen in children. 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.

UNM pediatrics expert: Overwhelming evidence that MMR vaccine does not cause Autism

New Mexico is bracing for a renewed threat to your health spreading across the country. 

Measles is not your average virus -- think chicken pox with a vengeance -- and experts say it's not a matter of if, but rather when it hits New Mexico.

UNM assistant pediatrics professor Dr. Randall Knott tells KOB it is people refusing to immunize themselves and their kids who are leaving the door open to measles wreaking havoc here.

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