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
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UNM Department of Pediatrics

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Watch Aiden's and Ethan's stories to see what makes UNM Children's Hospital so special.

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Neonatal Transport Program Turns 40!

A unique University of New Mexico medical flight care program that has been a lifeline for thousands of sick newborns across the state is marking its 40th anniversary.

Since 1975, the New Mexico Newborn Transport Program, part of the UNM School of Medicine’s Department of Pediatrics, has transported more than 16,000 sick, injured or medically unstable newborns from all over New Mexico and surrounding states. 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.

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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.


24th Annual Amazing Newborns Conference              Nov. 5-6, 2015

The 24th Annual Amazing Newborns Conference, Rural to Referral: Seamless Care presents amazing newbornsa well-balanced agenda that explores current issues surrounding neonatal care with a focus on stabilization in rural locations and current trends in blood transfusion and diseases in the newborn. 

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