2015 Summit

2015 New Mexico Primary Care Training Consortium Summit
August 10 & 11
Indian Pueblo Cultural Center Conference Room
2401 12th St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104


The purpose of this summit is to learn more about the Medicaid Teaching Health Center Program, a new funding mechanism, and to help communities that are interested in family medicine residency training explore primary care training in their communities with local partners.




Summit Handouts

Welcome Letter (PDF)

New Mexico Family Medicine Residency Training Program (PDF)

Summit Agenda (PDF)



Summit Presentations – Day One

Keynote Presenter: Brent Earnest, Secretary, New Mexico Department of Human Services
The State Innovation Model (SIM) Grant, Medicaid and Workforce Planning in New Mexico

Presenter: Arthur Kaufman, MD, Vice Chancellor for Community Health, UNM
The Promise of Community-Based Primary Care Education and Training: Pathways to Practice – Narrow and Broad (PDF)

Presenter:John Hummer, Executive Board Director & CEO Burrell School of Osteopathic Medicine
The Latest from Las Cruces: BCOM and Residencies with Osteopathic Physicians in New Mexico (.pptx)


Panel: The Components of Residency Training Development

Presenter: Ted Epperly, MD
Accreditation and Residency Training (PDF)

Presenter: Randy Longenecker, MD
Community-Based Residency Education and Engagement (PDF)


Presenter: Kiki Nocella, PhD
Training in the Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) (.pptx)

Presenter: Charlie Alfero
New Mexico Medicaid Support of Training (PDF)


Summit Presentations – Day Two

2nd Keynote Presenter: Retta Ward, Secretary, NM Department of Health
New Mexico Medicaid Support of Training (PDF)

“This activity is approved for 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.”



Health Affairs Blog “A State-Based Strategy for Expanding Primary Care Residency” (Link)
Authors: Charlie Alfero and Arthur Kauffman

Rural Health Care Disparities Created by Medicare Regulations & Payment (PDF)
Author: Daniel Derksen, M.D., Walter H. Pearce Endowed Chair and Director Arizona Center for Rural Health

Rural Health Care Disparities Created by Medicare Regulations & Payment (Video)

EHCI 2013 WhitePaper (PDF)

Hospital Participation in Family Medicine Residency Programs (PDF)

Disclosure of Relevant Financial Relationships of Planners and Presenters (PDF)



New Mexico
Hospital Association

New Mexico
Primary Care Association

University of New Mexico School of Medicine
Family Medicine Residency Program

“None of the organizations providing financial support to this activity have had have any input into the agenda or other related materials”