Primary Care Training in New Mexico: Statewide Summit


Primary Care Training in New Mexico: Statewide Summit

August 10 and 11, 2015

Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
2401 12th St. NW Albuquerque, NM (map)

Join us for a summit to determine priorities for planning and expanding primary care physician training in New Mexico.

Register here today!

August 10
Registration and lunch – 11:30am
Summit sessions – 12:00pm to 5:30pm
Reception – 5:30pm to 7:00pm
August 11

Registration and breakfast – 7:30am
Summit sessions – 8:00am to 12:30pm

The purpose of the summit is to:

  • Discuss how community based primary care training is important to the future of  health care in NM;
  • Examine the Medicaid Funding option for residency training in NM;
  • Describe the components of graduate medical education from funding to training to accreditation;
  • Evaluate local communities for interest in and readiness to train family medicine residents.
Guest Speakers

Brett Earnest
NM Secretary of Human Services

Retta Ward
NM Secretary of Health

Howie Morales
NM State Senator

Arthur Kaufman, MD
Vice Chancellor for Community Health, UNM

John Hummer
CEO, Burrell School of Osteopathic Medicine

Registration and Additional Information

  • Please register online here by July 27th. The Summit is free, but space is limited and registration is required.
  • Rooms are available at a discounted group rate at the Holiday Inn Express – Old Town, across the street from the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center. Please contact the hotel at (505) 842-5000 to make reservations. When booking your room, mention that you will be attending the NM Primary Care Training Consortium meeting to receive the discounted rate.
  • Lunch on the 10th and breakfast on 11th are provided at no cost to attendees.

NMPCTC thanks these sponsors for their support:

New Mexico
Hospital Association

New Mexico
Primary Care Association

University of New Mexico School of Medicine
Family Medicine Residency Program