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Author Wang, Dora, author.

Title The daily practice of compassion : a history of the University of New Mexico School of Medicine, its people, and its mission, 1964-2014 / Dora L. Wang with Shannan L. Carter
Published Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2014


Description 1 online resource (338 pages)
Contents ""Front Cover""; ""Title Page""; ""Copyright""; ""CONTENTS""; ""FOREWORD by Paul B. Roth, MD, Dean of the School of Medicine""; ""PROLOGUE""; ""A Gathering of Healers: October 21, 2011""; ""PART I: The Story""; ""1: Medicine in Thomas Popejoy�s New Mexico, 1902-1957""; ""2: Popejoy�s Pride: The Founding of the UNM School of Medicine, 1957�1961""; ""3: How to Make a Medical School""; ""4: Expansion to a Four-Year School, 1964""; ""5: “And Then We Had to Settle Down�""; ""6: Building New Mexico�s Health Care Infrastructure""
""7: The UNM Primary Care Curriculum: A Renaissance in Medical Education""""8: The Health Care Crisis and Disaster Medicine""; ""9: Our People, Our Values""; ""10: The Daily Practice of Compassion""; ""PART II: The Departments of the School of Medicine and Their Histories (BY YEAR OF FOUNDING)""; ""Department of Internal Medicine, Established 1962""; ""Department of Physiology, Established 1963""; ""Department of Pathology, Established 1963""; ""Department of Surgery, Established 1963""; ""Department of Anatomy, 1964�1997""; ""Department of Biochemistry, 1964�1997""
""Department of Microbiology, 1964�1997""""Department of Psychiatry, Established 1964""; ""Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Established 1965""; ""Department of Pharmacology, 1966�1997""; ""Department of Pediatrics, Established 1966""; ""Department of Family and Community Medicine, Established 1967""; ""Department of Radiology, Established 1967""; ""Department of Neurology, Established 1967""; ""Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Established 1970""; ""Department of Cell Biology, 1981�1997""; ""Department of Dermatology, Established 1984""
""Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Established 1985""""Department of Emergency Medicine, Established 1991""; ""Department of Neurosciences, Established 1997""; ""Department of Cell Biology and Physiology, Established 1997""; ""Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Established 1997""; ""Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Established 1997""; ""Department of Neurosurgery, Established 2005""; ""Department of Dental Medicine, Established 2011""; ""PART III: Health Professional and Public Health Programs""; ""Dental Hygiene, 1961�2001""
""Radiologic Sciences, Established 1969""""Emergency Medical Services Academy, Established 1972""; ""Physical Therapy, Established 1974""; ""Occupational Therapy, Established 1992""; ""Medical Laboratory Sciences, Established 1992""; ""Public Health, Established 1994""; ""Physician Assistant, Established 1997""; ""Department Chairs""; ""ACKNOWLEDGMENTS""; ""Celebrating Fifty Years: A Message from Jeffrey Griffith, PhD""; ""About Khatali""; ""ABOUT THE AUTHORS""; ""INDEX""; ""Back Cover""
Summary Rich with anecdotes and personality, Dora Calott Wang's account is a must-read for anyone curious about health care in New Mexico
Notes English
Subject University of New Mexico. School of Medicine.
SUBJECT University of New Mexico. School of Medicine
University of New Mexico. School of Medicine fast
Subject Medical education -- New Mexico -- History
Medical colleges -- New Mexico -- History
History, 21st Century -- New Mexico
History, 20th Century -- New Mexico
Education, Medical -- history -- New Mexico
Schools, Medical -- history -- New Mexico
History, 21st Century -- New Mexico
History, 20th Century -- New Mexico
Education, Medical -- history -- New Mexico
Schools, Medical -- history -- New Mexico
History, 20th Century
Education, Medical -- history
Schools, Medical -- history
History, 21st Century
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Reference.
MEDICAL -- Alternative Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Atlases.
MEDICAL -- Essays.
MEDICAL -- Family & General Practice.
MEDICAL -- Holistic Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Osteopathy.
Medical colleges
Medical education
SUBJECT New Mexico
Subject New Mexico
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
Author Carter, Shannan L., author
LC no. 2014007298
ISBN 9780826355263