Past Events

  • April 13, 2011 - 6:30am
    April 13, 2011 - 7:30am

    Spring 2011 Research Brown Bag Series

    "Women of Color in the Academy: The Praxis of Identity, Culture and Research"

    Presented by
    Lorenda Belone, PhD,  Lisa Cacari-Stone, PhD, and Victoria Sanchez, MPH, DrPh
    Department of Family and Community Medicine

    Wednesday, April 13, 2011
    12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

    RWJF Center-Basement Conference Room
    1909 Las Lomas NE

  • March 23, 2011 - 2:00am
    March 24, 2011 - 11:00am

    The Robert Wood Johnson Center for Health Policy at UNM is pleased to co-sponsor the WAC Spring 2011 Events.

    Save the Date!

    First Annual Working with Writers Symposium
    "Recognizing Diverse Discourses"

    March 23-24, 2011

  • March 24, 2011 - 6:00am
    March 24, 2011 - 8:00am

    Institute of Medicine Study on the Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health. A Case Study in Health Policy Issue Framing

    Sue Hassmiller, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.A.N

    Senior Advisor for Nursing

    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

    Thursday, March 24, 2011 , 12:30-2:00pm

    UNM SUB Ballroom A

  • March 22, 2011 - 9:30am
    March 22, 2011 - 11:00am


    Community Engagement Seminar Series
    A Nightengale Lens on CBPR: Two Programs of Nursing Research Based on Community Partnership

    "No, I'm Not Gonna Be No Guinea Pig For All Of That"
    Rebekah Salt, Ph.D., R.N., Assistant Professor, UNM College of Nursing

    "A Plan to Help Community-Dwelling Multicultural Rural Elders Age in Place, Manage Symptoms Effectively, and Access Palliative Care in Late Life"
    Jennifer Averill, Ph.D., R.N.,  Associate Professor, UNM College of Nursing

    Tuesday, March 22, 2011
    HSC Dominici West, Room 3010


  • March 4, 2011 - 1:00am
    March 4, 2011 - 10:00am

    The Robert Wood Johnson Center for Health Policy at UNM is pleased to co-sponsor the WAC Spring 2011 Events

    Save the Dates!

    Writing Across Communities at the University of New Mexico will host several exciting events this Spring, and you're invited! Please mark your calendars for the following date. We hope to see you there.

    March 4, 2011

    Fourth UNM Civil Rights Symposium

    "Mental Health and the Community"

    Featuring Dr. Stephanie Hall, Chief Medical Officer for LA County and Associate Dean of the USC Keck School of Medicine, as key note speaker

    Contact: Brian Hendrickson, Assistant WAC Events Coordinator,

    This event is being presented in conjunction with the

    First Annual Mental Health Awareness Week, February 28-March 4, presented by Agora Crisis Center. Contact: Emerson Epstein, Chair, Mental Health Week,

  • February 16, 2011 - 5:00am
    February 16, 2011 - 6:30am

    Spring 2011 Research Brown Bag Series

    "Using Motivational Interviewing to Facilitate Change in Multicultural Courses"

    Presented by
    Kamilla Venner, PhD (Athabascan)
    Steven Verney PhD (Tsimshian) department of Psychology

    When: Wednesday, February 16, 2011
    Time: 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
    Place: RWJF Center Lower Level Basement Conference Room (1909 Las Lomas NE)

  • February 14, 2011 - 8:30am
    February 14, 2011 - 10:00am

    Community Engagement Seminar Series
    Partnered Health Research with Tribal Communities

    "Exploring Patient Provider Interactions in a Native American Community"
    Vanessa Simonds, Sc.D., Post-Doctoral Fellow, RWJF Center for Health Policy at UNM

    "Sowing the Seeds for the Future to Honor Tigua History and Tradition": Community-Driven Approaches to Addressing Diabetes Prevention
    Sean Bruna, Ph.D. Candidate, Anthropology, Dissertation Fellow, RWJF Center for Health Policy at UNM

    Monday, February 14, 2011
    CTSC Building, Conference Room

  • February 3, 2011 - 5:30am
    February 3, 2011 - 7:00am

    "Living Systems and Leadership:Cultivating Conditions for Systemic Change"

    Zenobia Barlow, MA
    Executive Director Center for Ecoliteracy
    Berkeley, California

    Thursday, February 3, 2011 , 12:30-2:00pm

    UNM SUB Santa Ana A&B


  • January 14, 2011 - 1:30am
    January 14, 2011 - 8:30am

    Connections for Healthier Communities
    Build and leverage your understanding of the Social Determinants of Health

    January 14, 2011
    08:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

    American Society of Radiology Technologists
    15000 Central SE
    Albuquerque, NM 87123

    Contact 505-908-4100 for additional information
    Email:  to register 
    Event Fee $15.00

  • December 17, 2010 - 2:30am
    December 17, 2010 - 8:30am

    The New Mexico Department of Health
    American Indian Health Advisory Committee (AIHAC)
    4th Quarterly Meeting

    Friday, December 17, 2010
    9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.