The University of New Mexico School of Medicine Pediatric Residency Program is seeking a pediatric resident for a PGY-2 or PGY-3 position, starting July 1, 2021. The residency program has 16 categorical positions per year, plus 1-2 Child Neurology residents for their first 2 years. The primary clinical site is the University of New Mexico Children’s Hospital, and the only Children’s Hospital and Level 1 Trauma Center in New Mexico. We provide primary care for our local community, as well as the full array of complex and specialty care for patients throughout the state.
As a resident at UNM, you will experience a rigorous training program in a supportive environment. Our residents pursue all possible career paths (community/academic/general pediatrics/fellowship) after developing a robust pediatric foundation. We have an individualized track system to allow you flexibility in your training years in preparation for your own career goals. The tracks are Ambulatory, Hospitalist, Fellowship, and Global and Rural Health. We emphasize resident education with a robust academic half-day curriculum as well as rotation-specific didactics, in addition to developing physician educators. Our residents are also active in community advocacy and scholarly activities.
Applicants must be in good standing in an ACGME accredited program and have the support of their current Program Director to apply for this position. Applicants who have completed a year of Pediatrics Residency training will be preferred.
To apply, please email the required documents listed below to Stephanie Barnett at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Letter of interest, stating the reasons you are looking to transfer from your current program.
Three letters of recommendation. One must be from your current Program Director and include a list of completed rotations and summative assessment of core competencies.
Medical School Dean’s Letter or MSPE (Medical Student Performance Evaluation)
ECFMG Certification, if applicable
Stephanie Barnett, MPH
Department of Pediatrics, Office of Education
UNM Children’s Hospital
1 University of New Mexico, MSC10 5590
Albuquerque, NM 87131