BCOM Group Raises Awareness About Antibiotic Resistance
The BCOM IDIG students with faculty advisers Dr. Michael Woods, Dr. Tim Shipley, and Dr. Debra Bramblett.

The BCOM Infectious Disease Interest Group (IDIG) is working to raise awareness about one of the biggest health challenges the world is currently facing: antibiotic resistance. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), at least 2 million people get an antibiotic-resistant infection, and at least 23,000 people die every year. Find out how this passionate group is bringing attention to this important issue.
Meet Our Student Doctors of the Month
Get to know the medical students you might just meet at your next doctor's appointment. These future DOs are completing their clinical clerkships at hospitals and clinics all over New Mexico, and in Texas and Arizona.

Student Explores Social Medicine in Haiti
Renan Orellana was selected for a three-week intellectual and cultural exchange in Haiti where he participated in an in-depth socio-political analysis of the Haitian healthcare system.

Building BCOM Connections
See all the ways BCOM faculty, staff, and students have been connecting with our local community, other institutes of higher education, and the osteopathic medical community at large.
Honor Flight Veterans Return to BCOM
For the second year in a row, the BCOM campus hosted the annual reunion of Honor Flight of Southern New Mexico & El Paso, a non-profit organization created to recognize American war veterans for their sacrifices.
BCOM In the News
Happy Holidays from Our Family at BCOM to Yours!
The holidays are in full swing at BCOM! From a charitable initiative to help local veterans to our annual ugly sweater contest, see how BCOMers are getting into the spirit of the season. And when you're out looking at light displays, don't forget to stop by the BCOM campus and see it lit up with luminarias in true Southwestern style!

Announcements & Events
United Blood Services will be on campus from 10am-4:30pm. Donate and get a free t-shirt and cholesterol screening.
The Southwest Foundation for Osteopathic Education and Research appreciates your donation to medical education.

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