Department of Neurology
MSC10 5620
Health Sciences Center
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

Administrative Office
Phone: (505) 272-3342
Fax: (505) 272-6692

Child Neurology Residency Program Director
James Reese, Jr., MD, MPH

Residency Coordinator
Carlos Abeyta, MBA

Conference Schedule

We hold joint educational conferences with the UNM adult neurology residency program. Our residents should expect to participate in the following conferences weekly:

  • Neuroradiology conference: Tuesday mornings, between 8-9 a.m., a neuroradiologist reviews interesting images from the prior week with associated clinical discussion.
  • “Resident school”: Different didactic sessions with various neurology faculty on Tuesdays between 1-3 p.m. Residents are free of pager and clinical responsibilities during this time.
  • Child Neurology Conference: A specific conference with the child neurology faculty occurs Wednesday mornings, from 8-9 a.m. We have various formats depending on the topic, including occasional guest speakers (genetics on the first Wednesday of the month and other faculty as indicated).
  • Thursday Morning Neurology Conference: On Thursday mornings, from 8-9am, the adult and child neurology residents have a combined mix of sessions, including monthly meetings with the adult and child neurology residency directors, journal club, morbidity and mortality conference, quality improvement sessions, and either neuroanatomy, board review, or other didactic conferences.
  • Grand Rounds: The weekly grand rounds is shared between the departments of neurology and neurosurgery and occurs every Friday morning from 8-9 a.m.