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Jul 21, 2017

CRF Electrical Outage - July 22

By UNM CCC @robin
Saturday, July 22, 2017, the Maintenance Department will conduct an electrical outage at the CRF building 229. The power outage will begin at 6:00 a.m. and end at 8:00 a.m. This Outage is necessary to perform an electrical installation for office equipment, and will affect normal power on the ground [...]
Jul 21, 2017

HSC Town Hall Meeting

By UNM CCC @robin
Join Chancellor Paul Roth for a brief presentation followed by an open forum for questions and answers. July 27, 2017 9 - 10 am Domenici Auditorium Topics include: New Hospital - UNMH Modern Medical Facility Leadership Changes Domenici Phase III Submit questions ahead of time or during the event by [...]
Jul 14, 2017

Sign Up for an Onsite Preventive Health Checkup

By UNM CCC @robin
Want to learn more about your health and earn a $200 discount on your UNM medical plan premium? Employee Health Promotion (EHP) is coordinating comprehensive onsite preventive health checkups. Read the full article for more information. The checkups will be at UNM CCC on August 3 and 17, as well as [...]
Jul 14, 2017

Quarterly Meeting July 20

By UNM CCC @robin
UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center Leadership Invite all Faculty and Staff to attend the Quarterly Staff Meeting:   Thursday July 20, 2017 7:30 am UNMCC Auditorium Breakfast will be served in the Foyer starting at 7 am. FOR OUR REMOTE FACULTY AND STAFF The IT Department will be broadcasting our Quarterly Staff [...]
Jul 14, 2017

Welcome - New Director for Patient Access

By UNM CCC @robin
Carla Cisneros is the new Director for Patient Access at UNM CCC and officially starts July 17. Cisneros most recently provided oversight to the Ambulatory Clinics of the UNM Medical Group as the Director for Clinical Operations & Support Services. She was instrumental in the successful accreditation of the UNMMG Clinics with AAAHC [...]
Jul 13, 2017

The American Cancer Society RFA Grant Announcement

By CC-Research @faithann
ACS-MRA RFA: Understanding, Preventing and Managing Immunotherapy-related Adverse Events (irAEs) Associated with Checkpoint Inhibition for Melanoma and Other Cancers The American Cancer Society(ACS) and Melanoma Research Alliance (MRA)have each committed $1 million for the awards. The combined $2 million will be used to fund at least one Team Award at [...]
Jul 12, 2017

Cardio Kickboxing Registration Open

By msequeira @msequeira
Cardio-kickboxing- is a combination of aerobics, boxing, and martial arts -- it's one of the most popular fitness trends to hit gymnasiums in recent years. These workouts, which are inspired by martial arts have motivated many people to start a fitness program. This intense, total-body workout can improve strength, aerobic [...]
Jul 5, 2017

FY17 Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) in Lung & Prostate Cancers

By CC-Research @faithann
Upcoming FY17 Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMPR) funding opportunities due dates have been announced.  Pre-applications for several of the lung cancer and prostate cancer mechanisms are in the near future. Below is a brief summary of the different mechanisms and attached you can find a summary sheet for each [...]
Jul 5, 2017

Current Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Funding Opportunities

By CC-Research @faithann
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation funds a wide array of research and initiatives to help address some of America’s most pressing health challenges. In addition to opportunities presented through targeted grant programs and funding partnerships, RWJ accepts brief proposals for funding of new and creative approaches to building a Culture [...]
Jun 29, 2017

PIVOT Selections for Funding Opportunities in Cancer Research

By msequeira @msequeira
Click on the links below for selected Funding Opportunities in Cancer Research.   Links to the opportunities listed below will expired after 14 days. Funding Opportunities with JULY 2017 Deadline Funding Opportunities with AUGUST 2017 Deadline Funding Opportunities with SEPTEMBER 2017 Deadline Funding Opportunities with OCTOBER 2017 Deadline Funding Opportunities with NOVEMBER 2017 Deadline   Access the [...]
PIVOT Selections for Funding Opportunities in Cancer Research
Jun 29, 2017

Stand Up To Cancer (Entertainment Industry Foundation)

By msequeira @msequeira
Stand Up To Cancer Dream Team Translational Cancer Research Grant funds a translational cancer research project that will address critical problems in patient care and deliver near-term patient benefit through investigation by a multidisciplinary, multi-institutional, collaborative Dream Team of expert investigators, according to the “Call for Ideas” issued to the scientific [...]
Jun 29, 2017

UNM CCC Pilot Grants - due 7/17/2017

By msequeira @msequeira
Pilot Project Program Deadline 7/17/2017 The University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center (UNMCCC) provides funds to its members through multiple pilot grant award mechanisms with the purpose of supporting the acquisition of cancer relevant preliminary data that will lead to external grant funding and published work by Cancer Center [...]
Jun 22, 2017

Looking for a Policy or Procedure?

By UNM CCC @robin
UNM CCC’s policies are on the intranet at http://cancer.unm-intranet.com. In the menu at the top, the policies are located under Cancer Center Info, and then Policies and Procedures. Many of the procedures link to the UNMH document and a number are specific to UNM CCC. You can also get there from the [...]
Jun 21, 2017

You're Invited to the MISSION: Excellence forums

By msequeira @msequeira
You are invited to attend the MISSION: Excellence Quarterly Forums, which are taking place throughout the month of July. In order to attend, you must register for the session of your choice via Learning Central. Once you have logged into Learning Central, search “MISSION: Excellence Quarterly Forums”, select “View Course [...]
Jun 20, 2017

Extended July 4th Holiday - UNM CCC Clinic Remains Open

By msequeira @msequeira
Interim President Chaouki Abdallah has approved July 3, 2017, as a University Holiday. The UNM CCC Clinic will NOT be closed on July 3.   Here is President Abdallah's announcement: Extended Fourth of July Holiday I am pleased to announce that I have approved July 3rd as a University holiday, giving [...]
Jun 5, 2017

Congratulations to our June Employees of the Month!

By msequeira @msequeira
Congratulations to Ricky Roybal and Serena Bailon: Ricky Roybal is being recognized for his extra work and effort during a time when the IT department has been in a state of transition. Ricky has taken on extra work and responsibilities and has worked extra hours whenever needed. He was the primary [...]
Congratulations to our June Employees of the Month!
Jun 1, 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Jim Liu, UNM Distinguished Professor!

By msequeira @msequeira
Three UNM Health Sciences faculty members have been promoted to the rank of Distinguished Professor. They are: Dr. Ke Jian “Jim” Liu, associate dean for Research, College of Pharmacy; Dr. Kurt Nolte, professor of Pathology & Radiology and Chief Medical Investigator; and, Dr. Mark Burge, Regents Professor of Medicine. The [...]
Congratulations to Dr. Jim Liu, UNM Distinguished Professor!
May 24, 2017

Community Based Participatory Research Public Lecture June 2

By msequeira @msequeira
UNM CCC faculty and staff are invited to attend a lecture on ... Uneven Power Relations, the Built Environment, and Policy Tools for Community Based Participatory Research: A Case Study from a Participatory Photoanalytic Project in West Virginia Lauri Andress, MPH, JD, PhD Friday, June 2, 2017 | 12:00pm to 1:15pm [...]
May 17, 2017

Get in Shape with Cardio Kickboxing or Boot Camp

By UNM CCC @robin
The UNM HSC Wellness Program is offering discounted Cardio Kickboxing and Fitness Boot Camp classes. Spaces are limited so be sure to sign-up early. Here are a few details on the classes: Cardio Kickboxing Monday and Wednesday (June 5th thru July 12th) 6-week Cardio Kickboxing class (please plan on attending all sessions) Classes [...]
May 16, 2017

Book Your Wellness Check Up - Save $

By UNM CCC @robin
Employee Health Promotion cares about your well-being, and is offering you this convenient, onsite initiative! Take advantage of our comprehensive preventive health checkups to learn more about your health, and earn credit on your UNM medical plan premium. $200 for eligible employees $100 for eligible spouse or domestic partner This [...]
May 12, 2017

Staff Appreciation Luncheon May 24

By UNM CCC @robin
Come help us celebrate YOU! The UNM Staff Council invites all staff to an appreciation luncheon. Door prizes include FREE parking for a year! May 24, 2017 11 am-2 pm SUB Ballrooms Bring your Lobo ID for the free food ticket. For more information, visit staffcouncil.unm.edu
May 3, 2017

Creating organization or flow charts?

By UNM CCC @robin
Use Microsoft Visio for Free Microsoft Visio from Citrix is available for use - and there is no extra cost. Here’s how to access it: Open the url and log into Citrix: https://citrixweb.health.unm.edu/Citrix/UNMHCitrixAppsWeb/    Note: use what your email address is without the “@salud.unm.edu” Click on the Microsoft Office Applications [...]
Apr 27, 2017

Enroll for Employee Benefits by May 12

By UNM CCC @robin
Open enrollment is your annual opportunity to enroll in, cancel, or make changes to your medical, dentaql, vision, life, and disability insurance plans. Changes made between April 26, 2017 and Friday May 12, 2017 are effective starting July 1, 2017. See all details on the UNM HR site. Enroll through [...]
Apr 27, 2017

Healthcare Workers Week – May 8-12, 2017

By msequeira @msequeira
Thank you to all of our dedicated staff and providers for providing endless compassion and commitment to our patients, families and organization. Every day you give of yourself to make our patient’s journey better. It isn’t always the big things that make the biggest difference but the little things that [...]
Apr 19, 2017

Questions About Available Medical Plans?

By UNM CCC @robin
BlueCross BlueShield, Presbyterian, and UNM Health representatives will be available on campus to meet with individuals one-on-one.  If you are an active employee with questions about your current insurance plan and/or claims issues, this is your opportunity to speak personally with an insurance representative. For appointment dates and times, please [...]