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COVID-19 Public Vaccination Calendar
Public Flu Shot Clinics
Offered by UNM Hospital, the shot clinics are for anyone ages 6 months to 65 years
15 clinics, from Sept. 28 through Nov. 5 (dates and times vary)
Most are open to the public
Locations in Albuquerque and Rio Rancho
Download the full schedule here (pdf)
ACEs ECHO: “All Hands on Deck”
1st Thursday of the month, noon-1pm
ACEs ECHO: "Putting Faces to the ACEs”
2nd and 3rd Thursday of the month, noon-1pm
Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and social determinants of health can lead to lifelong problems with substances, mental health, behavioral disorders, and chronic health issues.
Using the ECHO model of didactics and case-based education, participants will learn to recognize many different signs of ACEs and be given the information and skills to help those children in need. Via the Zoom platform, participants will learn from national and local experts. Sessions are open to all clinicians, including behavioral health providers, teachers, SBHC staff, and community health workers.
Continuing Education Credits will be available for participants: AMA, AAPA, CNE, APA, ASWB, and CHW.
Provider Well-Being and Burnout ECHO, ongoing all fall 2022, See flyer for more information
Rhode Island Chapter Series on Burnout and Resiliency for Pediatricians: Individual, Organizational, and Community Approaches, ongoing in September 2022, See flyer for more information
- Shaping the Future of Child Health 9th Congress of the European Academy of Pediatric Societies, EAPS 2022 in Barcelona: October 7 - 11, 2022. More information
- 24th Annual Pediatric Infectious Diseases Update Aurora, CO, November 2, 2022, In-Person & Virtual Conference, More Information & Register here
- Genetics Summit 2022: Momentum in the Mountains Mountain States Regional Genetics Network, November 9-10, 2022, Virtual Event, More information & Register Here
Check here for upcoming CME opportunities
Also of Interest
See our resources page for combatting youth e-cigarette use here.
Find resources for providers and parents here
"CDC and FDA Approve Pfizer-BioNTech COVID19 Vaccine for children ages 5 through 11" Alert from the NM DOH on vaccinations for children 5-11 (Nov. 2, 2021)
"COVID-19 Pediatric Pfizer-Biontech Vaccine Key Messages" Information and FAQs on vaccinations for children 5-11 (Nov. 3, 2021)
2023-2023 Synagis Universal PA
Download the form with submission instructions here (pdf; updated August 2022)
Link to an up-to-date infectious disease dashboard for respiratory infections here (Tricore)
Vaccine Misinformation Management Field Guide
Serve as a Voice for Kids in Border Communities
Download here for more information (1 page; pdf)
Agenda for New Mexico’s Children
We've updated our Agenda for New Mexico’s Children in order to draw attention to the most urgent needs of our state's children and families. Including a total of 39 policy recommendations for improving our children’s lives, this agenda provides the framework for our 2023 legislative strategy.
Download the updated Agenda here (2022; 4 pages; pdf)
Recommendations to Improve Pediatric Specialty Care in New Mexico
The Pediatric Specialty Care Task Force recommendations were presented to the Legislative Health and Human Services Interim Committee. A total of ten recommendations are included in the 14-page report.
Need a Pediatric Specialist?
Find the list of New Mexico's Pediatric Specialists here.