Psychosomatic Medicine Fellowship

Psychosomatic Medicine Fellowship

MSC 09 5030
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: 505-272-5002

Outpatient Specialty Clinic (UNMH)

4 hours per week for 12 months

Location: UNM Hospital

UNM psychiatrists provide outpatient consultative services to other medical specialties within the UNM HSC.

Fellows act as embedded consultants to see patients referred for psychiatric evaluation in specialty clinics for

  • HIV
  • Pain
  • Transplantation
  • Movement Disorders
  • Oncology

Fellows perform diagnostic interviews and examinations, conduct follow-up visits, communicate with patients’ specialty care providers, and staff their cases with an attending psychiatrist. They may also receive supervision from the specialty clinic providers, and are an integral part of the outpatient team.

Main goal: To develop expertise in psychiatric syndromes and disorders that arise in patients seen within these medical specialty clinics.