Family and Community Medicine

MSC 09 5040
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: Administration (505) 272-2165 Phone: Clinic (for patients) (505) 272-1734
Fax: (505) 272-8045

Marlene Ballejos, PhD

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Assistant Professor

MSC09 5085

Albuquerque, NM 87131

FCM Medical Education


Dr. Ballejos is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine, and is the Assistant Dean for Admissions at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine. She serves as the Diversity Affairs Officer for the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Group on Student Affairs, and as the Co-Chair for both the SOM Committee on Admissions and the Combined BA/MD Committee on Admissions. She received her Doctorate of Educational Psychology from the University of New Mexico.

Her interests include serving diverse populations, research related to educational and health care disparities, workforce training, and issues related to underrepresented minorities.