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Faculty and Staff – Las Cruces

Faculty and Staff – Las Cruces 2019-02-21T22:26:22+00:00

Faculty

Stephanie Benson, MD
Assistant Program Director

Dr. Benson is originally from West Virginia where she attended WVU School of Medicine and entered Residency in the department of Family Medicine at WVU. She transferred in 2007 to become a part our family at the Southern New Mexico Family Medicine Residency Program where she became chief resident and graduated from our program in 2009…  Read More »

Salvador Adame-Zambrano, MD

Daubney Boland, PhD

Daubney Harper Boland, Ph.D. is a psychologist in integrated primary care in Southern New Mexico. She is a Behavioral Science faculty member for the Southern New Mexico Family Medicine Residency Program (SNMFMRP). She is a CO-PI for a HRSA grant developing psychology in primary care and is adjunct faculty at New Mexico State University. She works closely with local FQHCs and school-based health centers to integrate doctoral-level psychology students…  Read More »

Dolores Gomez, MD

Dolores Gomez, MD is originally from Dell City, Texas (population 600) and moved to Las Cruces in 1986. She received her Bachelor of Science from New Mexico State University and received her MD from the University of New Mexico. She returned to Las Cruces and completed her residency in Family Medicine and is an alumnus of the Southern NM Family Medicine Residency, Class of 2001. Dr. Gomez left Las Cruces after residency…  Read More »

Kathleen Hales, MD 

Jennifer Lichtenfels, MD

Jenifer Lichtenfels, M.D. joined the Southern NM Family Medicine Residency Program in 2014 as a Pediatric Hospitalist. She supervises the residents at Memorial Medical Center during their inpatient rotations for newborn care and pediatric admissions. Dr. Lichtenfels graduated from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. She completed her Pediatric residency training at Michigan State University, E.W. Sparrow and Affiliated Hospitals. Dr. Lichtenfels was a practicing general…  Read More »

Patrick Leung, Pharm.D

Patrick Leung, Pharm.D., BCPS, PhC Patrick Leung, Pharm.D, is the Manager of Pharmacy Clinical Services at Memorial Medical Center (MMC) and a faculty at Southern New Mexico Family Medicine Residency since 2002. He is also a credentialed pharmacist clinician at MMC Anticoagulation Management Service. He works collaboratively with family medicine team to manage inpatient and outpatient medication therapy. He rounds daily with a multi-disciplinary…  Read More »

Minerva Medrano de Ramirez, MD

Davena Norris, Pharm.D, DCPS, PHC

Davena Norris is a Clinical Pharmacist at Memorial Medical Center (MMC) in Las Cruces, New Mexico. Upon graduating from the University of New Mexico College of Pharmacy in 2012, she completed a PGY1 pharmacy residency at the Southern Arizona VA Healthcare System (SAVAHCS) in Tucson. In her current position at MMC, Dr. Norris works collaboratively with family medicine residents and faculty to manage medication therapy in both inpatient…  Read More »