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UNM Curanderismo Class

Registration is open!

***Class Update***
We are having difficulty with class cross-listings with the registrar's office. Currently, the only section open for registration is LLSS 593 & LLSS 493. We are hoping to have more information soon on when the other sections will be open for registration. These pending sections are: ANTH 540-010, LTAM 400-010, WMST 379-010, SPAN 301-010, CHMS 393-010 and ANTH 340-010. As soon as we have any information, we will post it here. Thanks for your patience.


Traditional Medicine without Borders:  Curanderismo in the Southwest & Mexico

Two week class!

July 14-25, 2014

MTWRF 8:10 a.m. to 12:40 p.m.

Anthropology Bldg Room 163, UNM Main Campus

Registration is open!

To register for UNM credit visit:  registrar.unm.edu or call 505-277-8900.

To register for non-credit through Continuing Education visit:  ce.unm.edu or call 505-277-0077.

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(video courtesy of Rebecca Gustaf, UNM Health Sciences Center)

Courtesy of Cynthia Gomez (producer and director for Pipestone Productions)

This course uses instructors who are healers and health practitioners from the Southwest, Mexico and the Albuquerque community to provide information on the history of Curanderismo (the art of Mexican Folk Healing) in the Southwest and Mexico. It explores an integrative approach to medicine and featuring demonstrations that incorporate Curanderismo with various traditional and holistic health techniques.

For more information on the class please contact Cheo Torres, Dorene DiNaro or Natalie Brigance at 277-0952 or Summer Little at 277-3716.