Campus News - December 3, 2001

In Memoriam

Marsha Moore Thompson

Marsha Moore Thompson, 45, died from a malignant brain tumor Nov. 7 in Las Vegas, Nev.

In 1996, Thompson joined the UNM Health and Sciences Center Department of Pediatrics. As an assistant professor and director of the UNM Cystic Fibrosis Center she worked hard for causes that benefited children with asthma and cystic fibrosis. She was recognized nationally for her achievements in terms of care and education of cystic fibrosis. Thompson served on Cystic Fibrosis Foundation local chapter board.

Donations in her honor to benefit the UNM center may be sent to: Marsha Moore Thompson M.D., Ph.D. Memorial Cystic Fibrosis Endowed Fund, UNM Foundation, 2 Woodward Center, 700 Lomas NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 or 1-800-UNM-Fund.

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