Professional Biographies

Vanessa al Rashida, MD

Primary Specialty: Adult / Internal Medicine

Years With DaVita Medical Group: 1




Education:
  • Undergrad School: University of Missouri-Kansas City, School of Public Health
  • Graduate School: University of Illinois, Chicago School of Public Health
  • Medical School: University of Missouri-Kansas City, School of Medicine
  • Residency: University of New Mexico, School of Medicine
Special Interests:
Cardiovascular disease prevention, population health, and the inclusion of diverse cultures and patients
Languages:
English, Medical Spanish (not completely fluent)
Certifications:
BLS, ACLS
Organization(s):

American Medical Association
American College of Physicians
American Medical Women's Association

About:

Why did you decide to live in Albuquerque?
I love the landscape and the emphasis on outdoor activities. The culture is so diverse and there are so many events and activities that reflect the culture here. I cannot see myself anywhere else.

Family: Currently a mother to one fur baby named Sasha Belle

Hobbies:
Fine arts - drawing, painting, glass-blowing, sculpting, pottery, opera; volleyball, soccer, bowling, and kayaking

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