HSC Information Security

MSC 09 5100
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: (505) 272-1696

Contact Us


The HSC Information Security Office is located in the Biomedical Research Facility in Room B34.

Printable list of IT security-related contacts

Mailing Address, Phone Number and Email Address:

HSC Information Security Office
(505) 272-1696

About the HSC Information Security Officer:

Barney Metzner has been a technology professional for more than 20 years, with a progressive scope of responsibility. He started at UNM as a LAN administrator for the School of Medicine in 1993, progressed to the role of Manager of IT Systems for HSLIC and in 2005 became the HSC HIPAA Security Officer. In 2011, Barney became the first HSC Information Security Officer and also became a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM).

Primary Focal Areas: Strategic planning, oversight and accountability for the HSC information security program and serving as the coordinator for the HSC’s IT Security Council (ITSC).

Chief IT Contacts at the HSC:

  • UNMH IT –  David Grisham
  • UNMMG IT -- Dick Weeda, Tony Humphries
  • HSC Academic IT – Rick Adcock, Phil Marquez, Gayle Shipp
  • Network Security – Matt Braun, Mark Porter and Scott Hanson

For additional information about compliance at the Health Sciences Center, contact:

UNM Health Sciences Compliance Office