UAHS In The News
Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix and Banner – University Medical Center Tucson have been recognized as Best Hospitals for 2018-19 by U.S. News & World Report.
Daniel C. Malone, RPh, PhD, FAMCP, a professor at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, has received a five-year, $1.58 million grant to develop algorithms that provide relevant, patient-specific alerts about drug interactions. The project – funded by the Agency for Health Care Research and Quality, part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services – also will implement the algorithms in electronic health record systems in more than 50 health-care facilities across the United States.
Dr. John Galgiana calls the 150-mile stretch between Tucson and Phoenix where nearly 70 percent of all valley fever infections happen - "The Valley Fever Corridor." Dr. John Galgiana and his team at the UA Valley Fever Center for Excellence have developed a vaccine that will soon be tested on dogs and people soon after that.