UAHS In The News
Dr. Dan Derksen, professor of public health policy and management at the UA Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, said that while the administration's new directive won't immediately cut coverage in Arizona, it adds to uncertainty in the market from earlier actions. The administration cut the upcoming open enrollment period in half, sharply cut advertising, and cut funding for navigators who assist people with enrollment.
Menopause causes metabolic changes in the brain that may increase the risk of Alzheimer’s disease, a team from Weill Cornell Medicine and Dr. Roberta Diaz Brinton, director of the Center for Innovation in Brain Science at the University of Arizona Health Sciences.
Dr. Vance G. Nielsen, professor and vice chair for research in the UA Department of Anesthesiology at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson, has developed a therapy to delay or prevent the life-threatening effects of being bitten by a rattlesnake or other venomous snakes.