UAHS In The News

May 2 2016

Dr. Victoria Maizes will present the University of Arizona Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health’s James E. Dalen Distinguished Lecture

Banner – University Medical Center Tucson

Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center

UA College of Medicine – Tucson and Banner – University Medical Center Tucson

May 1 2016

Dr. Sean P. Elliott, director of infection prevention at Banner-University Medical Center Tucson

Dr. Vivek H. Murthy, Doctor of Humane Letters, UA College of Medicine – Tucson

Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center

Dr. Clarisa Smith, completed her residency program in pediatrics at the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

Apr 30 2016

Dr. Daniel Derksen, director of the Arizona Rural Health Center in the College of Public Health at the University of Arizona

Banner – University Medical Center Tucson

Apr 29 2016

Dr. Karen Weihs, director of the psychosocial oncology program with Banner - University Medical Center in Tucson

Dr. Sean Elliott, pediatric infectious disease specialist at Banner UMC

University of Arizona Health Sciences, University of Pennsylvania and Vanderbilt University researchers are one step closer to understanding the genetic and biological basis of diseases like cancer, diabetes, Alzheimer's and rheumatoid arthritis.  "The discovery of these shared properties offer the opportunity to broaden our understanding of the biological basis of disease and identify new therapeutic targets," said Yves A. Lussier, MD, FACMI, lead and senior corresponding author of the study and UAHS associate vice president for health sciences and director of the UAHS Center for Biomedical Informatics and Biostatistics (CB2).

Dr. Georgia G. Hall, professor, Department of Family, Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix

Dr. Andrew Weil, director and founder, UA Center for Integrative Medicine

Apr 28 2016

Dr. Lawrence J. Mandarino, has been appointed to lead the new UA Center for Disparities in Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism at UAHS

Dr. Lalitha Madhavan, assistant professor in the Department of Neurology in the UA College of Medicine – Tucson

There are 1,800 types of scorpions in every place on the planet except for the Arctic, and more than 50 species in the Sonoran Desert, which covers much of the state. At no more than three inches long, bark scorpions are the smallest, most common and most dangerous — “the only one of them considered to be life-threatening,” said Keith Boesen, director of the Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center, housed at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy in Tucson.

UA Department of Immunobiology: Dr. Michael Kuhns and Dr. Janko Nikolich-Zugich

Dr. Kenneth Ramos, chairman of the Institute of Medicine committee and associate vice president at the University of Arizona Health Sciences

Dr. Andrew Weil, director and founder, UA Center for Integrative Medicine

Researchers from the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

Study by researchers from the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health

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