UAHS In The News
UA College of Medicine – Phoenix researcher Taben Hale, PhD, has received a $393,493 grant from the National Institutes of Health to further her research in reducing the risk of heart failure in patients with high blood pressure.
With the support of a $1.7 million grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse, Drs. Vanderah and Salvemini at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson, are striving to put an end to opioid tolerance — a phenomenon that often leads to opioid dependence, abuse and addiction.
Southern Arizona’s only Level 1 Trauma Center has been recognized by the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma for its special expertise in treating babies, children and teens with life-threatening injuries. “Taking care of children who are critically injured is a special challenge and privilege,” said trauma surgeon Dr. Andrew Tang, medical director of the Banner – UMC Tucson Trauma Center and associate professor in the Department of Surgery at UA College of Medicine – Tucson.