News Archive

Jun 11 2006 - 11:00pm
James R. Sowers, MD, FACE, FACP, FAHA, an international leader in diabetes research, will join The University of Arizona College of Medicine to develop a comprehensive Diabetes Center.
Jun 11 2006 - 11:00pm
Conference on Preparing for Chemoterrorism, Bioterrorism & Natural Disasters
Jun 11 2006 - 11:00pm
The Southwest Environmental Health Sciences Center (SWEHSC) at The University of Arizona</b> will receive $7.8 million from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) over the next five years to continue its research on the health eff
Jun 7 2006 - 11:00pm
Study Examines Heat-related Deaths Among Immigrants
Jun 7 2006 - 11:00pm
UA Investigators Developing New Technology for Arthritic Joints
Jun 5 2006 - 11:00pm
People and Place on the Move at AHSC
May 30 2006 - 11:00pm
When we think of cardiac arrest -- the abrupt loss of heart function that can quickly lead to death -- we typically picture a middle-aged man dramatically clutching his chest before dropping to the ground, unconscious.
May 29 2006 - 11:00pm
Stephen Michael has been appointed director of the Arizona Smokers' Helpline (ASHLine), which is based at The University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health.
May 29 2006 - 11:00pm
The Father's Day Council of Tucson will celebrate five exemplary Tucson fathers at the 12th annual Fathers of the Year Awards Dinner & Gala, dedicated to the memory of Sid Morse.
May 29 2006 - 11:00pm
The University of Arizona Program in Integrative Medicine has created four new
May 29 2006 - 11:00pm
An 81-year-old Tucson man whose aorta was partially torn in a car accident earlier this month is recovering after University Medical Center physicians were able to repair the vessel without open-chest surgery.
May 21 2006 - 11:00pm
Also known as a "lysosomal storage disorder," Pompe disease is caused by a deficiency or malfunction of an enzyme that occurs naturally in cells. Due to the absence of this enzyme, glycogen cannot be degraded and accumulates within cells, resulting in dys
May 21 2006 - 11:00pm
Researcher Erin Harvey, PhD, assistant professor with The University of Arizona Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science in Tucson, has received a $3.5 million grant from the National Eye Institute (NEI)
May 16 2006 - 11:00pm
When his plane touched down at Sky Harbor International Airport shortly before 11 p.m. on May 10, James Dahle, MD, an emergency medicine resident at The University of Arizona College of Medicine, had no idea his Hawaii vacation was to end with a dramatic
May 15 2006 - 11:00pm
The University of Arizona's Steele Children's Research Center pediatric cancer researcher Nicolas Larmonier, PhD, has been awarded a prestigious grant from the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
May 14 2006 - 11:00pm
Joseph S. Alpert, MD, an internationally noted cardiologist, is stepping down after nearly 15 years as chairman of the Department of Medicine at The University of Arizona College of Medicine in Tucson.
May 11 2006 - 11:00pm
The Department of Physiology Undergraduate Program at The University of Arizona College of Medicine in Tucson has received the 2006 UA Provost's Award for Meritorious Departmental Achievement in Undergraduate Instruction, one of the UA's highest faculty t
Apr 21 2006 - 9:25am
Jennifer Uno, a PhD candidate and researcher with the Steele Children's Research Center working on a study led by Fayez K. Ghishan, MD, professor, has made a discovery that advances the understanding of the relationship between IBD and decreased bone-mineral density (osteopenia). "It's pretty interesting, most people don't think of a connection between their bones and their gut, but the two are inextricably linked," says Ms. Uno.
Mar 15 2006 - 12:00am
The Class of 2006 includes 94 graduates - 48 women and 46 men.