News Archive

Dec 26 2010 - 8:34pm
Time Magazine ranks compression-only CPR in top five medical breakthroughs of 2010
Dec 22 2010 - 3:42pm
Will be given to graduating UA College of Medicine students who are inducted into the Gold Humanism Honor Society
Dec 22 2010 - 3:39pm
Lectures and breakout sessions feature laughter yoga, arthritis and arts, anti-inflammatory diet, Chinese medicine and more.
Dec 22 2010 - 9:00am
Director of Sonoran University Center for Excellence in Development Disabilities at UA College of Medicine Department of Family and Community Medicine.
Dec 21 2010 - 12:58pm
New advancements in immunotherapy mean UA surgeons and physicians are able to offer patients with existing antibodies or differing blood types a better chance to receive and keep their gift of life.
Dec 16 2010 - 3:09pm
Santa Claus will arrive at Diamond Children’s at University Medical Center, via helicopter, to deliver toys to hospitalized children here.
Dec 15 2010 - 10:37am
The long-awaited addition of Diamond Children’s to University Medical Center came with another valuable addition, the expansion of the child life specialists program.
Dec 13 2010 - 9:15am
The University of Arizona Department of Surgery has added another transplant surgeon to its growing transplant program at University Medical Center.
Dec 10 2010 - 9:13am
Joins University of British Columbia’s Dr. John H.V. Gilbert and University of Minnesota’s Dr. Barbara Brandt in third biennial Canada-United States joint conference on interprofessional health education and practice to be held Nov. 19-21, 2011, in Tucson
Dec 8 2010 - 4:07pm
UA Native American Research and Training Center and Seneca Nation member will study the best ways to prevent obesity and promote good oral hygiene in Native American youth.
Dec 6 2010 - 4:02pm
Jackson Healthcare recently announced University Physicians Healthcare Foundation’s Norma J. Peal, PhD, Healthy Reading Program as an official nominee for the 2010 Hospital Charitable Service Awards.
Dec 6 2010 - 3:59pm
The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences has awarded a five-year, $1.7 million grant to Serrine Lau, PhD, professor at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, to study how all-Trans Retinoic Acid (ATRA), a metabolite of vitamin A, reduces organ damage caused by the sudden reintroduction of oxygen to cells and organs.
Dec 3 2010 - 1:11pm
Sponsored by the UA’s Center for English as a Second Language and the Division of International Affairs, the award recognizes individuals who have furthered the cause of international education in a significant way.
Dec 3 2010 - 10:31am
New research from the University of Arizona confirms what clinical pharmacists have known for a long time: when a pharmacist is part of the medical care team, patients with diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol and a host of other chronic diseases manage their conditions better. And when a pharmacist is included directly in care decisions, patients of all stripes experience fewer adverse effects from their medications.
Dec 2 2010 - 9:04am
UA College of Medicine People on the Move: Francisco García, MD, MPH; Stuart Hameroff, MD
Nov 29 2010 - 4:44pm
Gordon A. Ewy, MD, director of the Sarver Heart Center at the University of Arizona College of Medicine, is the 2010 recipient of the Eugene G. Sander Endowed Faculty Fundraising Award from the University of Arizona Foundation Board of Trustees
Nov 23 2010 - 9:03am
Approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in June, Abbott's ARCHITECT HIV Ag/Ab Combo assay is a simple blood test that simultaneously can detect both HIV-1 p24 antigen and HIV-1 or HIV-2 antibodies.
Nov 19 2010 - 3:53pm
WHAT: Diamond Children’s nurses teach CPR to employees of Tucson Mall store WHEN: 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 21, 2010 WHERE: UMC offices at First Avenue and River Road
Nov 19 2010 - 2:56pm
Stephen A. Goldstein, MD, FACS, has been appointed associate professor of surgery in the Division of Otolaryngology for the University of Arizona Department of Surgery.
Nov 19 2010 - 12:01pm
Gift from Salt River Project