News Archive

Aug 6 2010 - 3:31pm
The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix and Phoenix Children’s Hospital today announced an agreement to expand their affiliation, a move designed in part to address Arizona’s severe shortage of pediatricians.
Aug 5 2010 - 4:45pm
UA College of Medicine’s summer internship program promotes public health disparities research along the U.S.-Mexico border.
Aug 5 2010 - 2:58pm
The National Cancer Institute has awarded a five-year, $1,784,878 grant to an Arizona Cancer Center researcher to study the role of inflammation in colon carcinogenesis and to develop a new targeted therapy to treat colon cancer.
Aug 2 2010 - 1:39pm
Distance to border more important for methamphetamine and heroin purity than for cocaine according to study by UA College of Medicine researcher Dr. James Cunningham published in Addiction.
Aug 2 2010 - 1:36pm
Study by UA College of Medicine researcher Dr. James Cunningham published in Addiction
Jul 29 2010 - 2:45pm
The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, Department of Pediatrics, and University Physicians Healthcare welcome new faculty member Rouba Garro, MD, assistant professor, clinical pediatrics, to the Section of Nephrology.
Jul 27 2010 - 9:29am
Three leading Arizona colleges have joined efforts to create a new interprofessional educational model that will develop the critically needed next generation of primary care providers.
Jul 27 2010 - 9:15am
This award will enable the UAPPC to continue serving as a regional and national resource center for the training and education of graduate-level students to provide care for children with chronic pulmonary disorders within the disciplines of medicine, nursing, nutrition, social work and respiratory therapy.
Jul 26 2010 - 1:39pm
UA medical student Natasha Bhuyan named Koff Scholarship recipient
Jul 26 2010 - 1:27pm
By using mathematical modeling to understand blood flow, researchers - including the UA's Timothy Secomb, a pioneer in the field - propose a novel approach to treating cancerous tumors.
Jul 26 2010 - 11:11am
Dr. Elquza most recently was chief fellow in the department of hematology and oncology at the University of Arizona College of Medicine...
Jul 22 2010 - 9:36am
AzGEC has received a five-year, $2 million grant from the Health Resources and Service Administration (HRSA), an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services,to train health professionals throughout the state in the care of older adults.
Jul 21 2010 - 3:56pm
Students from Tucson, the Phoenix area, several rural and border communities and Indian reservations in Arizona and one student from Texas are learning to question established medical knowledge while working as paid researchers in the Summer Institute on Medical Ignorance (SIMI) Research Program for High School Students.The seven-week program is being held through July 23.
Jul 21 2010 - 2:26pm
A Tucson man will be the first in Southern Arizona to receive a new therapy to correct the hand deformity known as Dupuytren’s contracture at University Medical Center’s Human Motion Institute.
Jul 20 2010 - 1:40pm
Neurosurgeon Volker K.H. Sonntag, MD, vice chairman emeritus, Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, and professor of clinical surgery at the UA College of Medicine, will deliver the keynote address, “The Privilege to Care.”
Jul 19 2010 - 11:42am
Jesse D. Martínez, PhD, a professor of Cell Biology and Anatomy and Radiation Oncology at the University of Arizona, has been named chief scientific officer and joins the senior leadership of the Arizona Cancer Center.
Jul 16 2010 - 9:22am
As a pediatric gastroenterologist, Dr. Ammoury will provide care for children with gastrointestinal and nutrition disorders at Diamond Children’s Medical Center at University Medical Center...
Jul 16 2010 - 8:06am
University Medical Center, now part of University of Arizona Healthcare, has been ranked 48th among thousands of hospitals in the United States for the treatment of pulmonary disease
Jul 15 2010 - 4:18pm
Presented by the Arizona Medical Association in recognition of their dedication to the Arizona community
Jul 15 2010 - 4:12pm
Dr. Koff selected as field secretary for the Association of American Medical Colleges; Dr. Waer appointed interim assistant dean for medical student education