News Archive

Dec 20 2013 - 11:05am
Garrett will be donating the stuffed animals to patients at Diamond Children’s on Monday, Dec. 23, at 9 a.m.
Dec 20 2013 - 8:33am
Santa Claus made a very special visit to Diamond Children’s on Tuesday, Dec. 17. He arrived to Diamond Children's by horse carriage, entered the hospital on a red carpet and was greeted by throngs of excited patients, parents and staff.
Dec 20 2013 - 8:31am
A number of outstanding telemedicine programs, owned by different health-care organizations, work together on telemedicine challenges ranging from legal and regulatory issues, to telecommunications technology, to reimbursement.
Dec 20 2013 - 8:09am
Modest weight loss over a 2-year period in overweight or obese, middle-aged women may reduce risk factors for heart disease and diabetes, according to new research published in the Journal of the American Heart Association.
Dec 18 2013 - 1:20pm
Cohen is director of the Sonoran University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson Department of Family and Community Medicine
Dec 18 2013 - 12:56pm
Rehabilitation of basic functional tasks, such as rising from a chair or walking, reduces fall risk, prevents loss of independence and increases mobility-related quality of life in patients with dementia.
Dec 17 2013 - 9:34am
The University of Arizona Department of Pediatrics and The University of Arizona Health Network welcome new faculty members John D. Feerick, MD, to the Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition; and Ann Juodakis, MD and Janet Lau, MD, to the Division of Hospital Medicine.
Dec 17 2013 - 9:17am
Award recognizes early career investigators who are performing high-quality research in the field of pediatric cardiovascular disease.
Dec 16 2013 - 8:22am
UA Assistant Professor Sheila M. Gephart developed GutCheckNEC to help Neonatal Intensive Care Unit nurses identify babies at risk of developing necrotizing enterocolitis.
Dec 12 2013 - 8:54am
Toward a Science of Consciousness is a rigorous interdisciplinary conference covering neuroscience, psychology, philosophy, cognitive science, artificial intelligence, molecular biology, medicine, quantum physics, cosmology, art, technology, and experiential and contemplative approaches to the understanding of consciousness
Dec 11 2013 - 2:02pm
Kevin Driesen, PhD, MPH, assistant professor in the University of Arizona’s Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health has been selected by the National Rural Health Association for the 2014 Rural Health Fellows program.
Dec 10 2013 - 10:37am
NAI Fellows are recognized for their inventions that have major impacts on society
Dec 10 2013 - 9:43am
Dr. Carmona will address the obesity epidemic and its health, economic and security threat worldwide in his presentation, “Obesity: From Arthritis to Zoonoses, the Most Potent Accelerator of Chronic Disease.” A lunch roundtable, “Living Successfully With Arthritis,” will feature University of Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine Assistant Research Director Perry Skeath, UA Arthritis Center Director Dr. C. Kent Kwoh and retired UA Clinical Lecturer (rheumatology and geriatric) Gail Kershner Riggs.
Dec 5 2013 - 1:50pm
Free multimedia presentation and dialogue, open to the public, on the expressive arts, healing, and the end-of-life journey, with special guests from the Feeling Arts Academy, Japan.
Dec 4 2013 - 8:48am
Ranking by Nursing School Hub is based on several factors, including cutting-edge technology and infrastructure, world-class facilities and faculty and opportunities for experience.
Dec 3 2013 - 10:40am
Uniting more than 18,000 experts from around the world, the Sessions are the leading U.S. cardiovascular meeting for sharing the latest in basic, translational, clinical and population science.
Dec 2 2013 - 10:43am
Throughout December, shoppers can purchase paper pin-ups for $1 or donate an open amount donation at each of the Bashas’ and Food City grocery stores across Southern Arizona. The proceeds will support research at the UA Steele Center and clinical programs at Diamond Children’s.
Dec 2 2013 - 8:42am
Dr. Yves A. Lussier, accomplished physician-scientist and health system executive, will lead informatics efforts for AHSC, the UA Cancer Center and UA BIO5 Institute
Nov 26 2013 - 11:42am
More than 300 individuals—children and adults— participated in the family-friendly event.
Nov 21 2013 - 3:38pm
Holiday safety tips and precautions featured in free display, open to the public.