News Archive

Jul 29 2013 - 11:41am
A new program at The University of Arizona Medical Center – Diamond Children’s seeks to minimize pediatric cancer patients’ fear about receiving a port and other procedures related to their treatment.
Jul 25 2013 - 5:47pm
The Center for Rural Health at the UA Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health has been awarded $166,000 by the Arizona Area Health Education Center.
Jul 25 2013 - 3:54pm
The “Summers in Children’s Research for Diverse High School Students” grant gives students hands-on basic science research experience working with physicians and scientists throughout the UA College of Medicine – Tucson.
Jul 19 2013 - 1:41pm
Seventh class at UA College of Medicine – Phoenix enters profession
Jul 19 2013 - 9:54am
Anne E. Cress, PhD, professor of cellular and molecular medicine and radiation oncology at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, has been named interim director of the University of Arizona Cancer Center.
Jul 17 2013 - 1:36pm
The UAMC ECMO program exemplifies the distinction of an academic medical center, with its ability to collaborate with many highly-trained subspecialists to provide life-saving care for individuals with extremely complex illnesses—in Tucson and beyond.
Jul 17 2013 - 11:04am
The Native American health disparities expert, surgeon and UA College of Medicine – Tucson student affairs/admissions leader has been proposed for consideration for the post by tribal advocacy organizations.
Jul 16 2013 - 3:35pm
KEYS is co-directed by the UA’s BIO5 Institute (BIO5) and the Southwest Environmental Health Sciences Center (SWEHSC) at the College of Pharmacy.
Jul 16 2013 - 3:01pm
The University of Arizona Medical Center – University Campus has been ranked among the nation’s best hospitals in the medical specialties of Ear, Nose and Throat and in Geriatrics, and as “high performing” in 10 other medical specialties in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals list of 2013-2014.
Jul 15 2013 - 1:23pm
Traveling exhibition by the National Library of Medicine reveals the daily lives of one family’s four men of medicine who practiced in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley during the 19th century and experienced the Civil War and a murder trial; free and open to the public.
Jul 15 2013 - 8:17am
Pediatric cardiologist will provide clinical care to children with heart problems at The University of Arizona Medical Center – Diamond Children’s and UAMC pediatric outpatient clinics
Jul 11 2013 - 6:24am
With Dr. Pust’s appointment, the UA College of Medicine – Tucson looks to advance education, service-learning and relevant research for students and faculty related to low/middle income countries and the Arizona/Mexico border.
Jul 9 2013 - 10:00am
UA College of Medicine’s Rural Health Professions Program – now in its 17th year – encourages graduates to practice primary care in rural areas in four- to six-week mentorships through August 9; RHPP graduates now practice throughout the state, some mentoring the next generation of rural doctors.
Jul 9 2013 - 5:08am
A research team at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, headed by Professor Dan Malone, is leading a national initiative to improve drug-drug interaction (DDI) alert systems.
Jul 9 2013 - 1:53am
With the support of SHINE ON Tucson, professional harpist David Pavlovich plays for the pediatric patients at Diamond Children’s on a weekly basis.
Jul 8 2013 - 4:22am
The UA professor of anesthesiology has served as director of the department’s residency program for nine years and previously was chair of the anesthesia department at Loma Linda University School of Medicine; he replaces Dr. Steven Barker, who has served as department head since 1995 and will continue as a faculty member.
Jul 5 2013 - 6:56am
UA pediatric cardiologist Brent Barber, MD, appears on the cover of Tucson Lifestyle magazine’s July issue on Tucson’s Best Doctors.
Jul 5 2013 - 2:55am
Dr. Lori Arviso Alvord, delivers the commencement address at the University of Utah School of Medicine; Dr. Leslie Boyer named one of 30 heroes by FDA Office of Orphan Products Development; Dr. Patricia B. Hoyer Earns Reproductive and Developmental Toxicology Specialty Section Lifetime Scientific Achievement Award and the Women in Toxicology Special Interest Group Mentoring Award; Iserson’s Getting Into a Residency: A Guide for Medical Students” newly revised and published in its eighth edition; Janet Major re-elected to the board of the U.S. Distance Learning Association.
Jul 3 2013 - 6:24am
Event celebrates five outstanding Tucson fathers while raising funds to support type 1 diabetes research, clinical programs, faculty recruitment and endowment at the UA Steele Center.
Jul 3 2013 - 2:04am
“Dr. Gregorio is a great leader to bring the UA Sarver Heart Center through this time of transition as we work to conclude the national search for Dr. Ewy’s successor,” said Steve Goldschmid, MD, dean of the UA College of Medicine - Tucson.