News Archive

Jun 27 2013 - 3:10pm
Internationally noted physician-scientist, health administrator, scholar and educator joins the UA from the University of Illinois, where he served as the vice president for health affairs.
Jun 27 2013 - 10:56am
Dr. Derksen joined the College of Public Health in 2012. His health services research interests include covering the uninsured, enhancing access to quality care, reducing health disparities, and implementing community and team-based health services for rural, underserved and vulnerable communities and populations.
Jun 26 2013 - 2:31pm
The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson held its annual leadership, teaching and quality improvement training, the Interprofessional Chief Resident Immersion Training Program (IP-CRIT), on June 8-9 to improve health outcomes for older adults.
Jun 26 2013 - 1:52pm
Graciela Uribe became the first patient in Southern Arizona to receive a HeartWare® HVAD Pump, a new-generation, smaller ventricular-assist device used as a bridge to transplant.
Jun 25 2013 - 1:30pm
The KEYS (Keep Engaging Youth in Science) program began June 3, runs through July 19, and includes students from 13 Tucson high schools.
Jun 24 2013 - 9:22am
Larry asked for birthday gifts that could be given to children coping with illness and donated them to Kids of Steele, the family auxiliary of the UA Steele Children’s Research Center.
Jun 20 2013 - 1:54pm
The award from The Pennsylvania State University salutes the achievements of outstanding alumni whose personal lives, professional achievements and community service exemplify the objectives of their alma mater.
Jun 19 2013 - 8:56am
Judy Bernas, Associate VP for UA in Phoenix, Earns Honor
Jun 17 2013 - 4:23pm
Join stress management expert Ann Pardo, director of life management at the Canyon Ranch Health Resort in Tucson, in this free interactive lecture, open to the public, presented by the University of Arizona Arthritis Center
Jun 17 2013 - 3:29pm
The Granzier team at University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson will study the role of titin during the diastolic or filling of the heart during infant development and in adults. Titin works like a molecular sized spring that recoils and causes the cardiac muscle to relax.
Jun 14 2013 - 3:22pm
Dr. James Dalen receives honorary degree from the University of Massachusetts Medical School Worcester; Dr. Ana Maria Lopez named one of 25 Most Influential Hispanic Business Leaders in Arizona; Arizona Health Sciences Library, Tucson Campus, receives Team Award for Excellence.
Jun 11 2013 - 12:36pm
Hands-on experience and college-level coursework encourage participants to pursue health-care careers; six-week residential program at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson through July 13.
Jun 11 2013 - 8:48am
The pediatric outpatient clinic received a 96 percent compliance rating; the average score across the state is 64 percent and the U.S. national average is 73 percent
Jun 11 2013 - 8:44am
Funds will enable Steele Center researchers to expand research in autoimmune diseases like type 1 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, inflammatory bowel disease, Crohn’s disease and celiac disease.
Jun 7 2013 - 9:58am
The Gladys E. Sorensen Endowed Professorship is named in honor of Gladys E. Sorensen, EdD, RN, FAAN, who was dean of the UA College of Nursing from 1967 to 1987.
Jun 7 2013 - 9:22am
UA College of Medicine – Tucson professor of pediatrics eligible for Alpha Omega Alpha ‘Robert J. Glaser Distinguished Teaching Award.’
Jun 5 2013 - 2:24pm
This is the 10th year that UAMC has hosted the popular summer camp, which is offered in partnership with Arizona Youth University, a summer youth program of the University of Arizona.
Jun 4 2013 - 9:01am
Drs. Marcus recognized for lifetime acheivement by Pima County Medical Foundation; Dr. Sethi selected as Pima County Medical Society Physician of the Year for 2012; Dr. Mackstaller received inaugural “Community Impact Award” from Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Tucson Alumnae Chapter
Jun 3 2013 - 2:33pm
Research by UA medical student Lucy Han establishes that implementing recommended pulse oximetry screening guidelines is feasible at Tucson’s elevation. A recent simple pulse oximetry test revealed a potentially life-threatening critical congenital heart defect in a newborn that was surgically repaired at The University of Arizona Medical Center – University Campus.
May 30 2013 - 3:30pm
The University of Arizona is set to welcome 48 high school students from across the state to campus as the annual KEYS (Keep Engaging Youth in Science) internship program gets underway on June 3.

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