News Archive

Oct 22 2014 - 2:56pm
[AHSC Memo]
Oct 22 2014 - 1:03pm
Sen. Harkin joins 57 graduates from 27 states and six countries in celebration of 20 years of transforming health care
Oct 21 2014 - 12:14pm
Heather Coats is investigating psychological-social-spiritual healing in seriously ill African American elders to advance culturally sensitive palliative care and improve quality of life.
Oct 21 2014 - 11:09am
In Consider the Conversation 2, Dr. Hamilton, executive director of the Arizona Simulation Technology and Education Center (ASTEC) and a professor of surgery, shares his insights from his experience as a brain surgeon who has treated patients with serious brain and spine tumors.
Oct 21 2014 - 10:48am
Funds from Tee Up For Tots will support pediatric cancer research at the UA Steele Center exploring the application of haploidentical hematopoietic cell transplant (HHCT) for pediatric solid tumors.
Oct 20 2014 - 4:10pm
Jonathan H. Schatz, MD, was recently awarded a 5-year, $1.59 million grant from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to study ways to effectively combat drug resistance when treating lymphoma — a study that may have wide-ranging impact when it comes to treating a variety of cancers.
Oct 17 2014 - 2:14pm
The study found that diet quality was associated with mortality and may have a protective effect after ovarian cancer.
Oct 16 2014 - 2:40pm
The study, funded by a $2.3 million five-year NIH grant, is critically important to understanding how to improve older adults’ responses to vaccination against the infectious diseases that remain among the major causes of mortality of those over age 65.
Oct 16 2014 - 12:40pm
Free events in Phoenix and Tucson for the public and health professionals begin Nov. 4.
Oct 16 2014 - 10:59am
A study led by researchers at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health found that exercise provided less protection against type 2 diabetes in people at high genetic risk for diabetes and insulin resistance.
Oct 16 2014 - 10:07am
Biosciences Partnership Building Will Create Hundreds of Jobs. From left to right: Dave Elrod, regional manager, DPR Construction; Dave Crawford, president and CEO, Sundt Construction Inc.; Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton; University of Arizona President Ann Weaver Hart; Phoenix Councilwoman Kate Gallego; University of Arizona Senior Vice President of Health Sciences Dr. Joe “Skip” Garcia
Oct 14 2014 - 10:02am
CUPA-HR, the international organization for human resources professionals in academia, provides leadership on higher education workplace issues in the United States and abroad.
Oct 14 2014 - 9:12am
The PANDAs raised $1 million to establish the PANDA Children’s Neurological Center, which will improve the lives of families in Arizona whose children experience neurological injuries and conditions.
Oct 13 2014 - 9:59am
Spirit of Children will host a Halloween party for the patients of UAMC Diamond Children’s on Wednesday, Oct. 15, 1 p.m.
Oct 10 2014 - 1:13pm
Open to the public, the event’s new format features a round table discussion, ‘Causes, Problems, Prevention and Everything You Would Like to Ask About Arthritis,’ by UA Arthritis Center speakers with audience participation, as well as a silent auction.
Oct 10 2014 - 9:43am
The consortium includes National Cancer Institute-designated cancer centers, and prominent cancer institutes and research organizations.