News Archive

Oct 10 2014 - 9:15am
Highly competitive, three-year, $350,000 award is given to 12 early-career nursing faculty nationally who demonstrate outstanding promise as future leaders in academic nursing.
Oct 9 2014 - 10:24am
Toshinobu Kazui , MD, PhD, has joined the University of Arizona Department of Surgery as clinical instructor in the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery.
Oct 8 2014 - 4:06pm
P-MAP illustrates the college’s strong emphasis on increasing the diversity of its students and addressing the shortage of physicians from under-represented minority groups, particularly Native Americans.
Oct 8 2014 - 12:34pm
Sruti donated all proceeds from her performance—more than $7,000—to support autism research at the UA Steele Center.
Oct 8 2014 - 9:03am
Office for Research & Discovery
Oct 7 2014 - 1:03pm
The goal for this year’s Melanoma Walk is to raise $60,000 to fight melanoma – a $5,000 increase from last year’s fundraising efforts.
Oct 7 2014 - 10:38am
Interdisciplinary collaboration and practice, such as Health 360 South at the UA Medical Center – South Campus, is critical to making patient care safer, more efficient and more effective.
Oct 3 2014 - 3:48pm
To celebrate the founding of the Student National Medical Association, University of Arizona – Tucson. Medical students will dedicate Oct. 4 to a day of service.
Oct 3 2014 - 1:43pm
Traveling banner exhibition by the National Library of Medicine explores the African American men and women who served as surgeons and nurses during the American Civil War.
Oct 2 2014 - 3:58pm
The University of Arizona’s request to designate the antifungal drug nikkomycin Z (NikZ) as a “qualifying infectious disease product” (QIDP) has been granted; clinical trial to begin in late 2015. In observance of Valley Fever Awareness Week 2014, free events for the public and health professionals will be held in Tucson and Phoenix.
Oct 2 2014 - 11:10am
The Partnership for Native American Cancer Prevention has been awarded $13 million from the National Cancer Institute to continue bringing prevention and biomedical research training to Native American communities in Arizona. The partnership focuses on the Hopi Tribe, Tohono O’odham Nation and Navajo Nation of Arizona.
Oct 2 2014 - 9:13am
As many as 30 percent of breast cancer survivors, the largest group of cancer survivors in the United States, suffer fatigue several months to years after effective medical treatment.
Oct 1 2014 - 3:42pm
The University of Arizona Department of Emergency Medicine is seeking community input on a clinical trial that requires a medical procedure to be performed without patient consent. The study will determine if a new device to secure breathing tubes holds the emergency breathing tubes more securely than currently used devices. The trial, which is set to begin this fall at the University of Arizona Medical Center – South Campus, will be performed on critically ill or injured patients who are unable to provide informed consent.
Oct 1 2014 - 2:05pm
Drs. Jason T. Shuffitt and Sue A. Anderson will participate in a newly launched, 12-month program for developing the next generation of national nurse practitioner leaders in health care.
Oct 1 2014 - 10:08am
This grant brings Komen’s total research investment in Arizona to more than $4.1 million since 1982. Dr. Miller is one of more than 50 early-career breast cancer researchers to receive a Komen award this year.
Oct 1 2014 - 9:34am
UA Research Development Services
Oct 1 2014 - 9:25am
Heart Smart Movie and Panel Discussion presented by the University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center Women’s Heart Health Education Committee
Sep 30 2014 - 1:47pm
"The Genetics and Genomics of African American Colorectal Cancer"
Sep 30 2014 - 12:03pm
The University of Arizona Health Network (UAHN), one of the largest employers in Southern Arizona with more than 6,800 employees, welcomes three new executives to its ranks.
Sep 29 2014 - 1:47pm
The Dr. Augusto and Martha Ortiz Endowment helps sustain the UA Mobile Health Program that the Ortizes started in 1976 to provide health care to underserved people of all ages who are unable to pay for health insurance.