News Archive

Aug 5 2014 - 9:13am
The poison center urges anyone who feels a mysterious "sting," "pinch" or "bite" while outdoors, especially on an arm or a leg, to immediately call the center at 1-800-222-1222.
Aug 4 2014 - 10:37am
Dr. Ghaderi specializes in minimally invasive and advance laparoscopic procedures for the treatment of many upper gastrointestinal conditions, including reflux disease and esophageal motility disorders, abdominal wall hernias, weight loss surgery and advanced endoscopy.
Jul 31 2014 - 1:15pm
The breast surgeons at the University of Arizona Department of Surgery are leading several clinical trials.
Jul 31 2014 - 9:47am
Associate Dean of Professional and Community Engagement at the UA College of Nursing among 168 nurse leaders selected for one of the highest honors in the nursing profession.
Jul 30 2014 - 9:37am
41st annual conference focuses on access to health care in Arizona’s rural communities.
Jul 29 2014 - 4:36pm
Study Shows Marked Increase in Survival Rates with Routing Change
Jul 29 2014 - 4:24pm
The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson welcomes its newest class of medical students with free iPads and three-days of community-building activities, beginning on Wednesday, July 30.
Jul 29 2014 - 12:50pm
Drs. Desai and Doraiswamy join the University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center faculty; Professors Antin and Gregorio appointed to national organizations.
Jul 28 2014 - 12:56pm
Stem cell therapy shows promise in the repair and regeneration of damaged heart tissue from a heart attack, the leading cause of death and disability in Western society. Understanding the mechanisms of how stem cells react in the body could maximize their efficiency and offer better ways to treat people with heart failure.
Jul 28 2014 - 10:58am
For more than 20 years, Dr. Shaver has conducted research in sleep science and women’s health. She was among the first to study sleep problems as part of the transition into menopause.
Jul 28 2014 - 10:52am
Dr. Elizabeth Krupinski recognized as one of the top imaging researchers in the nation by the Academy of Radiology Research; Dr. Nick Giovinco first podiatric surgeon invited to present lecture at Georgia Tech.
Jul 24 2014 - 4:35pm
UA alumna served as director of development for the UA Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health since 2011 and previously had an extensive career with Roche Pharmaceuticals in sales and marketing.
Jul 24 2014 - 2:02pm
National Institute on Aging-funded research testing if dietary interventions that extend lifespan increase or decrease immune defense against infection, and help to understand how to achieve optimal healthy longevity.
Jul 22 2014 - 9:53am
As government agencies report a higher percentage of health-related deaths in rural communities as compared with more urban areas – partially due to less access to qualified physicians and specialists – the University of Arizona is working to increase the number of physicians serving in such communities.
Jul 21 2014 - 11:30am
Their videos, ‘Wildcat Diagnosis,’ ‘A Very Brady Medical School’ and ‘Science Fiction Into Fact,’ won four awards, including two Silver Awards of Distinction from The Communicators Awards of the International Academy of Visual Arts and two Telly Awards.
Jul 16 2014 - 1:30pm
This grant is a career development award given to a junior faculty member in innovative bioethics research. The award provides 50 percent salary support for three years. Up to two applicants from a university will be considered in each application cycle.
Jul 16 2014 - 10:36am
Firefighters from Golder Ranch Fire Department are giving Diamond Children’s a “Christmas in July” on Wednesday, July 16, 2-3 p.m.
Jul 15 2014 - 9:16am
The annual U.S. News Best Hospitals rankings, now in its 25th year, recognize hospitals that excel in treating the most challenging patients.
Jul 14 2014 - 3:52pm
Dr. Frank Walter honored with Arizona’s highest award for public health service; Dr. Ana Maria López honored by Chicanos Por La Causa for being a “cornerstone of our community.”
Jul 14 2014 - 3:02pm
Each year, more than 2 million people in this nation are infected with the hepatitis C virus. The group with the greatest number of infected individuals is the baby boomer generation, and now, thanks to a free hepatitis C screening clinic at the University of Arizona Health Network, those who unknowingly carry the silent killer virus, can be screened free of charge.