News Archive

Apr 27 2015 - 10:29am
Jeffrey R. Lisse, MD, professor of medicine and medical director of the University of Arizona Arthritis Center’s Osteoporosis Program, has been named medical director of the Arizona Telemedicine Program (ATP).
Apr 24 2015 - 1:18pm
Dr. Carmona will present A Surgeon General’s Perspective on Global Public Health Threats and Exceptional Opportunities.
Apr 21 2015 - 12:57pm
The Arizona Smokers’ HelpLine (ASHLine) at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, has been helping people quit tobacco since 1995. Events during Phoenix Kicks Butts week are designed to encourage smokers to quit and lead healthier lives.
Apr 21 2015 - 10:28am
NOTE: Through April 26, Monday – Friday, 1 – 10 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. in Thurber Hall, Booth T236
Apr 20 2015 - 1:27pm
Banner - University Medical Centers Phoenix and Tucson Recognized
Apr 20 2015 - 9:26am
Free screening of the documentary featuring the world’s leading experts in mind/body medicine and remarkable true stories of recovery. Moderated by Dr. C. Kent Kwoh, director, UA Arthritis Center, and Dr. Esther M. Sternberg, research director and professor, UA Center for Integrative Medicine.
Apr 15 2015 - 9:01am
Myra Muramoto, MD, MPH, FAAFP, a nationally regarded scholar and educator, has been appointed head of the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, effective March 30.
Apr 14 2015 - 1:40pm
Researchers at the UA Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health find that dog ownership increases the likelihood of physical activity in older women, particularly among women living alone.
Apr 14 2015 - 11:34am
The donation from Dr. Ram Krishna and his wife, Meera, will help with the construction of an outpatient facility at the center, scheduled to open in September on the Phoenix Biomedical Campus.
Apr 10 2015 - 2:44pm
Three outstanding faculty and staff members at the Arizona Health Sciences Center are being recognized for their contributions in developing an inclusive and diverse campus community. Francisco Moreno, MD, Nicolette Teufel-Shone, PhD, and Cazandra Zaragoza, MPH will be honored during a reception with President Ann Weaver Hart on April 14.
Apr 9 2015 - 11:51am
The influence on individual, family and community health of immigration, migration and being undocumented is the focus of a series of articles recently published in Nursing Outlook.
Apr 8 2015 - 2:15pm
Researchers at the Arizona Health Sciences Center discover a potential cause of dry eye disease – a disease that afflicts millions of people in the United States.
Apr 8 2015 - 12:36pm
In his new role, Dr. Silva will develop UA-industry partnerships in biomedical research.
Apr 7 2015 - 2:37pm
Kids of Steele will host a “Team Up” event with UA football Coach Rich Rodriguez on Thursday, April 9, from 5 to 6 p.m.
Apr 7 2015 - 10:28am
The conference is free and open to the public and will feature international cultural wisdom authority, Roberto Dansie, PhD, who will share insights on cultural competency, rural health and interprofessional education and practice.
Apr 6 2015 - 3:05pm
Participants needed for a follow-up study, funded by the National Cancer Institute, to evaluate app.
Apr 2 2015 - 9:39am
UA neurosurgeon Dr. Willard S. Kasoff performed the surgery on Maureen Raine, who has much to celebrate during April, Parkinson’s Awareness Month.
Mar 31 2015 - 9:14am
Will Humble, MPH, longtime director of the Arizona Department of Health Services, has been appointed division director for health policy and evaluation at the Center for Population Science and Discovery at the Arizona Health Sciences Center.
Mar 30 2015 - 1:29pm
Simple Blood Test Could be Used By Astronauts, Cancer Patients to Check Radiation Exposure
Mar 30 2015 - 11:51am
A drug discovery research team at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy and the University of Arizona Cancer Center has identified a novel compound that potentially can be used as a molecular weapon targeting malignant melanoma cells.