News Archive

Jun 24 2015 - 2:53pm
Event celebrated five outstanding Tucson fathers while raising funds to support type 1 diabetes research, faculty recruitment and endowment at the UA Steele Center.
Jun 23 2015 - 2:10pm
Researchers at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy have discovered that nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), an increasingly common but often undiagnosed liver disease, could have significant medical implications for people with type 2 diabetes.
Jun 15 2015 - 9:48am
As executive director of INC, Dr. Bedrick is responsible for the overall strategic planning and management of collaborative research endeavors among academic neonatologists, industry clinical staff and regulatory agency staff that will accelerate an understanding of medicine use in neonates.
Jun 12 2015 - 2:58pm
To address the critical lack of diversity in the health-care workforce in Arizona and the nation, the Arizona Health Sciences Center, with programs in Tucson and Phoenix, is working to recruit, educate and train tomorrow’s health-care leaders.
Jun 11 2015 - 11:31am
Researchers in the University of Arizona's BIO5 Institute have entered into a collaboration with Johnson & Johnson Consumer & Personal Products and Janssen Biotech Inc. to leverage foundational discovery research aimed at determining environmental factors that underlie asthma and allergies.
Jun 10 2015 - 9:10am
The University of Arizona Department of Pediatrics and Banner Children’s – Diamond Children’s Medical Center welcome new faculty member Geetha Gopalakrishnan, MD, assistant professor, to the Division of Hospital Medicine.
Jun 9 2015 - 4:31pm
Dr. Dalen was one of the early group of medical school deans who recognized the need for an organization to promote integrative medicine in the academic environment.
Jun 9 2015 - 2:49pm
Educational activities that are approved for continuing medical education credit help health-care professionals improve patient care and public health.
Jun 9 2015 - 9:48am
Doctor of Nursing Practice students Norma Mariscal, an ICU nurse at Banner - University Medical Center Tucson, and Aaron Whitley, a firefighter and ER/ICU nurse in Chandler, are part of the first cohort.
Jun 8 2015 - 3:01pm
Twenty seventh- and eighth-graders are getting firsthand knowledge this week of what it takes to be a nurse or doctor via Camp Scrubs, which is in its 12th year at the Banner – University Medical Center Tucson campus.
Jun 8 2015 - 9:36am
Research conducted at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy and the UA Cancer Center indicates that a compound derived from cinnamon is a potent inhibitor of colorectal cancer.
Jun 5 2015 - 10:00am
Researchers at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health found high levels of genetically elevated triglycerides are associated with a decreased risk of type 2 diabetes. The study was published recently in PLOS Genetics.
Jun 4 2015 - 10:15am
Banner Health has selected local contractor Sundt Construction Inc. and partner DPR Construction to construct a new, 11-story tower that will replace the 40-year-old portion of the hospital at Banner – University Medical Center Tucson.
Jun 3 2015 - 9:48am
Major National Institutes of Health Grant for Reproductive-Related Research
Jun 2 2015 - 10:54am
Rifat Latifi, MD, professor and vice-chair of international relations in the University of Arizona Department of Surgery and president and founder of the International Virtual-e-Hospital Foundation, has been elected vice president of the International Society of Telemedicine and eHealth.
May 27 2015 - 4:46pm
Acts of service and commitment were honored during the Arizona Health Sciences Center (AHSC) Awards for Excellence and the Georgia Reynolds Dedicated Service Award Ceremony.
May 26 2015 - 2:53pm
The Health Resources and Services Administration-funded program seeks to increase the engagement, retention and promotion of faculty members from the UA College of Medicine – Tucson.
May 21 2015 - 9:46am
Senior Sarah Koenig will celebrate her high school graduation in her hospital room at Banner Children’s – Diamond Children’s Medical Center, on Thursday, May 21, at 4 p.m.
May 21 2015 - 8:58am
The prestigious award recognizes Dr. Spaite’s outstanding contributions to emergency medicine research throughout his career.
May 19 2015 - 9:01am
Craig M. Palmer, MD, a professor of anesthesiology at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, has been chosen for a Fulbright award to travel to Serbia by the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.