News Archive

Aug 28 2018
Topics include valvular heart disease, throat cancer, medical innovations and neurodegenerative diseases. Talks will take place each Tuesday evening in September.
Aug 28 2018
Free and open to the public, the lecture features UA Sarver Heart Center cardiologist, Dr. Charles Katzenberg, who will discuss the difference between preventing and treating chronic disease, advances in lifestyle medicine, acute and chronic inflammation, the emerging science about the microbiome and tools people can use to reduce disease risk.
Aug 27 2018
Dr. Derksen to lead outreach, health equity and interprofessional educational activities as he joins fast-growing leadership team of Dr. Michael Dake, UA senior VP for health sciences.
Aug 21 2018
Medical students at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson will honor individuals who have donated their bodies to medical education at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 22.
Aug 21 2018
New UA-led research found that open office seating arrangements offer health benefits not seen in workers in cubicles or private offices.
Aug 21 2018
A globally recognized physician-scientist who specializes in severe adult asthma, the pulmonologist and chair of the University of Arizona Department of Medicine joins UA President Robert C. Robbins, MD, as a member of the council that advises the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute and National Institutes of Health.
Aug 20 2018
Specialties in geriatrics and pulmonology are recognized among the nation's best in the latest ranking by U.S. News and World Report.
Aug 16 2018
The University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health will host a screening of the award-winning documentary film, “Who is Dayani Cristal?” on Thursday, Aug. 23. The event is free and open to the public.
Aug 15 2018
Douglas L. Taren, PhD, associate dean for academic affairs and professor at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, is an internationally recognized expert in nutrition, maternal and child health, and global health, whose work has focused on decreasing health disparities within low-income populations.
Aug 9 2018
C. Kent Kwoh, MD, chief of the University of Arizona Division of Rheumatology, director of the UA Arthritis Center and holder of the Charles A.L. and Suzanne M. Stephens Endowed Chair in Rheumatology at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson, will serve a three-year term on the Division Directors Special Committee, which is charged with advancing rheumatology through support of clinical care, research, education and advocacy.
Aug 9 2018
The algorithms will be incorporated into electronic health record systems to alert providers about relevant, patient-specific, potential drug interactions.
Aug 6 2018
Participants in the BLAISER program will give five-minute presentations about their summer research experiences in the 10-week program which helps underrepresented students, including Latino, Native American and African American undergraduate juniors and seniors, become nationally competitive medical school, health professions and biosciences-focused graduate school applicants.
Aug 6 2018
A new collaboration with the Amity Foundation enables the UA Department of Family and Community Medicine’s Mobile Health Program to provide full-service primary care at no cost to students at Amity’s Circle Tree Ranch and Dragonfly Village.
Aug 2 2018
The competitive Catherine Core Travel Award will support her participation in NCURA’s 60th annual meeting, Aug. 5-8, in Washington, D.C., where she will participate in continuing education and professional development.
Jul 31 2018
UA College of Nursing Professor receives an NIH grant to enhance Click City: Tobacco, an online tobacco-prevention program.
Jul 26 2018
Health disparities researcher, Dr. Jennifer Hatcher, will work to improve the health of Arizona’s underserved and most vulnerable communities.
Jul 25 2018
Dr. Kelly Reynolds has worked as a researcher and public health educator in environmental science for more than 30 years, specializing in water quality, food safety and disease transmission.
Jul 24 2018
Daniel Derksen, MD, also is available to discuss other pressing issues facing rural Arizona, including: increasing access to health care in rural and underserved Arizona communities; non-opioid approaches to treating acute and chronic pain; and public health interventions to address Arizona’s opioid crisis.
Jul 24 2018
Newly accepted medical students who make up the Class of 2022 will participate in a White Coat Ceremony at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson.