News Archive

Feb 4 2019
Recent advances in “next-generation sequencing” have made it possible to gain understanding of the complex nature of microbes and their importance to human health, a UA physician-scientist explains.
Feb 4 2019
Local high school students will practice their health-care skills, such as CPR and ultrasound imaging, during “A Pathway to Success,” an interactive health-care career fair spearheaded by residents at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson South Campus.
Jan 31 2019
Presented by the University of Arizona Health Sciences Office of Diversity and Inclusion and sponsored by Banner – University Medicine and Palo Verde Behavioral Health, the free event is open to the public and includes speakers, information about LGBTQ+ community resources and research, and networking opportunities.
Jan 30 2019
Felicia Goodrum, PhD, is one of only 109 scientists worldwide to receive the distinction this year.
Jan 30 2019
The University of Arizona Cancer Center collaborated with researchers at the Medical University of South Carolina to uncover better ways to harness the immune system to fight cancer.
Jan 28 2019
The three-year grants from the Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) and World Learning National enable the faculty members the opportunity to undertake academic activities in more than 140 countries.
Jan 28 2019
Clinical psychologists Jacob N. Hyde, PsyD, and Janelle Thompson, PsyD, will provide a wide array of behavioral health services for patients of all ages across Tucson.
Jan 25 2019
Roberta Diaz Brinton, PhD, inaugural director of the Center for Innovation in Brain Science at the University of Arizona Health Sciences, received $5.9 million from the National Institute on Aging to study the role of gender in Alzheimer’s disease and develop precision medicine interventions to prevent — and potentially reverse — the course of the disease in both women and men.
Jan 24 2019
The funds will enable the UA Department of Family and Community Medicine’s Mobile Health Program to provide more than 2,300 additional patient visits.
Jan 23 2019
The professor of physiology at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson was recognized by the HeartMath Institute for her teaching on mind-body balance and research on stress reduction and using equine therapy to promote the healing, enrichment and well-being of others
Jan 22 2019
UA medical students’ research shows tragic impact on young people who abuse opioids.
Jan 17 2019
Accomplished physician-scientist and transformational leader Dr. Kenneth Ramos, an expert on genetics and genomic medicine, will deliver the keynote address at the University of Arizona Arthritis Center’s 17th annual conference for those living with arthritis — and those who care for them.
Jan 8 2019
UA researchers are studying if the combination of dispensing asthma inhalers (corticosteroids) in the emergency department and supervising their use in elementary schools will increase the medication’s use among children with asthma and decrease emergency department visits.
Jan 4 2019
The 2019 free Green Valley Lecture Series begins with a focus on sleep and how it affects heart health.
Jan 3 2019
UA engineers are using a $2.1 million grant to improve scanning technologies for challenging patient populations.
Jan 2 2019
The University of Arizona Cancer Center will benefit from proceeds raised as the Wildcats sport pink jerseys during the cancer-awareness game.
Jan 2 2019
‘Think-A-Head’ 1-4 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8