News Archive

December 21, 2020
A study found that tranexamic acid, commonly used in cardiac surgery to help stop bleeding, improved the odds of survival for some trauma patients.
December 18, 2020
AIDS women’s health award to Dr. Liz Connick; Liver Institute wins CDC designation; Dr. Julie Bauman co-chairs cancer prevention committee.
December 17, 2020
An evaluation of emergency medicine guidelines showed proper care on the scene of a brain injury is critical to survival and ongoing brain health.
December 16, 2020
Public health experts say the digital strategy worked well because it was used in conjunction with contact tracing, testing and isolation efforts.
December 16, 2020
University of Arizona Health Sciences immunobiologist Dr. Deepta Bhattacharya says the COVID-19 vaccine is safe, and he will take it when it becomes available.
December 16, 2020
Dr. Amanda Sokan was recognized for her work in translational medicine that focuses on aging research, curriculum development and public health policy.
December 16, 2020
Antibody tests, groundbreaking research and community outreach are a few of the ways the University of Arizona Health Sciences met the test of a pandemic.
December 14, 2020
With the first vaccine shipments expected soon, the ultracold storage facility could play an important role in the state's plan for vaccine distribution.
December 14, 2020
Two dozen College of Nursing students will turn their 2020 tassels and join a workforce challenged by COVID-19, armed with a holistic approach to healing.
December 11, 2020
The Phoenix VA Health Care System Research Space will advance medical discoveries, new technologies and clinical care on the Phoenix Biomedical Campus.
December 10, 2020
A research collaboration will examine why women are twice as likely as men to experience depression and heart disease simultaneously.
December 9, 2020
People with training in local and indigenous healing traditions or working in underserved communities can benefit from the new award.
December 9, 2020
A six-month-long study found an increasing number of people, particularly those under stay-at-home orders, are experiencing high levels of loneliness.
December 8, 2020
Inspired by her work at an orphanage, Dr. Katalin Gothard aims to understand how the brain interprets the social, emotional and physical aspects of touch.
December 8, 2020
Robert Norwood and Laurence Hurley have been elected as fellows of the academy, the organization's most prestigious designation.
December 7, 2020
All students who plan to live on campus or attend in-person classes in the spring will be required to test weekly for COVID-19.
December 3, 2020
UArizona Health Sciences immunobiologists have created a five-module chimeric antigen receptor T cell that is showing early potential to fight Type 1 diabetes.
November 30, 2020
E-training helped massage therapists increase their knowledge of skin cancer and become more comfortable discussing risk reduction with clients.
November 24, 2020
Among recent notices: Lifetime achievement award for Dr. Ron Weinstein; and Dr. Sam Keim elected to American Board of Emergency Medicine.
November 23, 2020
Arizona CoVHORT is a multiyear study that will answer questions about risk factors for COVID-19 and how the virus impacts long-term health outcomes.