UA Department of Pediatrics, UPH Welcome Dr. Melissa Cox to Section of Hospital Medicine and Outreach

As a pediatric hospitalist, Dr. Cox will provide care for hospitalized children at Diamond Children’s at University Medical Center.
TUCSON, Ariz. – Melissa Cox, DO, has joined the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, Department of Pediatrics, and University Physicians Healthcare as an assistant professor in the Section of Hospital Medicine and Outreach.
 
As a pediatric hospitalist, Dr. Cox will provide care for hospitalized children at Diamond Children’s at University Medical Center.
 
Dr. Cox completed medical school at Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed her residency in pediatrics at the University of Nevada School of Medicine’s University Medical Center and Sunrise Children’s Hospital.  
 
Dr. Cox has additional clinical interests in adolescent medicine, preventive pediatrics, community outreach and resident education.