UAHS In The News

Format: Aug 23 2019
Format: Aug 23 2019

May 15 2019

Jeffrey Frelinger, professor of Immunobiology at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson, named a distinguished fellow of the American Association of Immunologists

Daniel Derksen, professor and health policy expert at UA Health Sciences

Dr. Rachna T. Shroff, from the Division of Hematology/Oncology in the Department of Medicine at the University of Arizona Cancer Center

Jonathan Lifshitz, PhD, director of the Translational Neurotrauma Research Program at the UA College of Medicine – Phoenix

Dr. Craig S. Stump, former chief of the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson

Dr. Michael Grandner, director of the UA Sleep and Health Research Program

Dr. Daniel Combs, lead author and assistant professor of pediatrics at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson and Banner – University Medical Center Tucson

May 14 2019

Department of Family and Community Medicine at the UA College of Medicine ‒ Tucson

Nearly a dozen players stopped at Diamond Children’s Medical Center

Researchers at the University of Arizona have completed the first-of-its-kind study that could aid in the treatment, diagnosis and prevention of cervical cancer by identifying cervicovaginal metabolic signatures, or “fingerprints,” that distinguish patients with HPV, pre-cancerous cervical conditions and cancer.  Interdisciplinary team led by Melissa Herbst-Kralovetz, PhD, associate professor at the UA College of Medicine - Phoenix.

May 13 2019

Dr. Dan Malone, scientific leader for the grant, professor at the UA College of Pharmacy with a joint appointment in the UA Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health

Daniel Derksen, professor and health policy expert at the UA Health Sciences

Dr. Monica Kraft, chair for the Department of Medicine at UA College of Medicine – Tucson

The Banner Alzheimer's Institute (BAI) has announced plans to build a multidisciplinary memory and research center in Tucson. The 10,000-square-foot Toole Family Memory Center will house research as well as patient and family services.

May 12 2019

Dr. Rubin Naiman, a sleep and dream expert with the UA Center for Integrative Medicine

Lisa Quale, a senior health educator at the University of Arizona Cancer Center Skin Cancer Institute

Dr. Mohab Ibrahim, director of the Comprehensive Pain Management Clinic at Banner – University Medical Center South

May 11 2019

May 10 2019

Dr. Clara N. Curiel-Lewandrowski, a professor of dermatology at the UA and director of the Multidisciplinary Cutaneous Oncology Program in the UA Skin Cancer Institute

May 9 2019

Deepta Bhattacharya, associate professor of immunobiology at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson

Dr. Bradley J. Monk, professor, UA College of Medicine ‒ Phoenix

Dr. Roberta Diaz Brinton, inaugural director of the Center for Innovation in Brain Science at the UA Health Sciences

Banner – University Medical Center Tucson

Dr. Dan Spaite, professor and Virginia Piper Distinguished Chair of Emergency Medicine at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson, was the lead author on the EPIC study. The implementation of a massive, statewide public health initiative led by University of Arizona researchers and involving 21,000 prehospital care patients has doubled the survival rate of severe traumatic brain injury victims and tripled the survival rate among those who were intubated.

May 8 2019

Dr. Ernest R. Vina, assistant professor of medicine in the UA College of Medicine – Tucson

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