UAHS In The News

Mar 16 2019

Judith Gordon, professor and interim associate dean of research at the UA College of Nursing

Mar 15 2019

Ellen Melamed, an instructor at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson

More than 100 medical students at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson learned where they will complete the next phase of their medical training at this year’s Match Day ceremony.  The event was held on Friday, March 15, 8:30 a.m., at the Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa (3800 E. Sunrise Drive).

Dr. Nichole Mahnert, co-director of the Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery Fellowship at the UA College of Medicine – Phoenix

A $1.2 million grant from the JDRF will support UA researchers as they continue to perfect and test an implantable "tea bag" that senses glucose levels and automatically releases insulin when needed.  Klearchos Papas, PhD, professor in the Departments of Surgery and Medical Imaging at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson, could launch clinical trials with the device in the next three to four years.

Mar 14 2019

Dr. Bellal Joseph, chief of trauma at Banner – University Medical Center Tucson

Dr. Michael Dake, senior vice president of health sciences and professor of medical imaging, surgery and medicine at the University of Arizona

Mar 13 2019

Dr. Sairam Parthasarathy, lead investigator on the study, professor of medicine and interim chief of Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at UA College of Medicine - Tucson

Integrative medicine pioneer, best-selling author and philanthropist Andrew Weil, MD, has committed $15 million to name the Andrew Weil Center for Integrative Medicine – adding to his previous gifts totaling $5 million – ensuring the UA is the world's nexus of integrative medicine education, research and innovation.

Buffmire Lecture at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson

Seva Technology founded in 2018 by Dr. Salim Hariri, professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department of the College of Engineering and Dr. Nimit Agarwal, division chief of geriatrics at the UA College of Medicine - Phoenix

Mar 12 2019

Dr. Sarah Coles, assistant professor in the Department of Family, Community and Preventive Medicine at the UA College of Medicine ‒ Phoenix

Judith Gordon, professor and interim associate dean of research at the UA College of Nursing

Kelly McClelland, an operating room nurse at Banner ‒ University Medical Center South

Our Nurse of the Week is Sheri Carson, a clinical instructor in the UA College of Nursing

Banner UMC Chief Resident Radiologist, Dr. Amrit Hansra

Lead author Dr. Stephen A. Klotz, professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases in the UA Department of Medicine

Study conducted by two University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix

Dr. Frank LoVecchio from Banner Poison and Drug Information Center and UA College of Medicine ‒ Phoenix

Dr. Michael Grandner, director of the and Health Research Program at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson

Mar 11 2019

The Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (Sigma) will induct 23 nurse researchers into the International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame during its 30th International Nursing Research Congress in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, in July.  Terry A. Badger, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC, FAPOS, FAAN, professor and Eleanor Bauwens Endowed Chair at the UA College of Nursing, is among these honorees.

Researchers at UA College of Medicine – Tucson and the Department of Pediatrics at Banner – University Medical Center Tucson

UA Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health's program in public health [tied No. 32] ; UA College of Medicine – Tucson's programs in primary care [tied No. 62] and research (tied No. 65), UA College of Nursing vaulted nine spots to No. 30 out of 198 programs.

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