UA College of Medicine – Tucson Looks to Increase Faculty Diversity From Within

The Health Resources and Services Administration-funded program seeks to increase the engagement, retention and promotion of faculty members from the UA College of Medicine – Tucson.

UA Anesthesiology Professor Dr. Craig M. Palmer Awarded Fulbright Scholarship to Train, Mentor Anesthesiologists in Serbia

Craig M. Palmer, MD, a professor of anesthesiology at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, has been chosen for a Fulbright award to travel to Serbia by the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.

Diamond Children’s Clinics Honored for Excellence in Immunization Rates

Two pediatric clinics in Tucson were recognized by The Arizona Partnership for Immunization (TAPI) as centers of excellence for achieving 90 percent or higher in their immunization rates and excellence in immunization education.

PANDA Fashion Show Breaks Fundraising Record; Grosses More Than $1 Million for Research at the UA Steele Children’s Research Center

Proceeds will support pediatric research efforts, including cancer research in the area of immunotherapy through the newly established, “PANDA Children’s Anti-Tumor Immunity Program,” at the UA Steele Center.

UA Senior Vice President for Health Sciences Dr. Joe G.N. `Skip’ Garcia Selected for American Thoracic Society Leadership Award

The 2015 Leadership Award from the ATS Pulmonary Circulation Assembly is given “in appreciation of decades of leadership and devoted service in the pulmonary circulation research community.”

UA Researchers Seek to find if Better Hearing may Halt or Reverse the Slide into Senility

A University of Arizona collaborative study among the Departments of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery, Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, and Psychology received approval in early May to begin accepting human subjects in an effort to determine if older adults suffering from prolonged hearing loss get a cognitive boost after cochlear implant surgery.

Events at AHSC

May 1 2015 - 8:00am - May 31 2015 - 5:00pm
Jun 1 2015 - 8:00am - Jun 30 2015 - 5:00pm

 

News

May 27, 2015 - 4:46pm
Acts of service and commitment were honored during the Arizona Health Sciences Center (AHSC) Awards for Excellence and the Georgia Reynolds Dedicated Service Award Ceremony.
May 26, 2015 - 2:53pm
The Health Resources and Services Administration-funded program seeks to increase the engagement, retention and promotion of faculty members from the UA College of Medicine – Tucson.
May 21, 2015 - 9:46am
Senior Sarah Koenig will celebrate her high school graduation in her hospital room at Banner Children’s – Diamond Children’s Medical Center, on Thursday, May 21, at 4 p.m.
May 21, 2015 - 8:58am
The prestigious award recognizes Dr. Spaite’s outstanding contributions to emergency medicine research throughout his career.
May 19, 2015 - 9:01am
Craig M. Palmer, MD, a professor of anesthesiology at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, has been chosen for a Fulbright award to travel to Serbia by the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.
May 18, 2015 - 4:13pm
Emergency medical services (EMS) personnel from across Southern Arizona will be honored Tuesday, May 19, 8 a.m.-noon, at a celebration event in Kiewit Auditorium, Arizona Cancer Center, 1515 N. Campbell Ave, Tucson, in recognition of National EMS Week May 18-23.
May 18, 2015 - 12:03pm
Two pediatric clinics in Tucson were recognized by The Arizona Partnership for Immunization (TAPI) as centers of excellence for achieving 90 percent or higher in their immunization rates and excellence in immunization education.
May 18, 2015 - 10:20am
Proceeds will support pediatric research efforts, including cancer research in the area of immunotherapy through the newly established, “PANDA Children’s Anti-Tumor Immunity Program,” at the UA Steele Center.
May 15, 2015 - 9:51am
The first 10 students accepted to the UA College of Medicine – Tucson’s new Pre-Medical Admissions Pathway program include two immigrants from Africa, three Hispanic students, three Native American students and two Native American-Hispanic students.
May 14, 2015 - 9:13am
The 2015 Leadership Award from the ATS Pulmonary Circulation Assembly is given “in appreciation of decades of leadership and devoted service in the pulmonary circulation research community.”

Spotlight

Dr. Daniel Spaite Receives American College of Emergency Physicians’ Outstanding Contributions in Research Award

Daniel Spaite, MD, professor and distinguished chair in the University of Arizona Department of Emergency Medicine, was selected to receive the “Outstanding Contributions in Research” Award from the American College of Emergency Physicians.

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UA Anesthesiology Professor Dr. Craig M. Palmer Awarded Fulbright Scholarship to Train, Mentor Anesthesiologists in Serbia

Craig M. Palmer, MD, a professor of anesthesiology at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, has been chosen for a Fulbright award to travel to Serbia by the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.

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Research Matters

May 18 2015 - 10:20am
Proceeds will support pediatric research efforts, including cancer research in the area of immunotherapy through the newly established, “PANDA Children’s Anti-Tumor Immunity Program,” at the UA Steele Center.
May 11 2015 - 1:47pm
A University of Arizona collaborative study among the Departments of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery, Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, and Psychology received approval in early May to begin accepting human subjects in an effort to determine if older adults suffering from prolonged hearing loss get a cognitive boost after cochlear implant surgery.