Stereotypes about Native Americans and Alcohol Debunked by UA Study

Native Americans are more likely to abstain from alcohol than whites, and heavy drinking and binge drinking rates are about the same for both groups.

Keep Food Poisoning Away from Your Super Bowl Party, Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center Urges

Following basic cooking and storage guides will keep fans safe.

The Evolution of a ‘Med School Mom’

With a husband and five daughters in tow, Mary Smith moved to Tucson where she now is a second-year student at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson and the author of a revealing blog post that has gone viral.

Stereotypes about Native Americans and Alcohol Debunked by UA Study

Native Americans are more likely to abstain from alcohol than whites, and heavy drinking and binge drinking rates are about the same for both groups.

Keep Food Poisoning Away from Your Super Bowl Party, Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center Urges

Following basic cooking and storage guides will keep fans safe.

The Evolution of a ‘Med School Mom’

With a husband and five daughters in tow, Mary Smith moved to Tucson where she now is a second-year student at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson and the author of a revealing blog post that has gone viral.
  • Stereotypes about Native Americans and Alcohol Debunked by UA Study

    Native Americans are more likely to abstain from alcohol than whites, and heavy drinking and binge drinking rates are about the same for both groups.
  • Keep Food Poisoning Away from Your Super Bowl Party, Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center Urges

    Following basic cooking and storage guides will keep fans safe.
  • The Evolution of a ‘Med School Mom’

    With a husband and five daughters in tow, Mary Smith moved to Tucson where she now is a second-year student at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson and the author of a revealing blog post that has gone viral.

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Feb 4 2016 - 12:39pm
Presentation is a part of the Green Valley Lecture Series, featuring experts from the University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, in cooperation with Green Valley Recreation, Inc.
Feb 4 2016 - 11:41am
Dr. Heidi M. Mansour investigates and designs innovative treatments, including new drugs and advanced delivery mechanisms, for lung diseases with unmet medical needs.
Jan 25 2016 - 9:51am
The University of Arizona Department of Pediatrics and Banner Children’s at Diamond Children’s Medical Center welcome new faculty members Rajesh Dudani, MD, Timothy Johanson, MD, and Lauren Nicholls, MD.
Jan 15 2016 - 2:39pm
UA College of Medicine – Tucson students launch Diversity Month in January to raise awareness of its importance in health care.
Jan 15 2016 - 1:27pm
UA Department of Surgery, Banner UMC Trauma Researchers to Participate in DOD Study

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The Warrior-Scholar Project was launched in 2012 to offer academic boot camps for veterans seeking a higher education. The UA is among 12 schools hosting the program this year. The UA is holding an informational session on Feb. 12, 2-3 p.m. at the Arizona Health Sciences Center VETS Center, 1501 N. Campbell Ave., in Room 2101G. 

The Center for Rural Health at the UA Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health was awarded a three-year, $1.5 million grant by the Health Resources and Services Administration to support the Arizona Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility Program.

No cases of the Zika virus have been reported in Arizona but public-health officials are monitoring the outbreak. Dr. Sean Elliott, medical director for infection prevention at Banner - University Medical Center Tucson, says Banner - UMC still remains active as a treatment center for highly infectious diseases if an outbreak does affect Arizona.