Two UA Nursing Professors Inducted into Prestigious Western Academy of Nurses

Drs. Marylyn McEwen and Kate Sheppard honored by the Western Institute of Nursing for demonstrated excellence in nursing research, practice and education.

Kids of Steele Team Up Event with UA Coach Rodriguez

Thursday, April 10, 5 – 6 p.m. at Arizona Football Stadium (northeast corner, Gate 2)

AHSC VETS Center Grand Opening April 10

In its continual effort to support student-veterans enrolled at the University of Arizona, UA, state and local representatives and other dignitaries will celebrate the grand opening of the first VETS Center in the nation to be housed at a health sciences campus.

Heart Attack Patient Defies Odds with Tailored Surgical Treatment at UA Medical Center

The tailored surgical treatment that gave Barnes a chance at recovery included complicated re-operative off-pump (beating heart) coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG), which was followed by stenting to help blood flow in an artery that was too diseased for bypass.

Dr. Andrew Weil to Prepare, Sample Healthy Recipes at UAMC Café

Tuesday, April 8, 2014, 10 to 11 a.m., in the UAMC - University Campus Café.

Becker’s Hospital Review: UAMC Among ‘100 Great Hospitals in America’

University of Arizona Medical Center – University Campus was named today to the 2014 list of “100 Great Hospitals in America” compiled by Becker’s Hospital Review, a Chicago-based trade publication.

Events at AHSC

Apr 1 2014 - 8:00am - Apr 30 2014 - 5:00pm
Apr 21 2014 - 9:00am - Apr 26 2014 - 5:00pm
Apr 26 2014 - 8:00am - 12:00pm

 

News

April 16, 2014 - 1:54pm
Wednesday, April 16, 3:30- 4:30 p.m. at Diamond Children’s (D4, D5, D6), 1501 N. Campbell Ave.
April 16, 2014 - 10:52am
University of Arizona Medical Center and UA Department of Ophthalmology sponsored healthy eye screenings check for cataracts, glaucoma, diabetes, macular degeneration and dry eye.
April 15, 2014 - 8:18am
Western Institute of Nursing honor recognizes an outstanding mentor who demonstrates unselfish efforts to support and promote the professional growth of other nurses in the West.
April 14, 2014 - 3:38pm
Dr. Hecker will be a key contributor in UA efforts to fully develop novel programs in respiratory medicine, lung biology and drug discovery.
April 14, 2014 - 9:29am
Drs. Marylyn McEwen and Kate Sheppard honored by the Western Institute of Nursing for demonstrated excellence in nursing research, practice and education.
April 9, 2014 - 2:47pm
Nancy K. Sweitzer, MD, PhD, director of the University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center and chief of the Division of Cardiology at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson serves on the TOPCAT executive committee.
April 9, 2014 - 9:10am
Thursday, April 10, 5 – 6 p.m. at Arizona Football Stadium (northeast corner, Gate 2)
April 8, 2014 - 8:50am
In its continual effort to support student-veterans enrolled at the University of Arizona, UA, state and local representatives and other dignitaries will celebrate the grand opening of the first VETS Center in the nation to be housed at a health sciences campus.
April 7, 2014 - 9:28am
The tailored surgical treatment that gave Barnes a chance at recovery included complicated re-operative off-pump (beating heart) coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG), which was followed by stenting to help blood flow in an artery that was too diseased for bypass.
April 7, 2014 - 9:22am
Dr. Berg was selected for Fellowship based upon her extensive clinical practice, scholarship and policy work in the area of women’s health.

Spotlight

Dr. Andrew Weil to Prepare, Sample Healthy Recipes at UAMC Café

Andrew Weil, MD, founder and director of the University of Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine, will prepare his Tuscan kale salad and sample his own recipes, prepared by hospital chefs, that are soon to be included on the inpatient room service menu at the University of Arizona Medical Center on Tuesday, April 8, 2014, 10 to 11 a.m., in the UAMC - University Campus Café.

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Becker’s Hospital Review: UAMC Among ‘100 Great Hospitals in America’

University of Arizona Medical Center – University Campus was named today to the 2014 list of “100 Great Hospitals in America” compiled by Becker’s Hospital Review, a Chicago-based trade publication.

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Research Matters

Mar 13 2014 - 11:00am
Research team to study role of CMV persistence in the lung and its effect on the pulmonary virome, as well as translate findings to treatments.
Mar 12 2014 - 9:59am
The findings, published in Arthritis & Rheumatology, indicate that glucosamine does not decrease pain or improve knee bone marrow lesions—thought to be a source of pain in those with osteoarthritis, the most common form of arthritis, affecting 27 million Americans over age 25.