Longtime ADHS Director Will Humble Joins AHSC’s Center for Population Science and Discovery

Will Humble, MPH, longtime director of the Arizona Department of Health Services, has been appointed division director for health policy and evaluation at the Center for Population Science and Discovery at the Arizona Health Sciences Center.

UA Scientist in Phoenix Helping Develop Test for Monitoring Biological Effects of Radiation, Could Save Lives

Simple Blood Test Could be Used By Astronauts, Cancer Patients to Check Radiation Exposure

UA College of Pharmacy Researchers Find Novel Therapeutic Approaches Targeting Melanoma

A drug discovery research team at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy and the University of Arizona Cancer Center has identified a novel compound that potentially can be used as a molecular weapon targeting malignant melanoma cells.

10th Annual ‘Donor Family Tribute’ Ceremony to Celebrate Donate Life Month with Special Ben’s Bells Presentation

On Saturday, March 28, 3 to 5 p.m., in Kiewit Auditorium in the University of Arizona Cancer Center, the Banner – University Medical Center Tucson campus will hold its annual Donor Family Tribute to honor Arizona donors and their families for saving and healing lives through organ and tissue donation.

UA Arthritis Center and UA Athletics Team Up For 2015 Desert Diamond Bear Down Luncheon, April 16

UA Vice President for Athletics Greg Byrne and UA head football Coach Rich Rodriguez will be guest speakers at the event, which benefits research to identify the causes, improve the diagnosis and treatment and find cures for the more than 100 forms of arthritis.

AHSC Launches `BLAISER’ to Enhance Biomedical Research Training Opportunities for Underrepresented Students

A new 10-week undergraduate program experience is designed to develop a health profession research workforce reflective of Arizona’s culturally diverse communities.

Events at AHSC

Apr 1 2015 - 8:00am - Apr 30 2015 - 5:00pm

 

News

March 31, 2015 - 9:14am
Will Humble, MPH, longtime director of the Arizona Department of Health Services, has been appointed division director for health policy and evaluation at the Center for Population Science and Discovery at the Arizona Health Sciences Center.
March 30, 2015 - 1:29pm
Simple Blood Test Could be Used By Astronauts, Cancer Patients to Check Radiation Exposure
March 30, 2015 - 11:51am
A drug discovery research team at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy and the University of Arizona Cancer Center has identified a novel compound that potentially can be used as a molecular weapon targeting malignant melanoma cells.
March 27, 2015 - 4:34pm
More than 30 photographs by UA College of Medicine – Tucson students provide a glimpse of health care beyond our borders in a free exhibit, open to the public, at the AHS Library.
March 27, 2015 - 3:29pm
On Saturday, March 28, 3 to 5 p.m., in Kiewit Auditorium in the University of Arizona Cancer Center, the Banner – University Medical Center Tucson campus will hold its annual Donor Family Tribute to honor Arizona donors and their families for saving and healing lives through organ and tissue donation.
March 27, 2015 - 1:07pm
UA Vice President for Athletics Greg Byrne and UA head football Coach Rich Rodriguez will be guest speakers at the event, which benefits research to identify the causes, improve the diagnosis and treatment and find cures for the more than 100 forms of arthritis.
March 25, 2015 - 12:32pm
As a Fulbright Scholar, Dr. Khalpey will continue his collaborative research with Poland’s Ryszard T. Smolenski, MD, PhD, at the Medical University of Gdańsk, studying adult stem cell therapy to repair damaged hearts.
March 25, 2015 - 10:05am
A new 10-week undergraduate program experience is designed to develop a health profession research workforce reflective of Arizona’s culturally diverse communities.
March 24, 2015 - 3:52pm
A traveling banner exhibition by the National Library of Medicine, free and open to the public, tells Washington’s story in the light of illness and the practice of medicine, which during his time was transitioning from a traditional healer craft to a profession.
March 24, 2015 - 3:17pm
The Southwest Environmental Health Sciences Center (SWEHSC) at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy will host the 2015 joint meeting of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) core center directors and training grant directors April 13-16 at the Marriott University Park in Tucson.

Spotlight

UA Cardiothoracic Surgeon Dr. Zain Khalpey Receives Prestigious Fulbright Award

Zain Khalpey, MD, PhD, FETCS, associate professor of surgery at the University of Arizona, surgical co-director of Heart Transplant and director of Mechanical Circulatory Support and Mitral Valve Program at Banner – University Medical Center Tucson, has been awarded a 2015-16 Fulbright U.S. Scholar.

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AHSC Launches `BLAISER’ to Enhance Biomedical Research Training Opportunities for Underrepresented Students

To increase the number of translational biomedical research and academic health professional graduates from underrepresented communities, the Arizona Health Sciences Center has announced the new Border Latino & American Indian Summer Exposure to Research (BLAISER) program.  

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Research Matters

Mar 25 2015 - 10:05am
A new 10-week undergraduate program experience is designed to develop a health profession research workforce reflective of Arizona’s culturally diverse communities.
Mar 24 2015 - 12:13pm
Ties to University's faculty will bring internationally renowned brain scholars to campus this week for a public forum and a scientific workshop.