News Archive for 2012

Dec. 22, 2012
Dr. Gholam Peyman, LASIK Surgery Inventor, Wins National Medal of Technology and Innovation
Dec. 21, 2012
A 16-year-old Haitian boy, Roosevelt Gateau, recently found out for himself when doctors at The University of Arizona Medical Center – University Campus performed open-heart surgery to save his life.
Dec. 20, 2012
Hartling will promote a seamless integration among clinical care, research and teaching activities for all pediatric services at the University of Arizona College of Medicine -- Tucson and The University of Arizona Health Network.
Dec. 20, 2012
A memorial service for Dr. Corrigan will take place in January.
Dec. 18, 2012
Dr. Carlos Gonzales has been elected to the American Academy of Family Physicians Board of Directors and staff member Liz Leko was elected vice president of finance for the Association of Standardized Patient Educators. Dr. Ralph Fregosi was recognized for receiving an NIH research grant award.
Dec. 17, 2012
Abraham Jacob, MD, associate professor, UA Department of Surgery Division of Otolaryngology, and director of the UA Ear Institute, is the only surgeon in the Southwest – and one of only about 15 surgeons in the nation – approved to implant the Esteem®, a surgically implanted device designed to improve hearing.
Dec. 13, 2012
World-renowned for her discoveries in the science of mind-body interactions, Dr. Sternberg recently joined The University of Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine as professor and director of research with joint appointments in the UA College of Medicine – Tucson and UA College of Architecture and Landscape Architecture; she also joined The University of Arizona Arthritis Center. The conference addresses health and services that help improve daily life for those living with arthritis – and those who care for them.
Dec. 13, 2012
The practice also will demonstrate nursing’s leadership in primary care interprofessional team building; provide interprofessional clinical training opportunities
Dec. 13, 2012
Dr. Kurzius-Spencer’s research interests include the effects of environmental exposures and genetic factors on risk of disease.
Dec. 11, 2012
Award recognizes partners in Arizona that are leading the way to conquer arthritis through education, outreach, research, advocacy and other vital programs and services.