News Archive

Dec 22 2012 - 2:39pm
Dr. Gholam Peyman, LASIK Surgery Inventor, Wins National Medal of Technology and Innovation
Dec 21 2012 - 2:37pm
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 - 3:21pm
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 - 10:21am
A memorial service for Dr. Corrigan will take place in January.
Dec 18 2012 - 2:20pm
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 - 1:14pm
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 - 5:03pm
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 - 3:30pm
The practice also will demonstrate nursing’s leadership in primary care interprofessional team building; provide interprofessional clinical training opportunities
Dec 13 2012 - 10:04am
Dr. Kurzius-Spencer’s research interests include the effects of environmental exposures and genetic factors on risk of disease.
Dec 11 2012 - 9:59am
Award recognizes partners in Arizona that are leading the way to conquer arthritis through education, outreach, research, advocacy and other vital programs and services.
Dec 10 2012 - 3:41pm
UAMC’s ECMO device, which had to be flown to Las Cruces, N.M., gave the patient’s heart the time it needed to recover and a transplant was no longer necessary.
Dec 7 2012 - 8:44am
“Serving on the National Advisory Council will allow me to bring my wealth of knowledge to help improve and guide the profession of nursing,” Dr. Reel said.
Dec 4 2012 - 1:02pm
As the CEO of UAHN, Dr. Waldrum will lead the Health Network’s two hospitals, clinics, health plans and physician practice plan.
Dec 4 2012 - 10:33am
State-of-the-art medical research institute will bring new hope to young patients facing life-threatening diseases with sophisticated genomic analysis and real-time access to drugs
Dec 4 2012 - 10:30am
Part of the research will be conducted in a live fire environment, a first for this type of study, with the cooperation of the Tucson Fire Department’s fire training facilities.
Dec 3 2012 - 4:17pm
“This is an opportunity to help our patients and their families improve the quality of their lives, be well and healthy,” said Karen Mlawsky, co-CEO of The University of Arizona Health Network.
Dec 3 2012 - 10:48am
Gordon A. Ewy, MD, a founding faculty member of the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, who has served as director of the UA Sarver Heart Center since 1991, has announced his plan to retire from the University, effective June 30, 2013.
Dec 3 2012 - 9:05am
Dr. Watson is a professor in the health promotion sciences division of the Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health. Many of the books he has edited over the years focus on nutrition and food sciences.
Nov 30 2012 - 11:20am
Every three months, Nadia travels from El Paso to Tucson with her mother, Jennifer, to the Angel Wing for Children with Diabetes to receive the specialized type 1 diabetes care she needs.
Nov 29 2012 - 1:09pm
Drs. Alexander Chiu and Michael Lemole in the University of Arizona Department of Surgery are the only surgeons in Southern Arizona who use minimally invasive endoscopic techniques to stop brain fluid leaks.