News Archive

May 25 2017
Banner – University Medical Center South, 2800 E. Ajo Way, was recognized for its top performance among Banner Health hospitals with a 2017 Best of the Best Award at Banner Health’s annual conference for its leaders May 18 in Phoenix.
May 24 2017
Two UA researchers say that finding the ideal molecule could open the door to therapeutic drugs to treat diseases such as ALS.
May 24 2017
Health professions students will offer glucose screenings, blood-pressure monitoring and information on sun safety, hydration, nutrition and smoking cessation for the construction team working on the Health Sciences Innovation Building, in a show of appreciation.
May 23 2017
Daniel Derksen, MD, professor of public health policy and director of the Center for Rural Health at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, is available to explain the projected impact of the American Health Care Act on Medicare.
May 23 2017
The University of Arizona Department of Surgery and Banner – University Medical Center recently welcomed several new surgeons to Tucson. All are members of Banner – University Medical Group, the practice plan composed of faculty physicians of the UA College of Medicine – Tucson.
May 23 2017
Founded in 1996, the ATP was recognized as ‘a true pioneer in bringing telemedicine into the mainstream.’
May 22 2017
Elected by her peers in academic cardiology, Nancy K. Sweitzer, MD, PhD, was inducted into the organization led by leaders in American cardiology research.
May 22 2017
Three of the 12 new members are UA Health Sciences leaders based in Tucson and Phoenix.
May 22 2017
UA Students were recognized for educating and enrolling students and community members in health care coverage as part of the Healthy Campus Challenge.
May 22 2017
Arizona Biomedical Research Commission to fund University of Arizona College of Nursing professor’s innovative skin cancer prevention intervention.
May 22 2017
The UA Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health professor will lead the 1,600 member physician, resident and medical student organization.
May 18 2017
Generated by a study by researchers with the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy and Vanderbilt University Medical Center, the catalog could help identify individuals who are at risk for autoimmune diseases, such as type 1 diabetes or rheumatoid arthritis.
May 17 2017
Rural Health Professions Program allows students to gain clinical experience in rural health.
May 16 2017
Nurturing empathy in first- and second-year medical students is a cornerstone of the Creativity in Elder Care program. The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix program was modeled after work being done by Gary Glazner, founder and project director of the Alzheimer's Poetry Project.
May 15 2017
Lynn Gerald, PhD, Canyon Ranch Endowed Chair and professor of health promotion sciences at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, was appointed to the National Institutes of Health National Asthma Education and Prevention Program (NAEPP).
May 15 2017
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services provide Graduate Nursing Education funding to train Doctor of Nursing Practice students for the burgeoning telehealth field.
May 11 2017
The UA's 2017 graduating class wants to help improve the human condition. The class includes a future dermatologist who made rescues during Hurricane Katrina, a researcher studying Tibetan monks, a Chinese-born mining engineer and a musician who has performed around the globe.
May 10 2017
The UA Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health professor graduated from the UA College of Medicine in 1984 and completed his family medicine residency at the University of New Mexico.
May 10 2017
From May 8 through May 13, UAHS colleges are holding convocations as they continue to celebrate milestone anniversaries. Inspirational graduates will be available for interviews.
May 10 2017
Narry Savage may be studying to be a doctor, but she will always be a mom first.

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