• UA Immunobiology Chief Awarded $1.5M Grant to Study Threat of Chikungunya to Elderly

    Researchers at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson will study why the elderly suffer disproportionately from the emerging mosquito-borne virus.

  • Clara Curiel, MD, Wins Recognition as 2018 Arizona Bioscience Researcher of the Year

    The bioscience industry organization named Dr. Curiel this year’s top researcher for her pioneering work in skin cancer prevention, screening, treatment and community outreach.

  • UA Study Reveals Arizona EMTs Face 39-Percent Greater Risk of Suicide

    UA medical student creates resiliency website for emergency workers and develops partnership with forest firefighters to measure its effectiveness.

UA Immunobiology Chief Awarded $1.5M Grant to Study Threat of Chikungunya to Elderly

Researchers at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson will study why the elderly suffer disproportionately from the emerging mosquito-borne virus.

Clara Curiel, MD, Wins Recognition as 2018 Arizona Bioscience Researcher of the Year

The bioscience industry organization named Dr. Curiel this year’s top researcher for her pioneering work in skin cancer prevention, screening, treatment and community outreach.

UA Study Reveals Arizona EMTs Face 39-Percent Greater Risk of Suicide

UA medical student creates resiliency website for emergency workers and develops partnership with forest firefighters to measure its effectiveness.

UA Immunobiology Chief Awarded $1.5M Grant to Study Threat of Chikungunya to Elderly

Researchers at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson will study why the elderly suffer disproportionately from the emerging mosquito-borne virus.

Clara Curiel, MD, Wins Recognition as 2018 Arizona Bioscience Researcher of the Year

The bioscience industry organization named Dr. Curiel this year’s top researcher for her pioneering work in skin cancer prevention, screening, treatment and community outreach.

UA Study Reveals Arizona EMTs Face 39-Percent Greater Risk of Suicide

UA medical student creates resiliency website for emergency workers and develops partnership with forest firefighters to measure its effectiveness.

Message from the Senior Vice President for Health Sciences

Dr. Ki Moore Named Interim Dean of the UA College of Nursing
I am pleased to announce that Ida M. “Ki” Moore, PhD, RN, FAAN, Anne Furrow Professor, has been named Interim Dean of the UA College of Nursing.

Dr. Moore brings a wealth of experience to her interim role, including 20 years of administrative leadership as the Chair of the Bio-Behavioral Health Science Division in the College.

The Future of Medicine

There is power in numbers. The All of Us Research Program is a national project bringing together more than 1 million people from all walks of life and from all regions across the nation to share their health data and biological samples to contribute to the future of health care.

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Supercharging the Immune System

Immunotherapy, teaches the immune system how to recognize and kill cancer cells, equipping it to home in on diseased cells while leaving healthy cells alone.

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GENETIC TESTING FOR ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

Do I really want to know? There are important issues to consider if a person decides to pursue genetic testing for Alzheimer’s disease.

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Scleroderma and Vasculitis Specialist Dr. Alicia Rodriguez-Pla Joins UA Rheumatology Faculty
Sep 20, 2018

Also a University of Arizona Arthritis Center member, she trained at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Johns Hopkins University and Boston University and conducted research on lupus at the Baylor Institute for Immunology Research in Dallas.


‘The Frayed Safety Net: The Future of Public Hospitals in America’ Discussed in Free Public Lecture, Oct. 4
Sep 12, 2018

Speaker David Oshinsky, PhD, director of the Division of Medical Humanities at NYU Langone Health, will cover the dramatic impact of public hospital closings on the poor and medically underserved and the series of troubling questions these closings raise. The presentation is part of the Flinn Foundation Buffmire Lecture series.


New Faculty Join UA Family and Community Medicine and Banner – University Medicine
Sep 10, 2018

Family medicine physicians Nicole Person-Rennell and Sanjay Dronavalli will provide a wide array of primary care services for patients of all ages across Tucson.


Drs. Persky and Kumar Featured Speakers at ‘Ask the Doctor About Lymphoma: Updates on Lymphoma and Treatment Options,’ Sept. 13
Sep 5, 2018

University of Arizona Cancer Center physicians Daniel Persky, MD, and Abhijeet Kumar, MD, will be the featured speakers at the free patient education program presented by the Lymphoma Research Foundation. The program is open to patients, caregivers and health-care professionals.


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