UA Receives $1.5 Million to Study Cancer in Firefighters

Researchers at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health will lead a collaborative research project to develop the framework for a long-term study of cancer in firefighters.

UA Steele Children’s Research Center Receives $1.73M Grant to Explore Triggers of Autoimmune Disease

This study seeks to find answers into the mechanisms that trigger autoimmune disease—diseases that are on the rise in the Western world, and afflict approximately 24 million Americans.

New Surgical Suite Simulates Real-World Operating Room for UA Nurse Anesthetist Students

Cutting-edge simulation technology was made possible by a five-year, $250,000 grant from the Marshall Foundation, a long-time supporter of education at the UA.

UA Receives $1.5 Million to Study Cancer in Firefighters

Researchers at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health will lead a collaborative research project to develop the framework for a long-term study of cancer in firefighters.

UA Steele Children’s Research Center Receives $1.73M Grant to Explore Triggers of Autoimmune Disease

This study seeks to find answers into the mechanisms that trigger autoimmune disease—diseases that are on the rise in the Western world, and afflict approximately 24 million Americans.

New Surgical Suite Simulates Real-World Operating Room for UA Nurse Anesthetist Students

Cutting-edge simulation technology was made possible by a five-year, $250,000 grant from the Marshall Foundation, a long-time supporter of education at the UA.

  • UA Receives $1.5 Million to Study Cancer in Firefighters

    Researchers at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health will lead a collaborative research project to develop the framework for a long-term study of cancer in firefighters.

  • UA Steele Children’s Research Center Receives $1.73M Grant to Explore Triggers of Autoimmune Disease

    This study seeks to find answers into the mechanisms that trigger autoimmune disease—diseases that are on the rise in the Western world, and afflict approximately 24 million Americans.

  • New Surgical Suite Simulates Real-World Operating Room for UA Nurse Anesthetist Students

    Cutting-edge simulation technology was made possible by a five-year, $250,000 grant from the Marshall Foundation, a long-time supporter of education at the UA.

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We have made great strides to ensure the long-term success of the only academic health center in our state so we can continue our mission to improve the health of Arizona. Critical to these efforts is the development of our Phoenix-based campus and programs.

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UA Public Health Professor Awarded Fulbright Scholarship to Nigeria
Nov 17, 2016

John Ehiri, PhD, MPH, MSc, professor and chair of the department of health promotion sciences at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, will conduct HIV prevention research at the University of Lagos College of Medicine in Nigeria.


Sarver Heart Center 30th Anniversary Lecture Series: “Beating Your Odds Against Stroke: An update on prevention, treatments and acting FAST to preserve your brain”
Nov 8, 2016

On November 16, Bruce Coull, MD, professor of neurology, will present a community lecture, part of Sarver Heart Center’s 30th Anniversary Lecture Series, focused on stroke treatment and prevention.


Banner – University Medical Center Employees Donate $66,000 to Tucson’s January 8 Memorial Foundation
Oct 31, 2016

The hospital physicians and staff who cared for victims of Tucson’s 2011 mass shooting have raised $66,267 toward Tucson’s January 8 Memorial Foundation to honor the dead and the survivors of that terrible day.


Dr. Christopher Justinich Joins UA Department of Pediatrics and Banner Children’s at Diamond Children’s Medical Center
Oct 31, 2016

Christopher Justinich, MD, will provide pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition care to children. He brings special expertise in the area of food allergic disorders of the GI tract, and in eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE)—an inflammatory disease of the esophagus.


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