Student-Athletes Not Sleeping Enough, Intervention Could Help

UA researchers have developed an education and support program designed to improve the sleep habits of busy student-athletes.

Dr. Esther Sternberg is Keynote Speaker at University of Arizona Arthritis Center’s 15th Annual Living Healthy With Arthritis Conference, Jan. 28

World renowned for her discoveries in the science of mind-body interactions, place and wellbeing, Dr. Sternberg will deliver the keynote address, “Healing Spaces: The Science of Place and Wellbeing,” at this year’s Living Healthy With Arthritis Conference. The conference addresses health and services that help improve daily life for those living with arthritis – and those who care for them.

Vitamin E and Selenium Don’t Prevent Polyps That Can Lead to Colorectal Cancer

Led by the University of Arizona Cancer Center’s Peter Lance, MD, a SWOG review of the Selenium and Vitamin E Cancer Prevention Trial (SELECT) results definitively shows that these two antioxidants don’t prevent colorectal adenomas – polyps that are the premalignant precursors to most colorectal cancers.

Student-Athletes Not Sleeping Enough, Intervention Could Help

UA researchers have developed an education and support program designed to improve the sleep habits of busy student-athletes.

Dr. Esther Sternberg is Keynote Speaker at University of Arizona Arthritis Center’s 15th Annual Living Healthy With Arthritis Conference, Jan. 28

World renowned for her discoveries in the science of mind-body interactions, place and wellbeing, Dr. Sternberg will deliver the keynote address, “Healing Spaces: The Science of Place and Wellbeing,” at this year’s Living Healthy With Arthritis Conference. The conference addresses health and services that help improve daily life for those living with arthritis – and those who care for them.

Vitamin E and Selenium Don’t Prevent Polyps That Can Lead to Colorectal Cancer

Led by the University of Arizona Cancer Center’s Peter Lance, MD, a SWOG review of the Selenium and Vitamin E Cancer Prevention Trial (SELECT) results definitively shows that these two antioxidants don’t prevent colorectal adenomas – polyps that are the premalignant precursors to most colorectal cancers.

  • Student-Athletes Not Sleeping Enough, Intervention Could Help

    UA researchers have developed an education and support program designed to improve the sleep habits of busy student-athletes.

  • Dr. Esther Sternberg is Keynote Speaker at University of Arizona Arthritis Center’s 15th Annual Living Healthy With Arthritis Conference, Jan. 28

    World renowned for her discoveries in the science of mind-body interactions, place and wellbeing, Dr. Sternberg will deliver the keynote address, “Healing Spaces: The Science of Place and Wellbeing,” at this year’s Living Healthy With Arthritis Conference. The conference addresses health and services that help improve daily life for those living with arthritis – and those who care for them.

  • Vitamin E and Selenium Don’t Prevent Polyps That Can Lead to Colorectal Cancer

    Led by the University of Arizona Cancer Center’s Peter Lance, MD, a SWOG review of the Selenium and Vitamin E Cancer Prevention Trial (SELECT) results definitively shows that these two antioxidants don’t prevent colorectal adenomas – polyps that are the premalignant precursors to most colorectal cancers.

Meet Dr. Leigh Neumayer the Interim Senior Vice President for Health Sciences

As we settle into 2017, I am honored and humbled to fill the interim role of senior vice president for the University of Arizona Health Sciences. We will continue on our mission to achieve ambitious goals.

This is the Future of Medicine

In July 2016, the UA Health Sciences and Banner Health were awarded $4 million from the National Institutes of Health to participate in the groundbreaking the Precision Medicine Initiative® Cohort Program, the largest health and medical research program on precision medicine of its kind. 

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Doc Talks: The Future of Medicine
Jan 13, 2017

Tuesday Evenings in February at the Westin La Paloma


UA Cancer Center Teams up With Tucson Jewish Community Center to Deliver Four-Part Cancer Education Series
Jan 10, 2017

From precision medicine, to novel drug development, to the new frontiers of immunology, researchers and clinicians from the University of Arizona Cancer Center will discuss the state of cancer research and its impact on the newest and most promising cancer-fighting treatments moving into the clinic.


Sarver Heart Center 30th Anniversary Lecture Series: ‘Resuscitation Research: More Ways to Cheat Death,’ Jan. 18
Jan 10, 2017

On Jan. 18, Karl B. Kern, MD, and Gordon A. Ewy, MD, will present a community lecture, part of Sarver Heart Center’s 30th Anniversary Lecture Series, on the Resuscitation Research Group’s history and continued progress to improve care for sudden cardiac arrest patients.


Wildcat Hockey Team to Host Third Annual `Pink the Rink’ Jan. 20
Jan 4, 2017

Wildcat hockey players will sport pink jerseys honoring those who have suffered from cancer when they take on Utah at the Tucson Convention Center. Community members are invited to purchase and place the name of a loved one on a special jersey to be worn by an Arizona player during the game. Proceeds from jersey sales will benefit the University of Arizona Cancer Center.


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