• New Research Evaluates Depression Treatment among Individuals with Dementia and Depression

    Led by researchers at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy and Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, the study aims to better understand and improve depression treatment among
    older individuals with dementia.

  • The Science of Consciousness Conference - April 2-7, 2018

    ‘The Science of Consciousness’ Conference will be held from April 2-7, 2018 at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson.

  • UA’s Dr. Roberta Diaz Brinton Awarded the Prestigious 2017 Melvin R. Goodes Prize for Excellence in Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery

    Dr. Brinton, who has pioneered a promising therapy for brain cell regeneration in Alzheimer’s patients, is being recognized for her efforts to develop treatments for Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.

New Research Evaluates Depression Treatment among Individuals with Dementia and Depression

Led by researchers at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy and Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, the study aims to better understand and improve depression treatment among
older individuals with dementia.

The Science of Consciousness Conference - April 2-7, 2018

‘The Science of Consciousness’ Conference will be held from April 2-7, 2018 at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson.

UA’s Dr. Roberta Diaz Brinton Awarded the Prestigious 2017 Melvin R. Goodes Prize for Excellence in Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery

Dr. Brinton, who has pioneered a promising therapy for brain cell regeneration in Alzheimer’s patients, is being recognized for her efforts to develop treatments for Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.

New Research Evaluates Depression Treatment among Individuals with Dementia and Depression

Led by researchers at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy and Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, the study aims to better understand and improve depression treatment among
older individuals with dementia.

The Science of Consciousness Conference - April 2-7, 2018

‘The Science of Consciousness’ Conference will be held from April 2-7, 2018 at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson.

UA’s Dr. Roberta Diaz Brinton Awarded the Prestigious 2017 Melvin R. Goodes Prize for Excellence in Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery

Dr. Brinton, who has pioneered a promising therapy for brain cell regeneration in Alzheimer’s patients, is being recognized for her efforts to develop treatments for Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.

Message from Dr. Leigh Neumayer, Interim Senior Vice President for Health Sciences

It’s a time when we welcome new faces and many familiar ones to our health sciences campuses in Tucson and Phoenix.

Homecoming 2017

There’s something just for you at Homecoming.

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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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Anniversary Celebrations

This year, several institutions at the UA Health Sciences are celebrating milestone anniversaries and acknowledging the visionaries who worked tirelessly to lay the foundations for the establishment and success of these institutions at Arizona’s only academic health center.

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News

UA Health Sciences Offers Mental Health Wellness Program for Students
Sep 15, 2017

A free mental health wellness program is available for students studying medicine, nursing, pharmacy and public health at the Tucson campus of the University of Arizona Health Sciences.


LIFT Program helps junior/mid-career faculty through mentoring by senior faculty
Sep 8, 2017

The College of Medicine – Phoenix Faculty Development Committee launched its new mentoring program Aug. 30 with a dinner and keynote address by Sai Parthasarathy, MD, a distinguished physician-researcher specializing in Sleep Medicine.


Banner Health Career Open House
Sep 7, 2017

Banner – UMC Tucson, 4-7 p.m. Sept. 14


UA Researcher Earns $450,000 Grant to Advance Clinical Study on Alzheimer’s
Sep 7, 2017

Roberta Diaz Brinton, PhD, director of the Center for Innovation in Brain Science at UAHS, received a $450,000 grant to advance her groundbreaking clinical development of the first regenerative therapeutic for Alzheimer’s disease.


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