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Aug 16, 2018

Free Movie Screening: `Who is Dayani Cristal?’, Aug. 23

The University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health will host a screening of the award-winning documentary film, “Who is Dayani Cristal?” on Thursday, Aug. 23. The event is free and open to the public.


Aug 15, 2018

UA Nutrition Expert Douglas Taren Named Editor-in-Chief of International Journal Nutrition Reviews

Douglas L. Taren, PhD, associate dean for academic affairs and professor at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, is an internationally recognized expert in nutrition, maternal and child health, and global health, whose work has focused on decreasing health disparities within low-income populations.


Aug 13, 2018

Aug 9, 2018

Dr. C. Kent Kwoh Named to Prestigious Committee of American College of Rheumatology

C. Kent Kwoh, MD, chief of the University of Arizona Division of Rheumatology, director of the UA Arthritis Center and holder of the Charles A.L. and Suzanne M. Stephens Endowed Chair in Rheumatology at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson, will serve a three-year term on the Division Directors Special Committee, which is charged with advancing rheumatology through support of clinical care, research, education and advocacy.


UA Researchers Identifying Algorithms to Increase Relevant Drug Interaction Alerts

The algorithms will be incorporated into electronic health record systems to alert providers about relevant, patient-specific, potential drug interactions.


Aug 6, 2018

Border Latino and American Indian Summer Exposure to Research Closing Ceremony

Participants in the BLAISER program will give five-minute presentations about their summer research experiences in the 10-week program which helps underrepresented students, including Latino, Native American and African American undergraduate juniors and seniors, become nationally competitive medical school, health professions and biosciences-focused graduate school applicants.


UA Mobile Health Program Begins Providing Free Health Care Services at Amity Foundation’s Circle Tree Ranch and Dragonfly Village

A new collaboration with the Amity Foundation enables the UA Department of Family and Community Medicine’s Mobile Health Program to provide full-service primary care at no cost to students at Amity’s Circle Tree Ranch and Dragonfly Village.


Aug 2, 2018

UA Health Sciences’ Angela Valencia Receives Award from National Council of University Research Administrators

The competitive Catherine Core Travel Award will support her participation in NCURA’s 60th annual meeting, Aug. 5-8, in Washington, D.C., where she will participate in continuing education and professional development.


Jul 31, 2018

$1.5M Grant to UA Nursing Professor to Reduce E-Cigarette Use Among Youth

UA College of Nursing Professor receives an NIH grant to enhance Click City: Tobacco, an online tobacco-prevention program.


Jul 30, 2018

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