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Apr 5, 2017

Free Screenings for Stroke Risk

Free stroke screenings will be offered at Banner – University Medical Center Tucson’s DuVal Auditorium, 1501 N. Campbell Ave., on Saturday, May 6, from 8 to 11:30 a.m., as part of Stroke Check 2017.


Mar 30, 2017

‘The Health of Americans in a New Political Order’ Topic of Lecture, April 18

Darrell G. Kirch, MD, president and CEO of the Association of American Medical Colleges, will examine the great challenges that health-care professionals face. He is the invited speaker for the 2017 James E. Dalen, MD, MPH, Distinguished Lecture for Health Policy, which is free and open to the public.


Mar 29, 2017

A Cardiologist's Inside Look at Cardiovascular Health, Inflammation and Arthritis Subject of UA Arthritis Center Lecture, April 5

Free and open to the public, the lecture by Charles A. Katzenberg, MD, will explore the arthritis-cardiovascular connection.


Mar 27, 2017

Lauren Erdelyi Joins UA Steele Children’s Research Center as Coordinator for Community Outreach and Public Education

Erdelyi will raise awareness about the UA Steele Center through public education programs that highlight the work of UA Steele Center physician-scientists and researchers.


Mar 22, 2017

UA Expert Available for Comment on Projected Impact of American Health Care Act

Dr. Dan Derksen, professor of public health policy and director of the Center for Rural Health at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, is available to explain the projected impact of the American Health Care Act on Medicare.


UA Researchers to Study Airport Safety to Prepare For Next Infectious Disease Outbreak

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine has contracted the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health to study Airport public health preparedness and response in the event of an infectious disease outbreak, such as the Zika virus.


Mar 21, 2017

UA and Mayo Team Up to Improve Heart Care Treatment

To advance and improve patient care and alleviate the challenges of training new cardiology-specialized physicians to master cardiac procedures, the University of Arizona Health Sciences and the Mayo Clinic in Phoenix share simulated training.


Mar 20, 2017

UA Pharmacy Doctoral Students Prepare to Launch into Residencies Following Match Day

Placement rates for UA students into pharmacy residencies exceed the national average.


‘Lucky’ Match Day for UA College of Medicine – Tucson Class of 2017: Primary Care Residencies Win Largest Share of Students

The students opened Match Day envelopes Friday that revealed where they will go for residency training: nearly half of the class – 47 of 98 students – will pursue primary care, the most critical physician shortage in Arizona.


Mar 17, 2017

Une alliance internationale affronte la crise des antivenins africains

La Société africaine de Vénimologie, l'Institut de biotechnologie de l'Université nationale autonome du Mexique et l'Institut VIPER de l'Université de l'Arizona se sont alliés pour offrir des services dans le domaine des biotechnologies et de la formation dans le but de faire face à l’insuffisance de la prise en charge des morsures de serpent sur le continent africain.


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