May 9, 2018

Unlocking Cancer’s Secrets Using the ‘Social Networks’ of Cells

Megha Padi, PhD, of the UA Cancer Center has developed a method for probing the genetic underpinnings of cancer and other diseases, which could lead to better treatments.

May 7, 2018

UA Health Sciences Colleges Convocations 2018: Meet Some of the Graduates

The accomplishments of some of the UA Health Sciences’ inspiring graduates are highlighted.

Grand Re-Opening of Ronald McDonald Family Room, May 9

A remodeled and expanded Ronald McDonald Family Room re-opens May 9 as a restful haven for parents and relatives of children hospitalized at Banner Children’s at Diamond Children’s Medical Center.

May 3, 2018

UA Health Sciences Colleges 2018 Convocations Details

More details about the ceremonies.

UA Health Sciences Colleges Celebrate 2018 Convocations

Beginning Monday, May 7, through Saturday, May 12, UAHS colleges are holding convocations; inspirational graduates are available for interviews.

UA, Banner Health Receive Largest NIH Award in Arizona History

The University of Arizona Health Sciences and Banner Health have received a $9 million award from the National Institutes of Health for the All of Us Research Program. The program, which will total $60 million over five years, represents the largest NIH award in Arizona history and is tied to an effort to enroll 1 million or more participants across the country.

May 2, 2018

Dr. David Kilgore Receives Alumni of the Year Award

The University of Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine announced its inaugural award: Dr. Kilgore of the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine was selected from among integrative health practitioners.

New Medical Spanish Program to Develop Certified Bilingual Physicians

A new medical Spanish program at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson will train residents and fellows to be culturally sensitive, linguistically appropriate physicians to enhance the physician-patient relationship.

Apr 27, 2018

UA Appoints Dr. Michael D. Dake as Senior VP for Health Sciences

In his new position, Dake will lead the integration of undergraduate and graduate education, research and clinical activities among the UA health colleges and their clinical partners. He comes to the UA from Stanford University and will start on June 4.

Apr 26, 2018

2018 University of Arizona Arthritis Center Bear Down Luncheon Teams Up With UA Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, May 9

Dave Heeke, UA vice president for athletics, will be the guest speaker at the event that benefits research to identify the causes and improve the diagnosis and treatment of the more than 100 forms of arthritis.