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Mar 7, 2017

Kids of Steele Host ‘Team Up With UA Football Coach Rich Rodriguez,’ March 8

The event is for children 5 years through 8th grade. Children will have the opportunity to participate in practice drills and other football activities with Coach Rodriguez and his staff.


Mar 6, 2017

UA Study Finds Belly Fat Poses Higher Risk of Mortality Than Being Overweight For Older Women

In a large multiethnic study by researchers at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, a higher waist circumference – but not being overweight or slightly obese – was associated with premature mortality, indicating that abdominal fat is more deadly than carrying excess weight.


Mar 3, 2017

Keeping Tucson Healthy: UA Pharmacy Students Organize Community Health Fair, March 4

Open to the public, the fair will include free screenings for diabetes, hypertension, cholesterol and osteoporosis; breathing assessments and medication reviews; and activities for kids, including face painting and a session on making hand sanitizer.


Mar 2, 2017

Celebrating Compassionate Patient Care

Noon Friday, Feb. 17, UA Health Sciences Plaza.


Mar 1, 2017

University of Arizona Health Sciences Celebrates Anniversaries in 2017

Special anniversary website kicks off yearlong celebrations


Feb 28, 2017

UA Infectious Disease Researcher Receives Prestigious Fellowship

Dr. Kacey Ernst, infectious disease epidemiologist at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, has been selected by the American Association for the Advancement of Science Public Engagement Fellowship.


Feb 27, 2017

UA Public Health Students Named Marshall Foundation Dissertation Fellows

The fellowship will support the students’ research on the impact of state-level immigration policy on health care and American Indian health disparities in the area of food security in Tucson.


Feb 23, 2017

Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building Opening Doors to Discovery

Research will focus on cancer drug therapies, molecular medicine, pediatric vaccines and building platforms for DNA and biomarker testing


Feb 21, 2017

UA Center for Integrative Medicine Receives $1M Gift To Transform Health Care

The gift from Iris Cantor, chairman and president of the Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Foundation, will advance integrative medicine education and clinical care.


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