Nov 5, 2013

UA’s Dr. Wayne Morgan Receives the ‘Richard C. Talamo Distinguished Clinical Achievement Award’ from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
This award is given to individuals who have spent their careers in the research and care of patients with cystic fibrosis and whose contributions have had significant influence on the course of the disease.

Nov 1, 2013

John Nolte Memorial to be Held November 25
Esteemed faculty member, John Nolte, PhD, professor emeritus of cellular and molecular medicine at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, will be honored during a memorial service to be held at 11 a.m. on November 25 at the DuVal Auditorium.

Oct 31, 2013

Todd Vanderah, PhD, Appointed Head of Pharmacology
Dr. Vanderah, who had been serving as interim department head since 2011, has accepted the Pharmacology department head position at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson.

Ralph W. Gerard Prize in Neuroscience Recognizes Outstanding Contributions of the University of Arizona’s Carol A. Barnes
Barnes to receive the Society for Neuroscience's highest honor for her contributions to the field

UA College of Nursing Launches 15-Month Online BSN-MSN Program in Clinical Systems Leadership
The new online program was developed in response to positive reception of the RN-MSN in Clinical Systems Leadership curriculum and a high volume of interest from BSN nurses.

UA Steele Children’s Research Center Announces 2013-2014 Tucson Advisory Board Members
The purpose of the Steele Center advisory board is to actively support the Steele Center through creating community awareness, providing financial assistance and participating in fundraising events.

UA College of Medicine – Phoenix, SynDaver Strike Formal Collaboration
Simulation Technology Improves Medical Education, Creates Jobs

Oct 29, 2013

Teaming up for Better Healthcare: Interprofessional Simulated Pandemic Emergency
More than 550 health professions students and more than 50 faculty from all three state universities – the University of Arizona, Arizona State University and Northern Arizona University – will participate in a simulation that is part of “Pandemic Flu: An Exercise in Disaster Preparedness”.

Oct 28, 2013

Graduate Medical Education and the Future of Health Care for American Families
In her most recent blog post, UA President Ann Weaver Hart explains how the University's two medical colleges are working closely with clinical partners to develop a model to expand Graduate Medical Education programs in Arizona.

Oct 23, 2013

UA-Phoenix Offers Accredited Master’s Program in Health Services Administration
The Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health in Phoenix is offering a new Master of Public Health in Health Services Administration.