Dec 12, 2013

Toward a Science of Consciousness 2014
Toward a Science of Consciousness is a rigorous interdisciplinary conference covering neuroscience, psychology, philosophy, cognitive science, artificial intelligence, molecular biology, medicine, quantum physics, cosmology, art, technology, and experiential and contemplative approaches to the understanding of consciousness

Dec 11, 2013

Kevin Driesen Selected for National Rural Health Fellowship
Kevin Driesen, PhD, MPH, assistant professor in the University of Arizona’s Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health has been selected by the National Rural Health Association for the 2014 Rural Health Fellows program.

Dec 10, 2013

Two University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix Faculty Named Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors
NAI Fellows are recognized for their inventions that have major impacts on society

University of Arizona Arthritis Center’s 2014 Living Healthy With Arthritis Conference Features Keynote Speaker Dr. Richard Carmona, Jan. 25
Dr. Carmona will address the obesity epidemic and its health, economic and security threat worldwide in his presentation, “Obesity: From Arthritis to Zoonoses, the Most Potent Accelerator of Chronic Disease.” A lunch roundtable, “Living Successfully With Arthritis,” will feature University of Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine Assistant Research Director Perry Skeath, UA Arthritis Center Director Dr. C. Kent Kwoh and retired UA Clinical Lecturer (rheumatology and geriatric) Gail Kershner Riggs.

Dec 4, 2013

UA College of Nursing Ranked Among ‘Top 30 Cutting-Edge Nursing Schools’
Ranking by Nursing School Hub is based on several factors, including cutting-edge technology and infrastructure, world-class facilities and faculty and opportunities for experience.

Dec 3, 2013

UA Nursing Scholars Present Pioneering Research at American Heart Association Scientific Sessions
Uniting more than 18,000 experts from around the world, the Sessions are the leading U.S. cardiovascular meeting for sharing the latest in basic, translational, clinical and population science.

Dec 2, 2013

UA Steele Children’s Research Center and Diamond Children’s Chosen as Bashas’ Charity for December
Throughout December, shoppers can purchase paper pin-ups for $1 or donate an open amount donation at each of the Bashas’ and Food City grocery stores across Southern Arizona. The proceeds will support research at the UA Steele Center and clinical programs at Diamond Children’s.

Renowned Bioinformatician Joins Arizona Health Sciences Center at the University of Arizona
Dr. Yves A. Lussier, accomplished physician-scientist and health system executive, will lead informatics efforts for AHSC, the UA Cancer Center and UA BIO5 Institute

Nov 26, 2013

Third Annual ‘Kids of Steele’ Golf Tournament Raises Funds for UA Steele Children’s Research Center
More than 300 individuals—children and adults— participated in the family-friendly event.