Jul 18, 2013

Dr. Lori Arviso Alvord Endorsed as a Candidate for United States Surgeon General
The Native American health disparities expert, surgeon and UA College of Medicine – Tucson student affairs/admissions leader has been proposed for consideration for the post by tribal advocacy organizations.

Jul 16, 2013

KEYS High School Internship Research Showcase
KEYS is co-directed by the UA’s BIO5 Institute (BIO5) and the Southwest Environmental Health Sciences Center (SWEHSC) at the College of Pharmacy.

The University of Arizona Medical Center – University Campus Once Again a U.S. News ‘Best Hospital’
The University of Arizona Medical Center – University Campus has been ranked among the nation’s best hospitals in the medical specialties of Ear, Nose and Throat and in Geriatrics, and as “high performing” in 10 other medical specialties in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals list of 2013-2014.

Jul 15, 2013

UA Department of Pediatrics and The University of Arizona Health Network Welcome Dr. Michael Seckeler to the Section of Cardiology
Pediatric cardiologist will provide clinical care to children with heart problems at The University of Arizona Medical Center – Diamond Children’s and UAMC pediatric outpatient clinics

Jul 11, 2013

Dr. Ronald E. Pust Appointed Director of Global and Border Health at the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson
With Dr. Pust’s appointment, the UA College of Medicine – Tucson looks to advance education, service-learning and relevant research for students and faculty related to low/middle income countries and the Arizona/Mexico border.

Jul 10, 2013

Rural Arizona Physicians Model the ‘Art’ of Practicing Medicine
UA College of Medicine’s Rural Health Professions Program – now in its 17th year – encourages graduates to practice primary care in rural areas in four- to six-week mentorships through August 9; RHPP graduates now practice throughout the state, some mentoring the next generation of rural doctors.

Jul 9, 2013

University of Arizona College of Pharmacy Leads National Effort To Improve Drug Warning Systems
A research team at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, headed by Professor Dan Malone, is leading a national initiative to improve drug-drug interaction (DDI) alert systems.

Harpist David Pavlovich Provides Music Therapy to Patients at Diamond Children's
With the support of SHINE ON Tucson, professional harpist David Pavlovich plays for the pediatric patients at Diamond Children’s on a weekly basis.

Dr. Wayne Jacobsen Appointed Interim Head of Anesthesiology at the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson
The UA professor of anesthesiology has served as director of the department’s residency program for nine years and previously was chair of the anesthesia department at Loma Linda University School of Medicine; he replaces Dr. Steven Barker, who has served as department head since 1995 and will continue as a faculty member.