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Jan 5, 2018

“Aging and Our Immunity” Theme of UA Arthritis Center’s 16th Annual Living Healthy With Arthritis Conference, Jan. 27

World-renowned aging and the immune system researcher Dr. Janko Nikolich-Žugich will deliver the keynote address. The conference addresses health and services that help improve daily life for those living with arthritis—and those who care for them.


Dec 19, 2017

UA Compassion Meditation Researcher Dr. Thaddeus Pace Receives $50K Gift from the Estate of Jack Challem

The estate of bestselling integrative health author, Jack Challem, will support research of UA College of Nursing’s Dr. Thaddeus Pace’s involving cancer survivors and their friends and family.


Dec 14, 2017

Enhancing Prospective Memory Through Technology

Taking one’s medications as they were prescribed is essential to managing disease but sometimes a challenge in adults undergoing age-related or other kinds of memory changes.


UA Experts: Valley Fever Cases See Major Spike in November; New Rapid Assay Test Should Help Reduce Diagnosis Delays

An uptick in reported cases of Valley fever indicates a likely sharp increase in infections next year. At the same time, federal clearance for a rapid assay test developed with assistance from the University of Arizona should help reduce delays in diagnosing the respiratory fungal disease caused by spores found in area soils.


Dec 12, 2017

'The Science of Consciousness' Conference | April 2-7, 2018

Held annually since 1994, the conference is hosted by the Center for Consciousness Studies at the University of Arizona, and alternates yearly between Tucson, Arizona and various locations around the world.


Dec 11, 2017

Manon L. O’Connor Joins UA College of Medicine – Tucson As Senior Director of Development

Development professional adds extensive experience to UA Health Sciences’ fundraising team.


Dec 6, 2017

UA Researcher Receives NIH Grant to Discover Novel Antidepressants

Dr. Deveroux Ferguson awarded $2.3 million grant from National Institutes of Health for research to design new generation of therapeutics.


Banner - University Medicine North $100 Million Outpatient Campus Opens Dec. 28

Public preview of Banner – University Medicine North, Monday, Dec. 11


Nov 30, 2017

Seventh Annual ‘Kids of Steele’ Mini Golf Event Breaks Record, Raising $120,000 for UA Steele Children’s Research Center

This annual family-friendly event raises funds for “greatest-need” research projects at the UA Steele Center and Kids of Steele service projects.


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