Mar 28, 2016

Dr. Samuel Keim elected to the board of the American Board of Emergency Medicine; University of Arizona Emergency Medicine Research Center researchers received Best Scientific Presentation Award; Dr. Lynn Gerald, nationally known expert in the area of school-based asthma, received University of Alabama at Birmingham’s highest honor.

Mar 23, 2016

The University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health and UA Department of Soil, Water and Environmental Science received a $434,000 grant from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences to investigate the effects of the Gold King Mine spill on Navajo lands.

Mar 21, 2016

Arizona high school girls learned hands-on from UAHS women surgeons how engineers and orthopaedic surgeons work together to develop safe and effective implants to repair broken bones, torn ligaments and worn-out joints, to inspire careers in STEM and medicine.

Mar 19, 2016

The students opened Match Day envelopes Friday that revealed where they will go for residency training: nearly 40 percent of the class – 39 of 99 students – will pursue primary care, the most critical physician shortage in Arizona.

Mar 18, 2016

The Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center, a center of the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, will celebrate the 54th Annual National Poison Prevention Week, March 20-26, by reminding the public that while poisoning is the leading cause of injury death in the United States, many poisonings are preventable, and expert help is always just a phone call away.

Mar 17, 2016

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson Class of 2016 and medical graduates across the country learn where they will go for residency training during National Residency Matching Program ceremonies coordinated to occur at the same time.

Mar 15, 2016

Internationally renowned neuroscientist to lead efforts to accelerate the advancement of evidence-based clinical care of brain disorders caused by disease, genetics or trauma.
Tucson Local Media will honor UA Health Sciences research director Lauren Zajac with the “Research Champion” award during its Women of Influence Awards ceremony March 22.

Mar 11, 2016

Advanced practice nurses are critical to addressing the shortage of primary care providers as millions of newly-insured patients under the Affordable Care Act seek health-care services.
Dr. Kenneth Ramos calls for continuity in the monitoring of the health status of Vietnam veterans, further research into the biology of service-connected diseases and the integration of efforts with ongoing research initiatives designed to create large-scale medical databases and archiving of biological specimens and health information.