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Aug 22, 2017

UA Integrative Medicine Residency Program Flourishes

Faculty at the Center for Integrative Medicine have shown that an online approach works in training more family-medicine residents in integrative medicine.


UA Cancer Center Presents Strategy No. 4 of ‘Bear Down. Beat Cancer. Top 5 Strategies for Reducing Skin Cancer Risk’

Your skin health is important regardless of the season. In five weekly installments in August, each Tuesday, the University of Arizona Cancer Center is presenting a strategy for enjoying the sun’s benefits while protecting yourself from cancer-causing UV radiation. This week’s strategy: Perform Regular Self-Exams


Aug 21, 2017

Donation of Power Wheels Mustangs Allows Kids To `Drive’ Themselves to Hospital’s OR

Southern Arizona Mustang Club Donation of Two Power Wheels Mustangs for Pediatric Surgery Patients


Aug 17, 2017

UA Study Finds Energy-Dense Foods May Increase Cancer Risk Among Women of Normal Weight

A new study led by Cynthia Thomson, PhD, RD, professor of health promotion sciences at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, reveals a link between processed foods and cancer risk in women who are not overweight.


Aug 15, 2017

UA Regents’ Professor Mary P. Koss Honored for Contributions to International Advancement of Psychology

Dr. Koss, a professor of health promotion sciences and psychology at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, received honors from the American Psychological Association for her research, consultation and advocacy on sexual violence against women and girls.


UA Cancer Center Presents Strategy No. 3 of ‘Bear Down. Beat Cancer. Top 5 Strategies for Reducing Skin Cancer Risk’

Your skin health is important regardless of the season. In five weekly installments in August, each Tuesday, the University of Arizona Cancer Center will present a strategy for enjoying the sun’s benefits while protecting yourself from cancer-causing UV radiation. This week’s strategy: Wear Sunscreen


Aug 11, 2017

Research Will Pave The Way for New Therapeutic Alternatives

With the help of Colleen's Dream Foundation, a University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix researcher is working to improve the outlook for ovarian cancer patients by studying a new class of natural compounds.


Medical Specialty Interest Group offer students fun diversions with individual focus

Medical students learn about threats in the wilderness, and how to avoid and treat outdoor perils in Wilderness Medicine Interest Group.


Aug 10, 2017

Dr. Vivian Shi Receives Foundation Grant to Study Causes of Eczema

Vivian Y. Shi, MD, an assistant professor in the University of Arizona Division of Dermatology, has been awarded the 2017 Dermatology Foundation Patient Directed Investigation Grant.


Dr. Nikolich-Zugich Honored with Geriatric Research Leadership Roles

Janko Nikolich-Zugich, MD, PhD, was re-elected as chair of the board and CEO of the American Aging Association. His term, which was to expire in 2017, now has been extended through 2020.


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