May 14, 2018

UA Researchers to Study How to Stop Stress from Causing Pain

Researchers at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson have received $2.7 million to learn how stress can produce pain — and how to stop it from occurring.

May 9, 2018

UA Health Sciences Colleges’ 2018 Graduates Available for Interviews

Through Saturday, May 12, UAHS colleges are holding convocations; inspirational graduates are available for interviews.

UA Researcher to Work with Community Partners to Develop ‘Playbook’ for Prescribing Antibiotics in AZ Skilled Nursing Facilities

Katherine Ellingson, PhD, assistant professor of epidemiology at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, received a $387,000 Arizona Biomedical Research Commission Investigator Grant to develop a “playbook” for prescribing antibiotics to treat infectious diseases in skilled nursing facilities in Arizona.

Unlocking Cancer’s Secrets Using the ‘Social Networks’ of Cells

Megha Padi, PhD, of the UA Cancer Center has developed a method for probing the genetic underpinnings of cancer and other diseases, which could lead to better treatments.

May 7, 2018

UA Health Sciences Colleges Convocations 2018: Meet Some of the Graduates

The accomplishments of some of the UA Health Sciences’ inspiring graduates are highlighted.

Grand Re-Opening of Ronald McDonald Family Room, May 9

A remodeled and expanded Ronald McDonald Family Room re-opens May 9 as a restful haven for parents and relatives of children hospitalized at Banner Children’s at Diamond Children’s Medical Center.

May 3, 2018

UA Health Sciences Colleges 2018 Convocations Details

More details about the ceremonies.

UA Health Sciences Colleges Celebrate 2018 Convocations

Beginning Monday, May 7, through Saturday, May 12, UAHS colleges are holding convocations; inspirational graduates are available for interviews.

UA, Banner Health Receive Largest NIH Award in Arizona History

The University of Arizona Health Sciences and Banner Health have received a $9 million award from the National Institutes of Health for the All of Us Research Program. The program, which will total $60 million over five years, represents the largest NIH award in Arizona history and is tied to an effort to enroll 1 million or more participants across the country.

May 2, 2018

Dr. David Kilgore Receives Alumni of the Year Award

The University of Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine announced its inaugural award: Dr. Kilgore of the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine was selected from among integrative health practitioners.