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Mar 16, 2017

MATCH DAY 2017 at UA College of Medicine – Tucson

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson Class of 2017 and medical graduates across the nation learn where they will go for residency training during National Residency Matching Program ceremonies coordinated to occur at the same time.


Mar 15, 2017

UA Part of International Alliance to Address African Antivenom Crisis

The African Society of Venimology, the Institute of Biotechnology of the National Autonomous University in Mexico and the VIPER Institute at the University of Arizona partner to provide biotechnology and educational support to confront the snakebite crisis on the African continent.


Mar 14, 2017

Dr. Jennifer Andrews Appointed Assistant Professor, Division of Genetics and Developmental Pediatrics

In addition to teaching students and other professionals, Dr. Andrews collaborates with physician-scientists from the UA Steele Children’s Research Center in the areas of developmental and behavioral pediatrics, pediatric and adult congenital heart defects, Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy, adolescent medicine and health disparities.


Mar 8, 2017

Understanding the Effects of Concussions or Head Injuries Focus of Two New Research Studies at the UA Health Sciences

The University of Arizona Health Sciences seeks adult participants who have had a head injury or concussion in the last year or 18 months for two studies to assess health outcomes


Banner Health announces new urgent care sites in East Valley, West Valley and Tucson

Banner Health is pleased to offer seven new urgent care sites this month and additional sites coming soon.


Mar 7, 2017

Kids of Steele Host ‘Team Up With UA Football Coach Rich Rodriguez,’ March 8

The event is for children 5 years through 8th grade. Children will have the opportunity to participate in practice drills and other football activities with Coach Rodriguez and his staff.


Mar 6, 2017

UA Study Finds Belly Fat Poses Higher Risk of Mortality Than Being Overweight For Older Women

In a large multiethnic study by researchers at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, a higher waist circumference – but not being overweight or slightly obese – was associated with premature mortality, indicating that abdominal fat is more deadly than carrying excess weight.


Mar 3, 2017

Keeping Tucson Healthy: UA Pharmacy Students Organize Community Health Fair, March 4

Open to the public, the fair will include free screenings for diabetes, hypertension, cholesterol and osteoporosis; breathing assessments and medication reviews; and activities for kids, including face painting and a session on making hand sanitizer.


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