Nov 8, 2013

Members from UA Football Team to Deliver ‘SHINE ON Tucson’ Jars and Toys to Children at Diamond Children’s
Members from the UA football team are kicking off Homecoming weekend by visiting pediatric patients at The University of Arizona Medical Center – Diamond Children’s on Friday, Nov. 8, 1 p.m.

Nov 7, 2013

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson Awarded Prestigious Donald W. Reynolds Foundation Grant
The Donald W. Reynolds Foundation grant will ensure that hospitalized older adults will be cared for by specialists who have been trained to meet the unique health-care needs of older adults.

UA College of Nursing to Honor Eileen T. Breslin as Alumnus of the Year
Dean of Nursing at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is advanced practice maternal-newborn alumnus of the UA and a highly recognized national nursing leader.

Nov 6, 2013

UA College of Nursing Team Evaluating Telephone-Delivered Counseling for Latinas with Breast Cancer and Their Supporters
Latinas tend to be diagnosed with breast cancer at later stages, to be sicker and to have fewer easily accessible resources to deal with their psychological distress

Nov 5, 2013

UA Nursing Professor and Breast Cancer Survivor Leads Project to Support Wellbeing in People Affected by Cancer
Impetus for Community Cancer Connections was professor’s own experience navigating the transition that follows the completion of cancer treatment.

UA College of Medicine – Tucson Awarded Funds for Pilot Study of Older Adults and Fall Prevention
The study will use virtual-reality-based exercise combining balance training and a Yoga meditation technique, “Kirtan Kriya.”

UA’s Dr. Wayne Morgan Receives the ‘Richard C. Talamo Distinguished Clinical Achievement Award’ from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
This award is given to individuals who have spent their careers in the research and care of patients with cystic fibrosis and whose contributions have had significant influence on the course of the disease.

Nov 1, 2013

John Nolte Memorial to be Held November 25
Esteemed faculty member, John Nolte, PhD, professor emeritus of cellular and molecular medicine at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, will be honored during a memorial service to be held at 11 a.m. on November 25 at the DuVal Auditorium.

Oct 31, 2013

Todd Vanderah, PhD, Appointed Head of Pharmacology
Dr. Vanderah, who had been serving as interim department head since 2011, has accepted the Pharmacology department head position at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson.

Ralph W. Gerard Prize in Neuroscience Recognizes Outstanding Contributions of the University of Arizona’s Carol A. Barnes
Barnes to receive the Society for Neuroscience's highest honor for her contributions to the field