• UA Physiology Research Identifies Brain Inflammation As Potential Target to Treat Tinnitus

    The discovery by Dr. Shaowen Bao and his colleagues could lead to new treatments to silence tinnitus for millions of sufferers.

  • UA Receives CDC Funding to Educate Next Generation of Occupational Health Professionals

    The University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health has received an $800,000 grant from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health to support graduate-level education in industrial hygiene.

  • UA Researcher and Doctoral Student Reconcile Scientific Standoff in Colon Cancer Research

    Curtis Thorne, PhD, and UA doctoral student Carly Cabel validated findings from a 2018 collaborative study that identified a possible new therapeutic target for colon cancer – after a Harvard lab challenged the initial results.

UA Physiology Research Identifies Brain Inflammation As Potential Target to Treat Tinnitus

The discovery by Dr. Shaowen Bao and his colleagues could lead to new treatments to silence tinnitus for millions of sufferers.

UA Receives CDC Funding to Educate Next Generation of Occupational Health Professionals

The University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health has received an $800,000 grant from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health to support graduate-level education in industrial hygiene.

UA Researcher and Doctoral Student Reconcile Scientific Standoff in Colon Cancer Research

Curtis Thorne, PhD, and UA doctoral student Carly Cabel validated findings from a 2018 collaborative study that identified a possible new therapeutic target for colon cancer – after a Harvard lab challenged the initial results.

UA Physiology Research Identifies Brain Inflammation As Potential Target to Treat Tinnitus

The discovery by Dr. Shaowen Bao and his colleagues could lead to new treatments to silence tinnitus for millions of sufferers.

UA Receives CDC Funding to Educate Next Generation of Occupational Health Professionals

The University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health has received an $800,000 grant from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health to support graduate-level education in industrial hygiene.

UA Researcher and Doctoral Student Reconcile Scientific Standoff in Colon Cancer Research

Curtis Thorne, PhD, and UA doctoral student Carly Cabel validated findings from a 2018 collaborative study that identified a possible new therapeutic target for colon cancer – after a Harvard lab challenged the initial results.

Message from the Senior Vice President for Health Sciences

Dr. Michael M. I. Abecassis Appointed Dean of UA College of Medicine – Tucson
Following an extensive national search, I am very pleased to announce the appointment of Michael M. I. Abecassis, MD, MBA, as dean of the College of Medicine – Tucson. Dr. Abecassis will come on board in early November, becoming the ninth dean of the college since its founding in 1967.

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Keep Your Skin Safe from Summer Sun

Summer is in full swing, are you protecting yourself from potential risks? Ultraviolet light can knock the letters of our DNA out of place, and those “genetic typos” can lead to skin cancers, such as melanoma and basal cell carcinoma.

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Running at Dawn: A Diné Cultural and Health Teaching

Ariel Shirley (Diné), provides a unique perspective of incorporating Diné philosophies with wellness to address chronic health issues using her culture to connect with running.

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The Future of Medicine

There is power in numbers. The All of Us Research Program is a national project bringing together more than 1 million people from all walks of life and from all regions across the nation to share their health data and biological samples to contribute to the future of health care.

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New Program Provides Patients Both Medical and Behavioral Health Services at Banner Family Medicine Clinics
Aug 21, 2019

A new program implemented by the UA Department of Family and Community Medicine and Banner – University Medicine provides primary care patients the opportunity to also receive behavioral health-care services at the same location.


New Director, Assistant Director Named at UA Fellowship in Integrative Medicine
Aug 20, 2019

Andrew Weil Center for Integrative Medicine expands as Ann Marie Chiasson, MD, MPH, and Lise Alschuler, ND, accept leadership roles in the Center’s flagship program.


Startup Licenses Algorithm Advancing Precision Medicine
Aug 20, 2019

Using technology invented at the University of Arizona College of Medicine-Tucson, startup INTelico Therapeutics has taken big data to another level, using a novel computational algorithm in machining learning and artificial intelligence.


UA Packs a Multibillion-Dollar Economic Punch
Aug 19, 2019

The University of Arizona is providing a major benefit to the bottom line of Arizona businesses and organizations, according to a study commissioned by the Arizona Board of Regents.