Feb 22, 2019
The Center for Science in the Public Interest is the oldest independent, science-based consumer advocacy organization with an impressive record of accomplishments and an ambitious agenda for improving the food system to support healthy eating. Among its goals...
Feb 21, 2019
Emergency Medicine physician teaches the next generation of doctors at the college.
Luke Peterson, DO, a clinical assistant professor in Family Community and Preventive Medicine at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix and an addiction medicine specialist at Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix, started a...
Teenagers are seeking advice on how to get vaccinated after the recent measles outbreak.
Panchanathan’s interest in medicine came from his desire to create technologies to improve patients’ lives
Feb 20, 2019
The honor recognizes Dr. Badger’s accomplishments as a nationally recognized
nurse-scientist and leader in graduate education.
Heart attack survivors are at greater risk of developing heart failure, a chronic condition in which more than half of those diagnosed will die within five years.
In response, researchers at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix are attempting to prevent heart failure...
Feb 18, 2019
Former University of Arizona Basketball Coach Lute Olson is in good condition today at Banner – University Medical Center Tucson after experiencing a minor stroke over the weekend, according to his physician.
Feb 14, 2019
Wellness expo, free health lecture by university heart specialists, March 5
A new study by researchers at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson shows that sleep duration reports by children and their parents are fairly accurate.
The United States Surgeon General Vice Admiral Jerome M. Adams, MD, MPH, visited the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix Feb. 13 to deliver a message about the priorities of his office and the state of the nation’s health. The Surgeon General participated in Grand Rounds hosted...
Feb 12, 2019
University of Arizona researchers will compete in a Shark Tank-style competition, demonstrate their medical technology and more during Research Day, a first-of-its-kind event coordinated by the UA College of Medicine – Tucson.
Study discovered novel mechanism that reduces inflammation associated with heart disease.
Feb 11, 2019
The free 2019 Green Valley Lecture Series continues with a focus on aortic diseases.
Nancy A. Alvarez, PharmD, BCPS, FAPhA, an established national leader in pharmacy, has been appointed associate dean for the UA College of Pharmacy – Phoenix and as an associate professor for the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science. Dr. Alvarez will oversee all aspects of the college in Greater Phoenix.
Feb 8, 2019
The new program will be the first program nationally to incorporate integrative health content and interventions into a BSN nursing program.
Feb 7, 2019
Robin Ross, MD, a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Ophthalmology and the Department of Ethics and Humanism at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix, discussed the risks associated with corrective eye surgery.
Feb 6, 2019
Gastrointestinal cancer is a “family” of cancers that include colorectal, gastric, liver and pancreatic tumors, among others. Patients receive cutting-edge care at the UA Cancer
Feb 5, 2019
Cecilia Rosales, MD, MS, associate dean of Phoenix Programs at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, and colleagues, accepted the Ohtli Award from the Mexican government in recognition of a national program to increase access to health services among low-income and immigrant Mexican populations in the United States.
Tanessa Call, a graduate student researcher, has been awarded the Harry Lowell Swift Scholarship.
Feb 4, 2019
Recent advances in “next-generation sequencing” have made it possible to gain understanding of the complex nature of microbes and their importance to human health, a UA physician-scientist explains.
Local high school students will practice their health-care skills, such as CPR and ultrasound imaging, during “A Pathway to Success,” an interactive health-care career fair spearheaded by residents at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson South Campus.
Feb 1, 2019
Dr. Michael Fahey's mission is to better understand the neurology and genetics in people with cerebral palsy.