May 6, 2014

University of Arizona Cancer Center – Phoenix ‘Topped Off’
A construction milestone has been reached at the new University of Arizona Cancer Center at Dignity Health’s St. Joseph’s outpatient facility in downtown Phoenix as the final beam was set atop the building.

Noted Breast Cancer Surgeon, Researcher Dr. Leigh A. Neumayer, Appointed First Female Head of UA Department of Surgery
Dr. Neumayer, a renowned expert in breast cancer, women’s health and surgical education, will be the UA’s first female head of surgery and one of only six women surgery department heads in the nation.

May 5, 2014

Spring Season Blooms Allergies: May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month
Research clinicians at the University of Arizona Medical Center offer relief during the spring allergy season.

UA Men’s Basketball Team Members to Visit Patients at Diamond Children’s
Four members from the University of Arizona men’s basketball team are scheduled to visit patients at Diamond Children’s on Monday, May 5, 4 p.m., and distribute jars filled with toys and other goodies assembled by volunteers of SHINE ON Tucson

Apr 30, 2014

Apr 29, 2014

UA Combating Health Disparities to Build Healthier Communities
In honor of National Minority Health Month, the UA recognizes those individuals and programs actively working to address health disparities and other inequities in care.

Apr 28, 2014

5th Annual ‘Travels in Medicine: Exploring the Global Health Community’ Photography Exhibit through May 10
Free and open to the public, the exhibit at the Arizona Health Sciences Library provides a glimpse of health care beyond our borders

‘Superheroes Fighting Grime!’ at Diamond Children’s
Superman, Batman and Spiderman made a special visit to Diamond Children's on Tuesday, April 29, to clean windows and visit with patients! Thanks to Skyline Window Cleaning and Mirrored Reflections for contacting the superheroes for this event.

UA Steele Center to Study Preventing Deadly Intestinal Disease in Premature Babies
The study will expand Dr. Melissa Halpern’s previous research findings that identified changes in intestinal bile acid levels in neonatal rats that develop NEC, compared with those that did not develop the disease.

Apr 24, 2014

‘Oh My Aching Joints: Exploring the Latest Treatments for Joint Pain,’ May 7
Free lecture, open to the public, by Dr. Jeffrey R. Lisse, in conjunction with Arthritis Awareness Month