Jan 31, 2014

Nancy Koff, PhD Retires Leaving Health Care Legacy and Medical School Endowment
Nancy Koff, Ph.D., retires leaving the COM – Tucson with the lasting legacy in the Nancy Alexander Koff Award to Recognize Humanism in Medicine endowment.

Jan 30, 2014

UA Attracts Top International Trauma Fellows Whose Research Helps Set the Standard of Care
The fellowship – one of a handful of its kind in the United States – has drawn 10 international scholars since June 2011.

Arizona Telemedicine Program Names Nancy Rowe Associate Director for Outreach
Rowe will expand the ATP’s partnerships with hospitals and health-care providers in Northern Arizona.

Jan 24, 2014

New Health Innovations Grand Rounds Features UAHN President and CEO
The first in a planned series of multidisciplinary grand rounds events on New Health Innovations will take place on Thursday, February 6 at DuVal Auditorium and is targeted for physicians, professors, fellows, residents, students and staff at the Arizona Health Sciences Center and others interested in health innovation.

The Click Family Foundation Commits Funding to Support Lifesaving Training and Research
Thanks to a donation from the Click Family Foundation for the purchase of a new resuscitation mannequin and skillreporter, life-saving training capabilities will be enhanced and research monitoring the effectiveness of chest-compression-only CPR training by the general public will be conducted.

Jan 22, 2014

Dr. Mindy Fain, Leader in Advancing Health Care for Older Adults, Honored with Anne and Alden Hart Endowed Chair in Medicine
University of Arizona Center on Aging Co-Director's many responsibilities with the UA College of Medicine attest to her achievements.

Jan 21, 2014

UA College of Nursing Awarded Federal Grant to Increase Number of Qualified Nursing Faculty
The Nurse Faculty Loan Program encourages graduate nursing students to become faculty by providing low-interest loans to support their education and partial loan cancellation in exchange for faculty service.

Jan 16, 2014

A Legacy of Giving: Arizona Elks Major Projects Donates $125,000 to the UA Steele Children’s Research Center
This donation is part of the Elks’ commitment to raise $2.5 million for the UA Steele Center over the next 10 years.

UAMC - University Campus Receives Highest Nursing Credential with Magnet® Recognition for the Third Time
UAMC – University Campus was the first hospital in Arizona to earn prestigious Magnet recognition in 2003, and is the only Arizona hospital to win the so-called “Nobel Prize for nursing” three times.

Jan 15, 2014

Public Lectures by UA Neurologists Begin in February
The University of Arizona Department of Neurology, College of Medicine, and Pima Council on Aging continue their partnership with a second annual Brain Matters in Neurology monthly lecture series that runs Feb. 12 through April 9 at Tucson’s Jewish Community Center. The lectures are free and open to the public.