Mar 27, 2019
Dr. Amelia Gallitano speaks with 12 News about the increase in depression amongst millenials.
Michael Kruer, MD, speaks with ABC15 for cerebal palsy awareness month about his groundbreaking research.
Study reveals an increasing proportion of cardiac arrests are related to drug overdoses.
Mar 26, 2019
Nine-story hospital tower opens to patients April 22; community preview April 7
The University of Arizona Health Sciences Career Development Awards program seeks to nurture the development of new clinical trials and biomedical and behavioral interventions to treat disease and the number of health scientists for our state and nation. This year the awards will fund sleep-, cancer- and cardiovascular disease-related research by four promising young investigators.
Mar 25, 2019
Grant allows for development of new online platform.
Partnership to create app for pregnant women, new moms, with opioid addiction.
Mar 21, 2019
Roberta Diaz Brinton, PhD, inaugural director of the Center for Innovation in Brain Science at the University of Arizona Health Sciences, has been awarded a $1.8 million National Institutes of Health training program grant to develop a cross-disciplinary and translationally oriented workforce to discover new drugs for Alzheimer’s and other neurodegenerative diseases and shepherd them through the drug-development pipeline.
Peter Fine, Banner Health President and CEO, will be the keynote speaker for Commencement.
Mar 20, 2019
New York Times contributor and physician Danielle Ofri, MD, PhD, will keynote this year’s Cindy Wool Memorial Seminar at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson.
Free and open to the public, the lecture by Dr. Floyd “Ski” Chilton will discuss the revolutionary approaches he has developed to prevent, treat and reverse the effects of inflammation as well as to address unhealthy thoughts and behaviors.
The Center provides the public with tips to prevent opioid misuse and poisonings.
Students from the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health will host the 13th annual Social Justice Symposium, Friday, April 5. The topic is, “Bridges & Barriers: Migration and Public Health,” with keynote speaker Enrique Morones, founder and director of San Diego-based Border Angels, an organization that advocates for immigration and human rights.
Sixty-eight students to receive medical degrees on May 6.
Mar 19, 2019
After experiencing a traumatic accident during his third year of an orthopedic surgery residency at Yale – New Haven Hospital, Oluwaferanmi “Feranmi” Okanlami, MD, MS, has helped others with disabilities. Now, he is on a mission to “disabuse disability” by proving that disability doesn’t...
Mar 18, 2019
Fourth-year medical students will begin residency training in the summer.
The honor recognizes Dr. Badger’s substantive research focusing on depression, symptom management and quality of life among cancer survivors and their families.
Throughout their four years of medical school, each student at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix works closely with mentors to complete a longitudinal, hypothesis-driven Scholarly Project.
Mar 15, 2019
Forty percent of the UA College of Medicine – Tucson Class of 2019 will remain in Arizona to practice medicine and pursue their residency training. More than one-third of the class will pursue primary care — a physician specialty that is critically low in Arizona and the nation.
Khadijah Breathett, MD, MS, a cardiologist at the University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center who is a passionate advocate for health equity and conducts research on bias in health care, was selected as one of the National Minority Quality Forum’s “40 Under 40 Leaders in Minority Health” for 2019.
Sixty-seven University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix fourth-year students celebrated...
Mar 14, 2019
Drs. Malika Varma and Bulbul Cibei bring broad clinical experience in training internal medicine resident physicians and medical students to the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson and Banner – University Medical Center Tucson and South.
For four years, students at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix have worked toward Match Day — the day students learn where they will spend the next several years as resident-physicians and a major step toward building their career in medicine. Match results are released...
Mar 13, 2019
for the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix Class of 2019
Mar 12, 2019
UA Center for Integrative Medicine will be named for Dr. Andrew Weil, who has committed $15 million to the center, bringing his total giving to $20 million.