Aug 1, 2018
The Journey: Medical Education at the University of Arizona Health Sciences’ Colleges of Medicine in Phoenix and Tucson
Jul 31, 2018
UA College of Nursing Professor receives an NIH grant to enhance Click City: Tobacco, an online tobacco-prevention program.
Seven medical students with Ahwatukee connections recently donned their white coats — the defining symbol of a physician — at the annual White Coat Ceremony.
Jul 30, 2018
29th Annual Southwest Regional Trauma Conference
Neil Vigil, a second-year medical student at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix, has been named a 2018 Tillman Scholar.
The Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics recently profiled Brian MacArthur, MD, the Obstetrics and Gynecology medical student site director at Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix and a clinical assistant professor at the college.
Dr. MacArthur is new to medical...
Jul 26, 2018
Health disparities researcher, Dr. Jennifer Hatcher, will work to improve the health of Arizona’s underserved and most vulnerable communities.
Jul 25, 2018
Dr. Kelly Reynolds has worked as a researcher and public health educator in environmental science for more than 30 years, specializing in water quality, food safety and disease transmission.
Jul 24, 2018
Daniel Derksen, MD, also is available to discuss other pressing issues facing rural Arizona, including: increasing access to health care in rural and underserved Arizona communities; non-opioid approaches to treating acute and chronic pain; and public health interventions to address Arizona’s opioid crisis.
Newly accepted medical students who make up the Class of 2022 will participate in a White Coat Ceremony at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson.
Economy, immigration among the factors of Arizona’s declining birth rate, says Michael R. Foley, MD.
Jul 23, 2018
Ryan received this prestigious award for her commitment to provide free legal services to underserved and low-income individuals. She also teaches family medicine health-care providers about legal issues that impact health and how they can become more effective advocates for their patients.
Jul 20, 2018
Steve Goldman, MD, a highly productive heart research scientist and cardiology professor, was named to fill the Pfeiffer Chair.
Eighty-one first-year students from the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix received the mantle of the medical profession Friday, July 20 when they donned their white coats for the first time during ceremonies at Symphony Hall in downtown Phoenix.
Jul 19, 2018
Dr. Rupa Bala, a cardiac electrophysiologist who has expertise in treating atrial fibrillation, ventricular tachycardia and complex heart-rhythm disorders, joined the faculty of University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center.
Jul 18, 2018
The Arizona Health Education Centers and Advanced Nursing Education Workforce grants will provide hands-on, community-based immersion training opportunities for health professions students.
A decades-old drug known as ketamine is being repurposed to potentially help Parkinson’s patients in a new clinical trial at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson
Dr. Juanita Merchant, a National Academy of Medicine member and renowned physician-scientist on gastrointestinal chronic inflammation and cancer, joins the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and will see patients at Banner – University Medicine North.
Matthew Siegel, a researcher in Dr. Taben Hale’s lab, receives fellowship from the American Physiological Society.
Jul 17, 2018
Dr. Schultz will teach graduate counseling courses in the Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling Program in the UA College of Education. As the research director for the Sonoran Center for Excellence in Disabilities, he will conduct research on current programs, as well as develop new research and programming initiatives.
Growing up in a medically disadvantaged area, first-year medical student Amir Kaboodrangi was driven to make a difference.
Jul 16, 2018
High school students from across Arizona and New Mexico spent a week of their summer learning the ins-and-outs of health care by attending lectures, health-related field trips and participating in hands-on lab activities during the Summer...
Jeff Wolfrey, MD, and Jason Leubner, MD, invited to the national headquarters of the Association of American Medical Colleges.
Jul 13, 2018
The Clinical Informatics Fellowship has partnered with the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System to improve health care delivery for Medicaid patients.