Jun 4, 2018
The four-year National Cancer Institute grant will enable Terry A. Badger, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN, to study whether psychosocial interventions will help ethnically diverse survivors improve their symptoms.
Melissa Herbst-Kralovetz, PhD, has Found a Direct Relationship between “Good” Bacteria and Cervical Health and “Bad” Bacteria and Increased Cancer Risk.
Jun 1, 2018
The mentorship-based, highly competitive programs work to recruit and ultimately graduate a more diverse student body dedicated to serving Arizona and the nation’s most at-risk and underserved populations.
The study found poor sleep quality was associated with nighttime snacking and a high likelihood of craving junk food. The study also found that junk food cravings were associated with increased risk of obesity, diabetes and other health problems.
Clinical Informatics fellow Dr. Christopher Hollweg created a database of information to better address veterans' medical needs.
May 31, 2018
The award—one of ATS’ most important—is one of several honors Dr. Kraft has received in the past year. A physician-scientist renowned for her work on asthma, she served as president of the ATS in 2012-13.
University faculty's research output and influence earn high marks in the latest Center for World University Rankings.
The Primary Care Medical Scribe Program seeks to improve opportunities in health care and mentorship through medical scribes.
May 30, 2018
Sanchez was given the award for exceptional performance with Project SEARCH at Banner – University Medical Center; the program provides young people with intellectual and developmental disabilities quality unpaid internships for hands-on training and career development.
May 29, 2018
Grant provides University of Arizona College of Nursing students opportunity to focus on interprofessional collaborative care at medically underserved sites.
Renowned oncologist Sir Murray Brennan, MD, presents ‘Evolution of Cancer Care’ at General Surgery Grand Rounds.
May 25, 2018
Medical students departed the U.S. on May 27 to travel to the Dominican Republic, where they provided care to the underserved.
May 24, 2018
Events are planned across the nation to engage diverse communities in the national recruitment effort. In Arizona, Banner Health and the University of Arizona Health Sciences have been enrolling volunteers into the program as a National Institutes of Health pilot site since 2017.
Four High Value Care semi-finalists presented at the Fifth Annual House Staff Quality and Safety Day, discussing their inventive, cost-effective and research-backed projects that will improve health care.
More than 130 residents and fellows from the University of Arizona College of...
May 23, 2018
University of Arizona physicians and researchers remember Dr. Bowden as a “friend, mentor, passionate scientist and remarkable human being.”
The American Family Physician Podcast, produced by family medicine residents at the college, recently won an innovation award.
Amy Picone, Class of 2018 alumna, will soon join the UA College of Medicine – Phoenix's Family Medicine Residency.
May 22, 2018
Emergency medicine resident-physicians at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson and other first responders will participate in a mass-shooting exercise to prepare for real disasters.
Second-year student Kathleen Hanlon awarded a prestigious Howard Hughes Medical Institute Medical Research fellowship.
May 21, 2018
The UA's focus has been on helping people with chronic pain without using narcotics or other addictive drugs.
Can I do anything to ensure my newborn doesn't develop allergies? Chris Couch, MD, shares his expertise.
May 19, 2018
Surgeons at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson are developing a tool that may make detecting urine blockage simpler for patients.
May 17, 2018
The three-year Arizona Biomedical Research Commission Awards will fund research relating to neuropathic and cancer pain, migraines, opioids, antibiotics, antivirals, sinusitis, obesity, diabetes, Parkinson’s disease, pulmonary disease and pediatric acute-onset neuropsychiatric syndrome.
May 16, 2018
Residents, fellows and physicians present research their findings at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix.