University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

MedCat Chat: Convocation 2015

Congratulations to the Class of 2015! We are proud of our 116 graduates, half of whom will pursue residencies in Arizona. Nearly half will also go into primary care. In this MedCat Chat, Interim Dean Charles B. Cairns, MD, FACEP, FAHA, bids farewell while congratulating the graduates for their dedication to health and well-being and includes video of the convocation ceremony.
Proud graduates of the Class of 2015 stand in the UA Women's Plaza of Honor

MedCat Chat Banner Update

The merger between Banner Health and the University of Arizona created a far-reaching academic medicine, research, teaching and patient care organization. In this MedCat Chat, Interim Dean Charles B. Cairns, MD, FACEP, FAHA, talks with Banner – University Medical Group CEO Jason Krupp, MD, FACP about developing a single culture, with a single set of values and a single governance structure.
Interim Dean Charles B. Cairns, MD, FACEP, FAHA stands beside Banner – University Medical Group CEO Jason Krupp, MD, FACP

UA Shares Expertise in Medical Education at WGEA Regional Conference

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson was well represented during the Western Group on Educational Affairs (WGEA) Annual Regional Meeting held on April 23 – 26.
Poster Presentation WGEA

Interim Dean Cairns Testifies before D.C. Hearing on Bioterrorism

College of Medicine – Tucson Interim Dean Charles B. Cairns, MD, FACEP, FAHA, was invited by Arizona Congresswoman Martha McSally to share expertise on topics including the capabilities of Tucson and Phoenix to respond to biological threats.
Interim Dean Dr. Chuck Cairns testifying before Congress, over an image of the US Capitol Building

AHSC Diversity and Inclusion Champions Honored

Three outstanding faculty and staff members at the Arizona Health Sciences Center are being recognized for their contributions in developing an inclusive and diverse campus community. Francisco Moreno, MD, Nicolette Teufel-Shone, PhD, and Cazandra Zaragoza, MPH will be honored during a reception with President Ann Weaver Hart on April 14.
Portraits of Francisco Moreno, MD, Nicolette Teufel-Shone, PhD, and Cazandra Zaragoza, MPH over an image of the AHSC campus
Proud graduates of the Class of 2015 stand in the UA Women's Plaza of Honor

MedCat Chat: Convocation 2015

Congratulations to the Class of 2015! We are proud of our 116 graduates, half of whom will pursue residencies in Arizona. Nearly half will also go into primary care. In this MedCat Chat, Interim Dean Charles B. Cairns, MD, FACEP, FAHA, bids farewell while congratulating the graduates for their dedication to health and well-being and includes video of the convocation ceremony.

Interim Dean Charles B. Cairns, MD, FACEP, FAHA stands beside Banner – University Medical Group CEO Jason Krupp, MD, FACP

MedCat Chat Banner Update

The merger between Banner Health and the University of Arizona created a far-reaching academic medicine, research, teaching and patient care organization. In this MedCat Chat, Interim Dean Charles B. Cairns, MD, FACEP, FAHA, talks with Banner – University Medical Group CEO Jason Krupp, MD, FACP about developing a single culture, with a single set of values and a single governance structure.

Poster Presentation WGEA

UA Shares Expertise in Medical Education at WGEA Regional Conference

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson was well represented during the Western Group on Educational Affairs (WGEA) Annual Regional Meeting held on April 23 – 26.

Interim Dean Dr. Chuck Cairns testifying before Congress, over an image of the US Capitol Building

Interim Dean Cairns Testifies before D.C. Hearing on Bioterrorism

College of Medicine – Tucson Interim Dean Charles B. Cairns, MD, FACEP, FAHA, was invited by Arizona Congresswoman Martha McSally to share expertise on topics including the capabilities of Tucson and Phoenix to respond to biological threats.

Portraits of Francisco Moreno, MD, Nicolette Teufel-Shone, PhD, and Cazandra Zaragoza, MPH over an image of the AHSC campus

AHSC Diversity and Inclusion Champions Honored

Three outstanding faculty and staff members at the Arizona Health Sciences Center are being recognized for their contributions in developing an inclusive and diverse campus community. Francisco Moreno, MD, Nicolette Teufel-Shone, PhD, and Cazandra Zaragoza, MPH will be honored during a reception with President Ann Weaver Hart on April 14.

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