• Cancer Center Breast Team Receives Prestigious American College of Surgeons’ NAPBC Accreditation

  • UA Medical Students to Pledge to Provide Compassionate Patient Care at Solidarity Day Event Feb. 16

  • More Than 150 COM-T Physicians Recognized as `Best Doctors in America'

Cancer Center Breast Team Receives Prestigious American College of Surgeons’ NAPBC Accreditation

UA Medical Students to Pledge to Provide Compassionate Patient Care at Solidarity Day Event Feb. 16

More Than 150 COM-T Physicians Recognized as `Best Doctors in America'

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Welcome from the Dean

The UA College of Medicine – Tucson is transforming academic medicine through innovative undergraduate medical education and post graduate training programs; strategic interdisciplinary, trans-institutional research; collaboration on health care delivery with Banner Health; and building a strong, diverse and engaged faculty. 2016 was a record year by all accounts, and we’re continuing that trajectory of growth and success into 2017 and beyond!

Charles B. Cairns, MD
Dean, College of Medicine – Tucson
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College News

UA Fellow Develops Database to Warn Physicians of Possible Drug Interactions for Epilepsy Patients on Ketogenic Diets

Individuals who follow a ketogenic diet to help treat a severe type of epilepsy must avoid carbohydrates, even in their medications.


Banner – UMC, UA Department of Surgery Welcome 3 New Surgeons

Banner – University Medical Center and the University of Arizona Department of Surgery are pleased to welcome three new surgeons to Tucson.


UA Cancer Center Team Targets Tumor Suppressor to Treat ‘Triple-Negative’ Breast Cancer

A team led by UA Cancer Center researchers Agnieszka Witkiewicz, MD, and Erik Knudsen, PhD, screened for drugs that could target triple-negative breast cancer tumors, producing several new therapeutic candidates for this difficult-to-treat cancer.


Upcoming Events

Feb
19
Medical Imaging Grand Rounds: PET-MRI in Evaluation of Cardiac Sarcoidosis

Title: PET-MRI in Evaluation of Cardiac Sarcoidosis Speaker: Kavitha Yaddanapudi, MD The Department of Medical Imaging is pleased to have Kavitha... read more...


Feb
19
UA Renal Conference
Lecture or Seminar

UA Renal Conference TOPIC: Cardiorenal Syndrome SPEAKER: Dr. Bijin Thajudeen


Feb
20
University of Arizona Core Facilities Fair
Conference or Symposium

2018 UA Core Facilities FairTuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. Keating/BIO5 103 This second annual event is brought to you by the UA Office... read more...


Feb
20
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Didactic Series
Conference or Symposium

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Didactic Series  Zubair Mirza, MD; Endocrinology Fellow. TOPIC:  Journal Club; "Effect of once-daily,... read more...