• Banner - University Medicine North $100 Million Outpatient Campus Opens Dec. 28

  • College of Medicine – Tucson: Past, Present, Future

  • UA Health Sciences Innovation Building ‘Topping Off’ Ceremony Nov. 17: Futuristic Facility Promotes Team-Based Health Professions Education

Banner - University Medicine North $100 Million Outpatient Campus Opens Dec. 28

College of Medicine – Tucson: Past, Present, Future

UA Health Sciences Innovation Building ‘Topping Off’ Ceremony Nov. 17: Futuristic Facility Promotes Team-Based Health Professions Education

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Celebrating 50 years of innovation

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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 Arthritis Center Director to Discuss `Osteoarthritis Under the Microscope,’ Feb. 8 in Yuma

An inside look into the latest advances in prevention and treatment; free community lecture hosted by Yuma Friends of UA Health Sciences


UA Physician-Scientist Awarded Grant to Develop First Diagnostic Test for Schizophrenia

Amelia Gallitano, MD, PhD, studies genetic pathways and their response to the environment, hoping to improve treatments for mental illness.


“Aging and Our Immunity” Theme of UA Arthritis Center’s 16th Annual Living Healthy With Arthritis Conference, Jan. 27

World-renowned aging and the immune system researcher Dr. Janko Nikolich-Žugich will deliver the keynote address. The conference addresses health and services that help improve daily life for those living with arthritis—and those who care for them.


Upcoming Events

Jan
22
UA Renal Conference
Lecture or Seminar

UA Renal Conference TOPIC: Contrast Induced Nephropathy SPEAKER: Dr. Chip Brosius


Jan
23
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Didactic Series
Conference or Symposium

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Didactic Series SPEAKER: Mark Wheeler, MD, Professor, of Medicine; Division Chief, Pediatric Endocrinology... read more...


Jan
23
Endocrinology Journal Club Works in Progress
Lecture or Seminar

SPEAKER: John G. Purdy, PhD; Assistant Professor, Immunobiology Department; Faculty Fellow, BIO5 Institute TITLE: "Dissecting Lipid Metabolism using... read more...


Jan
24
Department of Medicine Grand Rounds
Grand Rounds

TOPIC: Update in the evaluation and management of pulmonary arterial hypertension SPEAKER: Ankit Desai, MD Ankit Desai, MD, an assistant professor... read more...