• UA Study: Brain Liquefaction After Stroke is Toxic to Surviving Brain

  • UA Sleep Research for Student-Athletes Awarded NCAA Grant

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

UA Study: Brain Liquefaction After Stroke is Toxic to Surviving Brain

UA Sleep Research for Student-Athletes Awarded NCAA Grant

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

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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
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...


Feb
20
Endocrinology Journal Club Works in Progress
Lecture or Seminar

SPEAKER: David Marrero, PhD, Professor, Public Health; Director, Center for Elimination of Border Health Disparities TITLE: "Using Community Food... read more...


Feb
21
Department of Surgery Grand Rounds
Grand Rounds

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