• White Coat Ceremony, Class of 2021 at the UA College of Medicine - Tucson

  • UA Scientist's Research May Lead to Treatment for Hot Flashes

  • Study Finds Molecular Explanation for Struggles of Obese Asthmatics

White Coat Ceremony, Class of 2021 at the UA College of Medicine - Tucson

UA Scientist's Research May Lead to Treatment for Hot Flashes

Study Finds Molecular Explanation for Struggles of Obese Asthmatics

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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’s Dr. Monica Kraft Elected Fellow of European Respiratory Society

Monica Kraft, MD, chair of the University of Arizona Department of Medicine, has been elected as a fellow of the prestigious European Respiratory Society.


Grant will Help UA Evaluate if Telemedicine Effective for Insomnia Patients

Sairam Parthasarathy, MD, director of the UA Health Sciences Center for Sleep and Circadian Sciences, has received a $250,000 grant from the American Sleep Medicine Foundation to evaluate how telemedicine can assist in the delivery of cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia.


UA Geriatrician Receives Award to Improve Health Outcomes of Seriously Ill Elders

UA Center on Aging member Monica Vandivort, MD, will use a $50,000 start-up grant from the Arizona Area Health Education Centers (AzAHEC) for a clinical research initiative to improve health outcomes of seriously ill elders in Sierra Vista.


UA Health Sciences Launches Bus Stop Ad Campaign To Increase Diversity in Health Care

The UA Health Sciences is working to increase the diversity of the health-care workforce with the “!Eres Tu! This is you!” Tucson bus stop ad campaign that features current students and faculty members who share their passion and commitment to the field.


Upcoming Events

Jul
25
Endocrinology Fellows Conference
Conference or Symposium

Endocrinology Fellows Conference SPEAKER: James Snyder, MD, Regional Medical Scientist - Diabetes CMR. Dr. Snyder is an endocrinologist in Las Vegas... read more...


Jul
26
PD Lab - Hands on Practicum
Lecture or Seminar

Fellow Conference PD Lab - Hands on Practicum Patty Blankenship, RN


Jul
28
Rheumatology/Radiology Grand Rounds
Grand Rounds

RHEUMATOLOGY/RADIOLOGY GRAND ROUNDS SPEAKER: Ernest Vina, MD TOPIC: Inflammatory Arthritis Management Part 1 - Steroids, Sparing Agents: Non-... read more...