University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

Dr. Elizabeth Calhoun Appointed Executive Director of the New Center for Population Science and Discovery at the Arizona Health Sciences Center

Dr. Calhoun is a nationally recognized leader in minority health and health disparities research, with a special focus on breast cancer disparities.

Kenneth S. Ramos, MD, PhD, PharmB, Associate Vice-President of Precision Health Sciences, Named New MD-PhD Head at UA College of Medicine - Tucson

Building on the University of Arizona tradition of research excellence and the commitment of Joe G.N. “Skip” Garcia, MD, and the Arizona Health Sciences Center senior leadership team to nurture and expand the pipeline of clinician-scientists, Kenneth S. Ramos, MD, PhD, will serve as the new MD-PhD program director at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson.

Apply for the Pre-Medical Admissions Pathway (P-MAP) program!

P-MAP is a 12-month, full-time, intensive medical school preparation program designed for students who have experienced greater than average challenges in preparing to become competitive medical school applicants. Those who successfully complete the program requirements will receive conditional admission to the UA College of Medicine-Tucson campus.
Apply for the Pre-Medical Admissions Pathway (P-MAP) program!

Dr. Rick Kittles Appointed Director of New Division of Population Genetics at the Arizona Health Sciences Center and UA Professor of Surgery and Public Health

A national leader on cancer health disparities and the role of genes and environment in disease, with a particular interest in prostate cancer, Dr. Kittles is a pioneer in DNA testing to trace the ancestry of African Americans.
Dr. Rick Kittles portrait over image of AHSC campus

Video: New UA Medical Class Shares `Wildcat Pride’ During Orientation and White Coat Ceremony

A new video captures the enthusiasm of the 115 new medical students at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson as they begin rigorous training to become much-needed physicians for our state and beyond.
New medical students at the UA College of Medicine

Dr. Elizabeth Calhoun Appointed Executive Director of the New Center for Population Science and Discovery at the Arizona Health Sciences Center

Dr. Calhoun is a nationally recognized leader in minority health and health disparities research, with a special focus on breast cancer disparities.

Kenneth S. Ramos, MD, PhD, PharmB, Associate Vice-President of Precision Health Sciences, Named New MD-PhD Head at UA College of Medicine - Tucson

Building on the University of Arizona tradition of research excellence and the commitment of Joe G.N. “Skip” Garcia, MD, and the Arizona Health Sciences Center senior leadership team to nurture and expand the pipeline of clinician-scientists, Kenneth S. Ramos, MD, PhD, will serve as the new MD-PhD program director at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson.

Apply for the Pre-Medical Admissions Pathway (P-MAP) program!

Apply for the Pre-Medical Admissions Pathway (P-MAP) program!

P-MAP is a 12-month, full-time, intensive medical school preparation program designed for students who have experienced greater than average challenges in preparing to become competitive medical school applicants. Those who successfully complete the program requirements will receive conditional admission to the UA College of Medicine-Tucson campus.

Dr. Rick Kittles portrait over image of AHSC campus

Dr. Rick Kittles Appointed Director of New Division of Population Genetics at the Arizona Health Sciences Center and UA Professor of Surgery and Public Health

A national leader on cancer health disparities and the role of genes and environment in disease, with a particular interest in prostate cancer, Dr. Kittles is a pioneer in DNA testing to trace the ancestry of African Americans.

New medical students at the UA College of Medicine

Video: New UA Medical Class Shares `Wildcat Pride’ During Orientation and White Coat Ceremony

A new video captures the enthusiasm of the 115 new medical students at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson as they begin rigorous training to become much-needed physicians for our state and beyond.

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