• UA Team Tackles Better Brain Health

  • Non-Psychotropic Cannabinoids Show Promise for Pain Relief

  • UA College of Medicine – Tucson Part of New NIH Emergency Medicine Research Effort

UA Team Tackles Better Brain Health

Non-Psychotropic Cannabinoids Show Promise for Pain Relief

UA College of Medicine – Tucson Part of New NIH Emergency Medicine Research Effort

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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 Felicia Goodrum Named to the Pew Charitable Trusts’ Inaugural Class of Innovation Fund Investigators

With the new funding, Dr. Goodrum is building an interdisciplinary research team to advance understanding of how viruses lie dormant to cause persistent infections.


New Research Evaluates Depression Treatment among Individuals with Dementia and Depression

Led by researchers at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy and Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, the study aims to better understand and improve depression treatment among older individuals with dementia.


The Science of Consciousness Conference - April 2-7, 2018

‘The Science of Consciousness’ Conference will be held from April 2-7, 2018 at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson.


UA Health Sciences Offers Mental Health Wellness Program for Students

A free mental health wellness program is available for students studying medicine, nursing, pharmacy and public health at the Tucson campus of the University of Arizona Health Sciences.


Upcoming Events

Sep
22
Rheumatology/Radiology Grand Rounds
Grand Rounds

Rheumatology/Radiology Grand Rounds Rheumatology Radiology Conference 7:30-8:30 a.m. followed by Rheumatology Grand Rounds from 9:00-10:00 a.m.... read more...


Sep
22
Sarver Heart Center Grand Rounds: Acute Management of Shock-Refractory Cardiac Arrest
Grand Rounds

Peter J. Kudenchuk, MD, Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiology at the University of Washington, and Medical Program Director for King... read more...


Sep
26
Endocrinology Fellows Conference
Conference or Symposium

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Didactic Series SPEAKER: Heather Reed, MD, is an Assistant Professor at the University of Arizona College of... read more...


Sep
26
Endocrinology Journal Club Works in Progress
Lecture or Seminar

SPEAKER: Benjamin J. Renquist, PhD, Assistant Professor, Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences University of Arizona TITLE: “Can the Insulin/... read more...