Dean Goldschmid Meets With Alumni and Friends in Washington, DC

As part of the UA President’s Distinguished Speaker Series, Steve Goldschmid, MD, dean of the UA College of Medicine – Tucson and co-CEO of The University of Arizona Health Network, spoke at CASE (Council for the Advancement and Support of Education) headquarters in Washington, DC, on Dec. 6.

UA Medical Students Serve in Clinics in Dominican Republic

PHOENIX – If Brenna Derksen had any doubts about her chosen career path, they were swept away during her holiday break.

First-Year Student Balances Medical School and Music

Balancing medical school with any other passion can be a struggle for some, but not for first-year University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson student Alex Sandweiss.

Solidarity Day for Compassionate Patient Care

Both the Tucson and Phoenix chapters of the University of Arizona College of Medicine Gold Humanism Honor Society (GHHS) organized and celebrated the second-annual Solidarity Day for Compassionate Patient Care on Feb. 14.

Stern Seeks to Increase Health Care for American Indians

Nicole Stern, MD, a University of Arizona College of Medicine alumna and an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the College, has a lot to be proud of.

A Note from the Student Body Chairman

It’s definitely been a quite a year – one full of surprises, excitement, new additions, busy days, countless hours of studying for tests, but most importantly, plenty of good times shared by all!

Class Notes, December 2011

Liz (Gobble) Enlow, Class of 2009:

I'll be starting a Neonatology Fellowship at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia in July 2012.

Moynahan Dedicated to Success of Medical Student Education

Dr. Kevin Moynahan, MD, is not only the deputy dean of education at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, but also is a dedicated alumnus who enables current medical students to attain educational success.

New Medical Student Helps To Keep Her Family Legacy Alive

As the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson welcomed the Class of 2015 on Aug. 5 at the White Coat Ceremony, Rachel Baumann, daughter of alumna Susan Baumann, MD, helped to continue a family legacy.

A Special Thank You To The Fulginiti Family

Students, families and friends celebrate at the conclusion of the College of Medicine – Tucson Class of 2015 White Coat Ceremony, on August 5th. Shirley and Vincent Fulginiti, MD, and family, generously donated the white coats in memory of Jeffrey T. Fulginiti.

Scholarship Established In Honor of Gumble

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson said goodbye to Maggie Gumble as a financial aid staff member and wished her the best of luck with her retirement, on July 1.

The Bridge Program Provides Students With Insight and Early Preparation

 July marked the 17th-annual University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson Medical Student Bridge Program, in which 28 students began their medical education before most of their peers.

Tucson Admissions Implements New Interview Technique

After years of finishing the admissions application process with traditional interviews at the College of Medicine – Tucson, the standard will be changed in the fall, by using the Multiple Mini Interview (MMI) system. The College of Medicine – Phoenix implemented the MMI process last fall.

Distinguished Service Award 2011

The UA College of Medicine awarded Associate Professor Paul St. John, PhD, the Distinguished Service Award during the inaugural reception to honor all faculty that serve on committees within the College of Medicine.

Norman Koelling: Iconic Faculty Member and Honorary Doctorate

Norman Koelling, a 79-year-old retired staff member, from the UA College of Medicine, still inhabits the anatomy laboratory on a daily basis.

Koelling has been a part of the UA community since he came to Arizona from Nebraska for graduate school in spring of 1969.

New UMC Resident Offers Advice And Reflects Upon Medical Education

Dr. Casey Solem is a 26-year-old emergency department resident at University Medical Center. He was one of 24 students to graduate in the inaugural class from the UA College of Medicine – Phoenix, in May 2011.

Tucson Student Seeking to Advance Medical Technology

Adeel Yang, 25, isn’t your typical third-year medical student.

Learn CPR with the Sarver Heart Center

Learn CPR from the place that developed chest-compression-only CPR: Sarver Heart Center