Alumni

  • A Record Year: the 2016 State of the College Address

    “I truly believe we are in a great position to transform academic medicine through our undergraduate medical education and training programs; through strategic interdisciplinary and collaborative research; by collaborating with our clinical partner; and by building a strong, engaged and informed faculty,” said University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson Dean Charles B. Cairns, MD, FACEP, FAHA.
  • Joy Bunt, MD, PhD, Named College of Medicine –Tucson 2016 Alumnus of the Year

    Joy Bunt, MD, was a respected exercise physiologist and endocrinologist, and assistant professor with the University of Arizona departments of Physiology and Exercise and Sport Sciences when she realized she wanted to broaden her experience.
  • A Price Family Tradition at the College of Medicine – Tucson

    On Father’s Day 2009, Cameron Price boarded a plane for Washington, D.C., where he went through a day of orientation with the Peace Corps. After that, he flew to South Africa, then hopped on a bus to neighboring Swaziland.

A Record Year: the 2016 State of the College Address

“I truly believe we are in a great position to transform academic medicine through our undergraduate medical education and training programs; through strategic interdisciplinary and collaborative research; by collaborating with our clinical partner; and by building a strong, engaged and informed faculty,” said University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson Dean Charles B. Cairns, MD, FACEP, FAHA.

Joy Bunt, MD, PhD, Named College of Medicine –Tucson 2016 Alumnus of the Year

Joy Bunt, MD, was a respected exercise physiologist and endocrinologist, and assistant professor with the University of Arizona departments of Physiology and Exercise and Sport Sciences when she realized she wanted to broaden her experience.

A Price Family Tradition at the College of Medicine – Tucson

On Father’s Day 2009, Cameron Price boarded a plane for Washington, D.C., where he went through a day of orientation with the Peace Corps. After that, he flew to South Africa, then hopped on a bus to neighboring Swaziland.

Alumni

Message from the Board of Directors

It is with great enthusiasm and excitement that I am serving as president of the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson Alumni Board. Throughout my thirty-some years of medical practice, I have often reflected, with great appreciation, upon the education I received from the College of Medicine – an education that provided me with the strongest possible foundation for the successful and fulfilling career in medicine that I still enjoy today.

Warm regards,
Elaine Drobny, MD
Alumni Board President

Alumni News

The record-breaking Class of 2020

A record number of applicants and a record yield rate of accepted students led to record enrollment for the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson’s Class of 2020. The College welcomed 135 students into the new class during the traditional White Coat Ceremony, where the future physicians received their white coats – the visible mark...


Preventing Asthma in Children: Our Researchers are One Step Closer

Efforts to improve the health of children at increased risk for asthma will receive a major boost with the launch of a new University of Arizona Health Sciences-led, federally funded national clinical study. For Fernando D. Martinez, MD, and his colleagues at the UA Asthma and Airway Disease Research Center, this study follows 30 years of research...


Match Day 2016: Primary Care Wins the Largest Share of Students

Fourth-year UA medical students Whitney Burns and Jeffrey Robertson, who met during their first week of medical school, were married on April 2. But on Friday, March 18, their excitement was all about Match Day. Whitney matched into one of two emergency medicine residency programs offered by the UA College of Medicine – Tucson, where Jeffrey will...


Upcoming Events

Mar
01
Tame Your Pain - Conventional and Alternative Therapies for Pain Management
Lecture or Seminar

About the Lecture: Pain is the gift no one wants … More than 100 million Americans suffer from chronic pain at a cost of over $600 billion a year... read more...


Mar
03
The Donald K. Buffmire Visiting Lectureship in Medicine
Lecture or Seminar

The Donald K. Buffmire Visiting Lectureship in Medicine with Nobel Laureate Dr. Randy Schekman Genetic Rush Hour: How the proteins of our cells... read more...


Apr
27
Medical Student Leadership Awards
Other Event

The College of Medicine takes great pride in developing tomorrow’s leaders. Each year, we recognize the accomplishments and contributions made by... read more...


May
11
2017 Senior Awards Breakfast
Celebration

The UA College of Medicine, which boasts more than 3,000 alumni, currently matriculates 162 medical students into a state-of-the-art educational... read more...