Alumni

  • Celebrating 50 Years of Innovation

  • For Sydney Rice, MD, Developmental Pediatrics is ‘an Opportunity to Make a Difference’

  • Career Choices: How Different Paths Helped Dirk and Amy Leverant Find the Perfect Fit

Celebrating 50 Years of Innovation

For Sydney Rice, MD, Developmental Pediatrics is ‘an Opportunity to Make a Difference’

Career Choices: How Different Paths Helped Dirk and Amy Leverant Find the Perfect Fit

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 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. Call for Abstracts, Pre-Registration and Workshop Proposals The Science of Consciousness (‘TSC’) is an interdisciplinary conference emphasizing broad and rigorous approaches to all aspects of the study and understanding of...


Non-Psychotropic Cannabinoids Show Promise for Pain Relief

Some cancers love bone. They thrive in its nutrient-rich environment while gnawing away at the very substrate that sustains them, all the while releasing inflammatory substances that cause pain — pain so severe that opioids often are prescribed to allay the agony. But opioids recently have been denounced for their addictive nature. This summer,...


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

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson is one of a team of six national institutions selected for the Strategies to Innovate EmeRgENcy Care Clinical Trials Network (SIREN), a new initiative of the National Institutes of Health to advance critical emergency medicine research. A clear need exists for research to improve emergency...


Upcoming Events

Oct
27
2017 Homecoming Luncheon & CME Lecture - Chronic Pain & The Opioid Epidemic
Homecoming

Start Homecoming Weekend off with a networking luncheon, and then hear from three of the leading researchers in the area of pain management. Lunch... read more...


Oct
27
College of Medicine Homecoming Reception
Homecoming

Join your fellow MedCats and colleagues from nursing, public health, and pharmacy for a fun evening under the stars. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, wine, beer... read more...


Nov
03
The Heart of Women's Health Luncheon
Lunch

The heart of women's health lies deep within the chest. Join us Friday, Nov. 3 to learn why we need to go beyond the "bikini" view of women's health... read more...


Nov
17
Founders Day Lecture
Lecture or Seminar