• College of Medicine – Tucson: Past, Present, Future

  • UA Lab Seeks 'Holy Grail of Gerontology'

  • Dr. Fayez K. Ghishan Receives ‘Eugene G. Sander Endowed Faculty Fundraising Award’

College of Medicine – Tucson: Past, Present, Future

UA Lab Seeks 'Holy Grail of Gerontology'

Dr. Fayez K. Ghishan Receives ‘Eugene G. Sander Endowed Faculty Fundraising Award’

 

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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 Health Sciences Innovation Building ‘Topping Off’ Ceremony Nov. 17: Futuristic Facility Promotes Team-Based Health Professions Education

The ‘topping-off’ ceremony for the new $165 million University of Arizona Health Sciences Innovation Building signals the advancement of team-based health professions education in the United States.


$8.5M Grant Awarded to Improve Asthma Care with the Navajo Nation

National Jewish Health and the University of Arizona bring proven programs to assist underserved population


Is It Obesity or Lipedema? UA Researcher Receives Grant To Study Genetic Risk Factors

Yann Klimentidis, PhD, a genetic epidemiologist at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, has received funding to study the genetic risk factors for developing lipedema, a painful and body disfiguring condition affecting an estimated 11 percent of U.S. adult women.


UA Study on Impact of Delays in Diagnosing Valley Fever Funded by CDC

Dr. Fariba Donovan, an infectious diseases research scientist at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, receives contract to examine how the failure to diagnose Valley fever impacts patient health, costs and `antimicrobial stewardship’ of this respiratory infection endemic to the U.S. Southwest.


Upcoming Events

Nov
27
UA Renal Conference
Lecture or Seminar

UA Renal Conference TOPIC: Infectious Complications & Neoplasm in Transplant Part 2 SPEAKER: Dr. Tirdad Zangeneh  


Nov
28
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Didactic Series
Conference or Symposium

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Didactic Series SPEAKER: Muhammad J. Sethi, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of North... read more...


Nov
28
Endocrinology Journal Club Works in Progress
Lecture or Seminar

SPEAKER: Moulun (Leon) Luo, PhD, Research Associate Professor, Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine TITLE: "CRISPR Knockout on Cell... read more...


Nov
29
Department of Surgery Grand Rounds
Grand Rounds

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