• University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson’s Founding and Early Faculty Dinner

  • Free, Public ‘Doc Talks’ Presented in March

  • UA Study: Brain Liquefaction After Stroke is Toxic to Surviving Brain

University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson’s Founding and Early Faculty Dinner

Free, Public ‘Doc Talks’ Presented in March

UA Study: Brain Liquefaction After Stroke is Toxic to Surviving Brain

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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 Sleep Research for Student-Athletes Awarded NCAA Grant

Building upon the findings of the educational support sleep program they designed, two UA researchers have been awarded an NCAA grant to further enhance their program to help student-athletes get a good night’s sleep.


AAMC Official Promotes Inclusive Excellence During Recent UAHS Campus Visit

Reinforcing the objective to sustain an academic setting where all belong and are a part of the fundamental fabric of the institution, the UA Health Sciences recently welcomed David A. Acosta, MD, chief diversity and inclusion officer for the Association of American Medical Colleges.


UA Fellow Develops Database to Warn Physicians of Possible Drug Interactions for Epilepsy Patients on Ketogenic Diets

Individuals who follow a ketogenic diet to help treat a severe type of epilepsy must avoid carbohydrates, even in their medications.


Cancer Center Breast Team Receives Prestigious American College of Surgeons’ NAPBC Accreditation

The National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers recognizes health-care providers that are dedicated to high standards of care and have ambitious goals for quality improvement.


Upcoming Events

Feb
23
Rheumatology/Radiology Grand Rounds
Grand Rounds

Rheumatology Radiology Conference 7:30-8:30 a.m. followed by Rheumatology Grand Rounds from 9:00-10:00 a.m. SPEAKER:  Nikila Kumar, MD TOPIC: ... read more...


Feb
23
Weekly Colloquium on Problems in the Biology of Complex Diseases
Lecture or Seminar

Brought to you by the UA’s Arizona Center for the Biology of Complex Diseases (ABCD): TOPIC: “Mechanisms of Gene Regulation”SPEAKER: Casey E.... read more...


Feb
23
UA Renal Conference
Lecture or Seminar

UA Renal Conference TOPIC: Transplant Microscope Rounds SPEAKER: Dr. Erika Bracamonte


Feb
23
Health Science Career Pathways
Meeting

The UAHS Office of Diversity & Inclusion is hosting the first session of the Health Science Career Pathways series on Friday, Oct. 23, noon-1 p.m... read more...