• Reconnecting the Disconnected: UA Physiology Professor Receives $1.2M NIH Grant to Use AI to Restore Movement in Paralyzed Limbs

    When a person is paralyzed by a stroke or an injury, the brain and the neuron networks that control movement become disconnected from the muscles. Dr. Andrew Fuglevand is using artificial intelligence to stimulate multiple muscles to elicit natural movement in ways previous methods have been unable to do.
  • UA Researchers Help Discover Genetic Factor That Can Help or Hurt Risk for Heart Disease

    Individuals with a particular genetic factor may be more resistant to plaque build-up and have a reduced risk for coronary artery disease.
  • Philip Krutzsch, A UA College of Medicine Founder, Dies

    Philip Krutzsch, PhD, one of the original “Big Three” founders of the University of Arizona College of Medicine, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 7.

Reconnecting the Disconnected: UA Physiology Professor Receives $1.2M NIH Grant to Use AI to Restore Movement in Paralyzed Limbs

When a person is paralyzed by a stroke or an injury, the brain and the neuron networks that control movement become disconnected from the muscles. Dr. Andrew Fuglevand is using artificial intelligence to stimulate multiple muscles to elicit natural movement in ways previous methods have been unable to do.

UA Researchers Help Discover Genetic Factor That Can Help or Hurt Risk for Heart Disease

Individuals with a particular genetic factor may be more resistant to plaque build-up and have a reduced risk for coronary artery disease.

Philip Krutzsch, A UA College of Medicine Founder, Dies

Philip Krutzsch, PhD, one of the original “Big Three” founders of the University of Arizona College of Medicine, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 7.

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Dr. Victoria Murrain Named Permanent Deputy Dean for Diversity and Inclusion

Victoria Murrain, DO, has been promoted from interim to permanent deputy dean for diversity and inclusion at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson.


ArtWorks `Through Our Eyes: Our Arizona-Sonoran Desert’ Opening Reception

The exhibit will display Arizona-Sonoran Desert-inspired paintings from artists at UA ArtWorks, marking the first art exhibit to take place at the UA Campus Recreation Center’s REC Oasis Lounge & Art Gallery.


Upcoming Events

Dec
10
Ventana Research Lecture on AI-Based Cell Tissue Analytics
Lecture or Seminar

TOPIC: "Artificial Intelligence-based methods for biomedical data and cell tissue analytics: From macro to nano" SPEAKER: Alberto Santamaria-Pang,... read more...


Dec
10
Advances in Aging Lecture Series
Grand Rounds

Sponsored by the UA College of Medicine - Tucson, Arizona Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program, and the University of Arizona Center on Aging.... read more...


Dec
11
Learning to Lead
Workshop or Class

The Learning to Lead Series is an invitation only event  Reframing Negotiation - Allison Vaillancourt, PhD


Dec
11
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Didactic Series
Grand Rounds

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Grand Rounds   CME provided by The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson SPEAKER: John M.... read more...