• Providing Health Care to Homeless Children Topic of Free Public Lecture, Oct. 29

    Dr. Randy Christensen has dedicated his life to providing care for children who live on the streets without access to health care. Sponsored by the Flinn Foundation, he will provide a free community lecture on Tuesday, Oct. 29.
  • University of Arizona Health Sciences Awarded $3.6 Million to Develop New, Accurate Method to Detect, Diagnose Breast Cancer

    Two highly accomplished researchers in the University of Arizona Department of Medical Imaging, with a long track record of advancing imaging techniques to detect and diagnose breast cancer, receive a new award to develop advanced imaging technology.
  • Noted cardiothoracic surgeon joining the All of Us Research Program leadership team in Arizona

    Dr. Irving Kron named contact principal investigator for Arizona program.

Providing Health Care to Homeless Children Topic of Free Public Lecture, Oct. 29

Dr. Randy Christensen has dedicated his life to providing care for children who live on the streets without access to health care. Sponsored by the Flinn Foundation, he will provide a free community lecture on Tuesday, Oct. 29.

University of Arizona Health Sciences Awarded $3.6 Million to Develop New, Accurate Method to Detect, Diagnose Breast Cancer

Two highly accomplished researchers in the University of Arizona Department of Medical Imaging, with a long track record of advancing imaging techniques to detect and diagnose breast cancer, receive a new award to develop advanced imaging technology.

Noted cardiothoracic surgeon joining the All of Us Research Program leadership team in Arizona

Dr. Irving Kron named contact principal investigator for Arizona program.

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College News

Could Near-Infrared Light Give Aging Brains a Boost?

With support from a grant from the National Institute on Aging, researchers will test a novel intervention that uses near-infrared light to enhance brain functioning.


Preventing Health-care-Associated Infections Focus of UA Health Sciences Researcher

Marc Verhougstraete, PhD, assistant professor and environmental microbiologist at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, received a $510,000 CDC research grant to focus on the prevention of health-care-associated infections, a serious threat to patient safety.


Upcoming Events

Oct
18
Sleep Medicine Lecture Series
Lecture or Seminar

SPEAKER: Joyce Lee-Iannotti, MD Director, Banner University Medical Center Sleep Disorders Center- Phoenix Assistant Professor of Neurology,... read more...


Oct
18
Rheumatology Grand Rounds
Grand Rounds

Rheumatology Grand Rounds from 9:00-10:00 AM Presenter: Nancy Sein, DO Title: Dissecting the Hydra Nancy Sein, DO received her Bachelor of Science... read more...


Oct
18
Sleep Medicine Lecture Series
Lecture or Seminar

Lauren Estep, MD Fellow, Sleep Medicine Fellowship Program Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine University of Arizona... read more...


Oct
18
Preventing Heart Disease: We Know What Works, But How Do We Do It?
Grand Rounds

R. Todd Hurst, M.D., FACC, FASE "Preventing Heart Disease: We Know What Works, But How Do We Do It?" R. Todd Hurst, M.D., FACC, FASE, is board-... read more...