Annual Events

Founders Day 2021


The 43rd annual Founders Day Lecture will honor Janko Nikolich-Žugich, MD, PhD

The Founders Day lectureship was established in 1979 to commemorate the founding of the College and to recognize and honor UArizona College of Medicine - Tucson faculty for their scientific accomplishments. Each year, faculty members select one of their peers who embodies a model of an investigator whose research work has a continuous thread of significance and who can effectively present that research with enthusiasm, vigor and inspiration.

The date of the lecture coincides with the dedication of the College: November 17, 1967.

Wednesday, November 17 | 4:30 -6:30 p.m.
HSIB Forum Auditorium

This event will be hosted at 4:30 p.m. with a hosted reception. The program will begin at 5:15 p.m. and conclude just after 6 p.m.