Alumni

  • ‘Revolutionary’ New Class Challenges UArizona Students to Cure Alzheimer’s Disease

    The University of Arizona Health Sciences is offering innovative curricula for students to influence human health and build entrepreneurial skills.
  • Medical Students Honor Those Who Have Donated Their Bodies to Medical Education

    This August, medical students at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson planted a tree in memory of those who have passed away and generously donated their bodies to science.
  • Banner – University Medicine Supports First-Year UA Medical Students with New Stethoscopes

    For the second year in a row, Banner – University Medicine will provide each new medical student at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson a stethoscope. The gift of 120 stethoscopes is valued at $20,500.

‘Revolutionary’ New Class Challenges UArizona Students to Cure Alzheimer’s Disease

The University of Arizona Health Sciences is offering innovative curricula for students to influence human health and build entrepreneurial skills.

Medical Students Honor Those Who Have Donated Their Bodies to Medical Education

This August, medical students at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson planted a tree in memory of those who have passed away and generously donated their bodies to science.

Banner – University Medicine Supports First-Year UA Medical Students with New Stethoscopes

For the second year in a row, Banner – University Medicine will provide each new medical student at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson a stethoscope. The gift of 120 stethoscopes is valued at $20,500.

Alumni

Message from the Board of Directors

It is with great enthusiasm and because of my strong belief in paying it forward that I am serving as president of the University of Arizona College of Medicine Alumni Board. As I reflect upon my experiences as a medical student, resident, and physician, I have great appreciation for the strong educational foundation I received from The University of Arizona College of Medicine. It has played an integral part in my success as a physician.

Warm regards,
Janet Vargas, MD
Alumni Board President

Alumni News

Veteran-focused Mental Health Forum, Nov. 8

When: Friday, Nov. 8, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Where: Jim Click Hall of Champions, 1766 E. University Blvd., Tucson University of Arizona Veterans Education and Transition Services, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and My Veteran Passion are collaborating on the Mental Health Forum, an event designed to inform the public about issues veterans...


Banner – University Medical Center Tucson earns comprehensive stroke center status

Banner – University Medical Center Tucson has earned comprehensive stroke certification from The Joint Commission. Accreditation and certification by The Joint Commission is recognized nationwide as the gold standard in the treatment of the most complex stroke cases. Banner – University Medical Center Tucson (B – UMCT) now offers the first Joint...


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

TUCSON, Ariz. – Randy Christensen, MD, MPH, has dedicated his life to caring for society’s often-abused, unloved children who live on the streets without access to health care.  Dr. Christensen will discuss, “Ask Me Why I Hurt and Other Tales from the Street,” at a free public lecture at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29. Part of the Flinn Foundation...


Upcoming Events

Jan
24
American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA) Women in Medicine Winter Mixer
Other Event

AMWA will be hosting our Winter Physician-Student Women in Medicine Mixer on Friday, January 24th, at 5:30pm. Come join us for supportive folks, good... read more...


Feb
26
5th Annual ABRC-Flinn Research Conference
Conference or Symposium

Join us for the 5th Annual ABRC-Flinn Research Conference! Registration is now open through Feb. 19, 2020!   Register Today!   Research Conference... read more...


Feb
29
Tucson CME Conference 2020
Conference or Symposium

— SAVE THE DATE —  The Tucson CME Conference 2020 Presented by the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, UArizona Department of... read more...


Mar
06 to 07
UA Family Medicine Residency 45th Anniversary Reunion
Reunion

Schedule of Events Friday, March 6, 2020 Family & Community Medicine 45th Reunion Dinner  6 - 10 p.m.University of Arizona – Student Union... read more...