Alumni

  • Aspiring Physicians Celebrate Match Day, Residency Results

    One-third of the UA College of Medicine – Tucson Class of 2020 will remain in Arizona to practice medicine and pursue their residency training. Nearly 50 percent of the class will pursue primary care — a physician specialty that is critically low in Arizona and the nation.
  • UArizona Restructures ‘Match Day’ in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

  • Endowed Scholarships Dinner Celebrates College Founders and Donors

    On Monday, Feb. 10, the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson hosted the 2020 Endowed Academic Scholarships Dinner.

Aspiring Physicians Celebrate Match Day, Residency Results

One-third of the UA College of Medicine – Tucson Class of 2020 will remain in Arizona to practice medicine and pursue their residency training. Nearly 50 percent of the class will pursue primary care — a physician specialty that is critically low in Arizona and the nation.

UArizona Restructures ‘Match Day’ in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Endowed Scholarships Dinner Celebrates College Founders and Donors

On Monday, Feb. 10, the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson hosted the 2020 Endowed Academic Scholarships Dinner.

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

Aspiring Doctors to Learn their Future at Match Day Ceremony

Out of an abundance of caution for the welfare of students and employees due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the traditional, large-scale Match Day ceremony hosted by the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson has been canceled. Instead, medical students will hold smaller, private celebrations with their friends and loved ones to celebrate...


A Message from the Dean: The 'First 100 Days'

Dear Colleagues: I have now been your Dean for 100 days. I thought it might make sense to share some thoughts with you in the spirit of conscious leadership and collaborative thinking. Let me first state upfront that I had been well briefed prior to coming to the University of Arizona, and as a result, I have encountered relatively no surprises...


Stopping Stroke in its Tracks: Symptoms, Treatments Topic of UArizona Lecture in Green Valley, Feb. 20

TUCSON, Ariz. – The University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center will continue its 33rd annual Green Valley Lecture Series on Thursday, Feb. 20, at 10 a.m., with “Stopping Stroke in its Tracks:  Stroke symptoms and modern treatments to minimize brain attack damage,” presented by  Mohammad El-Ghanem, MD. The UArizona Sarver Heart Center Green Valley...


Upcoming Events

Apr
01
POSTPONED- Discover BIO5 Open House
Other Event

POSTPONEMENT Given the unknown variables, potential health implications, and public concerns related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19), we have decided... read more...


Apr
24
CANCELLED: MedCat Night at Hi Corbett Field - Arizona Baseball vs ASU
Other Event

Join prospective and current students, faculty and alums of the UA College of Medicine - Tucson for a night at the ballpark with Arizona Baseball.... read more...


Apr
29
POSTPONED: Research Day

This event has been postponed. The College of Medicine – Tucson Dean's Office will announce a new date at a later time. April 29, 2020 7AM - 5PM... read more...


May
13 to 05
Free After-work Program to Prevent Diabetes for UA/Banner Staff & Family Starting May 13!
Workshop or Class

Join a new Diabetes Prevention Program group starting now! The nationally-certified DPP (Diabetes Prevention Program) is a best-practice program for... read more...