• College of Medicine – Tucson Recognizes Best in Teaching and Mentoring

    Faculty members were recognized for their outstanding dedication to medical education during the College of Medicine – Tucson’s 39th Annual Faculty Teaching Awards Ceremony.
  • UA Psychologist to Lead New Core Effort of Arizona Alzheimer's Disease Center

    As this public health crisis escalates, researchers are working fervently to better understand the disease and who is most at risk for developing it, as well as to find ways to detect it earlier and to slow or halt its progress.
  • UA Pharmacologists Seek to Prevent Opioid Tolerance, Addiction

    A $1.7 million federal grant will help researchers striving to put an end to opioid tolerance — a phenomenon that often leads to opioid dependence, abuse and addiction.

College of Medicine – Tucson Recognizes Best in Teaching and Mentoring

Faculty members were recognized for their outstanding dedication to medical education during the College of Medicine – Tucson’s 39th Annual Faculty Teaching Awards Ceremony.

UA Psychologist to Lead New Core Effort of Arizona Alzheimer's Disease Center

As this public health crisis escalates, researchers are working fervently to better understand the disease and who is most at risk for developing it, as well as to find ways to detect it earlier and to slow or halt its progress.

UA Pharmacologists Seek to Prevent Opioid Tolerance, Addiction

A $1.7 million federal grant will help researchers striving to put an end to opioid tolerance — a phenomenon that often leads to opioid dependence, abuse and addiction.

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College News

New UA/Banner Health Valley Fever Clinical Guidelines to Help Avoid Delays in Diagnosis

Banner Health has launched new clinical practice protocols developed with input from the University of Arizona Valley Fever Center for Excellence to help physicians more quickly diagnose and treat patients with Valley fever infections.


UA to Support Smokers on their Journey to Quit

The University of Arizona Cancer Center is building a robust tobacco-cessation program to provide support to tobacco users hoping to quit.


UA Sonoran Center for Excellence in Disabilities Welcomes New Director, Wendy Parent-Johnson, PhD

Dr. Parent-Johnson will lead the UA Sonoran Center, which focuses on the issues of health, wellness, employment and community inclusion for adults with developmental and other disabilities, across the life span.


UA Researchers Study Link Between Menstrual Cycle and Quitting Smoking

Researchers at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health and the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson received a $347,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health to study how the menstrual cycle impacts quit efforts in women of reproductive age who smoke.


Upcoming Events

Nov
15
Quantitative Susceptibility Mapping (QSM): Physics, Algorithm and Applications
Grand Rounds

Title: Quantitative Susceptibility Mapping (QSM): Physics, Algorithm and Applications Speaker: Yi Wang, PhD The Department of Medical Imaging is... read more...


Nov
15
UAHS LGBTQ+ Student Mixer - UAHS LGBTQ+ Interest Group 2018-19 Series
Dinner

Presented by the UAHS LGBTQ+ Interest Group Join us in celebrating LGBTQ+ Pride at the UA Health Sciences. Meet members of our UAHS LGBTQ+ Interest... read more...


Nov
16
Rheumatology/Radiology Grand Rounds
Grand Rounds

Rheumatology Radiology Conference 7:30-8:30 a.m. in Room 8305 followed by Rheumatology Grand Rounds from 9:00-10:00 a.m. in Room 8403 Presenter: ... read more...


Nov
16
College of Medicine – Tucson | Founders Day Lecture
Lecture or Seminar

Join us for the College of Medicine - Tucson's Founders Day Honoring Todd W. Vanderah, PhD Dr. Vanderah is Chairman and Professor of Pharmacology,... read more...