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Latest News

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.
A University of Arizona Health Sciences research team led by Dr. Frank Porreca points to prolactin, a neurohormone related to lactation, as the underlying reason women experience more pain than men, and even more so when taking opioids. Their paper on the discovery was featured on the cover of Science Translational Medicine.
Meet the recipients of the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson Primary Care Physician Student Scholarship
Whether for a home office or general living space, the way you lay out your physical environment at home can reduce stress and create calm, say researchers from the University of Arizona.


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Upcoming Events


Dr. Richard B. Stein Chief Resident - General Surgery Residency Program Department of Surgery University of Arizona "Chief's Talk - Herniology...


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


Dr. K. Tinsley Anderson Chief Resident - General Surgery Residency Program Department of Surgery University of Arizona "Chief's Talk - Minding Our...

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Dear students and post-docs, We are looking for volunteers to participate in our 2nd Annual National DNA Day Outreach Event in Tucson, Arizona!...


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


Dr. Felipe Maegawa General Surgery Specialist Surgical Care Line Southern Arizona VA Healthcare System Tucson, AZ "Cost-Effectiveness Analysis in...


Join the American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA) and MedPride for a film screening and discussion about the empowering aspect of access to...


SAVE the Date! First of two 2020 General Faculty Meetings for College of Medicine - Tucson Wednesday, May 6th, 2020, 4:30 - 5:30 pm ZOOM Meeting...

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