• UA Researchers Lead Study to Encourage Children With Asthma to Use their Inhalers

    UA researchers are studying if the combination of dispensing asthma inhalers (corticosteroids) in the emergency department and supervising their use in elementary schools will increase the medication’s use among children with asthma and decrease emergency department visits.
  • UA Researchers Developing 15-Minute MRI

    UA engineers are using a $2.1 million grant to improve scanning technologies for challenging patient populations.
  • UA Chemical Biologists Unearth Cause of a Rare Brain Disorder

    In pontocerebellar hypoplasia type 1b, two key biological structures are blocked from binding to one another — which ultimately stunts critical brain growth.

UA Researchers Lead Study to Encourage Children With Asthma to Use their Inhalers

UA researchers are studying if the combination of dispensing asthma inhalers (corticosteroids) in the emergency department and supervising their use in elementary schools will increase the medication’s use among children with asthma and decrease emergency department visits.

UA Researchers Developing 15-Minute MRI

UA engineers are using a $2.1 million grant to improve scanning technologies for challenging patient populations.

UA Chemical Biologists Unearth Cause of a Rare Brain Disorder

In pontocerebellar hypoplasia type 1b, two key biological structures are blocked from binding to one another — which ultimately stunts critical brain growth.

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The UA College of Medicine – Tucson is transforming academic medicine through innovative undergraduate medical education and post-graduate training programs; strategic, interdisciplinary trans-institutional research; collaborative health care delivery; and a strong, diverse and engaged faculty. 

College News

‘The Power of Precision Medicine’ Theme of Living Healthy With Arthritis Conference, Feb. 16

Accomplished physician-scientist and transformational leader Dr. Kenneth Ramos, an expert on genetics and genomic medicine, will deliver the keynote address at the University of Arizona Arthritis Center’s 17th annual conference for those living with arthritis — and those who care for them. Registration deadline is Feb. 6.


UA Sarver Heart Center Presents: ‘Sleep to Your Heart’s Content,’ Jan. 17, in Green Valley

The 2019 free Green Valley Lecture Series begins with a focus on sleep and how it affects heart health.


Upcoming Events

Jan
22
Diversity Lecture | Leadership in Medicine: How Do we Address the Challenges of Healthcare Disparities
Lecture or Seminar

Join the College of Medicine – Tucson for its inaugural Diversity Lectureship Series featuring L.D. Britt, MD, MPH. On Tuesday, Jan. 22, Dr. Britt... read more...


Jan
22
Department of Medicine Distinguished Visiting Professor Lecture with Col. (Ret.) Ronald K. Poropatich, MD
Lecture or Seminar

Hosted by the University of Arizona Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine and the Arizona Telemedicine Program: SPEAKER:... read more...


Jan
22
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Didactic Series
Conference or Symposium

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Didactic Series CME provided by The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson Juan Galvez, MD,... read more...


Jan
22
Mixer in Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Celebration

Celebrate Diversity! Join the College of Medicine - Tucson for a mixer to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This mixer... read more...