New One-Click Access to Cutting-Edge Clinical Trials Now Available at the Arizona Health Sciences Center

Connecting your family to cutting-edge research through enrollment in clinical trials just got easier, thanks to a new website that makes it easy to find and potentially enroll in current health-related studies at the Arizona Health Sciences Center.

10th Annual ‘Donor Family Tribute’ Ceremony to Celebrate Donate Life Month with Special Ben’s Bells Presentation

On Saturday, March 28, 3 to 5 p.m., in Kiewit Auditorium in the University of Arizona Cancer Center, the Banner – University Medical Center Tucson campus will hold its annual Donor Family Tribute to honor Arizona donors and their families for saving and healing lives through organ and tissue donation.

UA Arthritis Center and UA Athletics Team Up For 2015 Desert Diamond Bear Down Luncheon, April 16

UA Vice President for Athletics Greg Byrne and UA head football Coach Rich Rodriguez will be guest speakers at the event, which benefits research to identify the causes, improve the diagnosis and treatment and find cures for the more than 100 forms of arthritis.

AHSC Launches `BLAISER’ to Enhance Biomedical Research Training Opportunities for Underrepresented Students

A new 10-week undergraduate program experience is designed to develop a health profession research workforce reflective of Arizona’s culturally diverse communities.

Nobel Recipients to Celebrate UA Brain Science

Ties to University's faculty will bring internationally renowned brain scholars to campus this week for a public forum and a scientific workshop.

New One-Click Access to Cutting-Edge Clinical Trials Now Available at the Arizona Health Sciences Center

Connecting your family to cutting-edge research through enrollment in clinical trials just got easier, thanks to a new website that makes it easy to find and potentially enroll in current health-related studies at the Arizona Health Sciences Center.

10th Annual ‘Donor Family Tribute’ Ceremony to Celebrate Donate Life Month with Special Ben’s Bells Presentation

On Saturday, March 28, 3 to 5 p.m., in Kiewit Auditorium in the University of Arizona Cancer Center, the Banner – University Medical Center Tucson campus will hold its annual Donor Family Tribute to honor Arizona donors and their families for saving and healing lives through organ and tissue donation.

UA Arthritis Center and UA Athletics Team Up For 2015 Desert Diamond Bear Down Luncheon, April 16

UA Vice President for Athletics Greg Byrne and UA head football Coach Rich Rodriguez will be guest speakers at the event, which benefits research to identify the causes, improve the diagnosis and treatment and find cures for the more than 100 forms of arthritis.

AHSC Launches `BLAISER’ to Enhance Biomedical Research Training Opportunities for Underrepresented Students

A new 10-week undergraduate program experience is designed to develop a health profession research workforce reflective of Arizona’s culturally diverse communities.

Nobel Recipients to Celebrate UA Brain Science

Ties to University's faculty will bring internationally renowned brain scholars to campus this week for a public forum and a scientific workshop.

Spotlight

On January 15th, the Arizona Health Sciences Center submitted its application to join the prestegious national Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) network. Learn more »

» Visit the AZiCATS site

The University of Arizona seeks to hire an accomplished scientist and leader in translational neuroscience to direct the creation of a new Center for Innovation in Brain Science.

Message from the UA Senior Vice President for Health Sciences

Banner Affiliation Introduces New Era for UA Academic Health Sciences Center

After well over a year of complex but highly productive discussions and negotiations, the University of Arizona and Banner Health last week finalized the terms of a 30-year academic affiliation agreement. After obtaining Arizona Board of Regents approval last Wednesday, late last Friday evening brought negotiations to a close with each party signing the final “Definitive Agreement.”

As we eagerly anticipate the realization of the numerous opportunities expected through this momentous partnership, it is worth reflecting back to December 2013 and the beginning of the three-party affiliation/merger discussions among the UA, UAHN and Banner.

AHSC Advisory Councils

Advisory Councils Support Four Areas of AHSC Research Excellence

The Arizona Health Sciences Center leadership has identified four “areas of excellence” and is forming campus-wide advisory councils to advance AHSC’s strategic position in these four research domains.

The four theme-based areas of excellence are:

 

 

 

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