Arizona Health Sciences Center Students Practice Use of Telemedicine in a Rural Setting

Interprofessional simulation involving nursing, medicine and pharmacy students was funded by the Advanced Nursing Education Grant, awarded to the University of Arizona College of Nursing.

Unique Professor-Student Collaboration Brings Public Awareness to Often Silent, Yet Potentially Devastating Virus

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that 1 in every 150 children is born with congenital CMV. The U.S. Senate has designated the month of June as "National Cytomegalovirus Awareness Month."

UA Department of Surgery Recruits Dr. Taylor Riall as Chief of General Surgery/Surgical Oncology

Taylor S. Riall, MD, PhD, a surgical oncologist specializing in pancreaticobiliary disease (complex disorders of the pancreas and bile ducts) has been named chief of the Division of General Surgery/Surgical Oncology in the University of Arizona Department of Surgery.

UA College of Pharmacy Researchers Link Liver Disease and Drug Metabolism

Researchers at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy have discovered that nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), an increasingly common but often undiagnosed liver disease, could have significant medical implications for people with type 2 diabetes.

Summer Shines the Light on Diversity Programs At the Arizona Health Sciences Center

To address the critical lack of diversity in the health-care workforce in Arizona and the nation, the Arizona Health Sciences Center, with programs in Tucson and Phoenix, is working to recruit, educate and train tomorrow’s health-care leaders.

Arizona Health Sciences Center Students Practice Use of Telemedicine in a Rural Setting

Interprofessional simulation involving nursing, medicine and pharmacy students was funded by the Advanced Nursing Education Grant, awarded to the University of Arizona College of Nursing.

Unique Professor-Student Collaboration Brings Public Awareness to Often Silent, Yet Potentially Devastating Virus

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that 1 in every 150 children is born with congenital CMV. The U.S. Senate has designated the month of June as "National Cytomegalovirus Awareness Month."

UA Department of Surgery Recruits Dr. Taylor Riall as Chief of General Surgery/Surgical Oncology

Taylor S. Riall, MD, PhD, a surgical oncologist specializing in pancreaticobiliary disease (complex disorders of the pancreas and bile ducts) has been named chief of the Division of General Surgery/Surgical Oncology in the University of Arizona Department of Surgery.

UA College of Pharmacy Researchers Link Liver Disease and Drug Metabolism

Researchers at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy have discovered that nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), an increasingly common but often undiagnosed liver disease, could have significant medical implications for people with type 2 diabetes.

Summer Shines the Light on Diversity Programs At the Arizona Health Sciences Center

To address the critical lack of diversity in the health-care workforce in Arizona and the nation, the Arizona Health Sciences Center, with programs in Tucson and Phoenix, is working to recruit, educate and train tomorrow’s health-care leaders.

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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