Sep 10, 2014

Ten states have contacted the CDC for assistance in investigating clusters of the virus in Colorado, North Carolina, Georgia, Ohio, Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma and Kentucky.

Sep 9, 2014

Roster of 31 national telemedicine innovators and luminaries includes CEOs of telemedicine specialty service providers, telemedicine program and medical directors, legal experts and more.

Sep 8, 2014

Medical Residents from the El Rio Community Health Center, participated in the first Docs on Bikes event in August. Martha Monroy (wearing UA red), from the Center of Excellence in Women’s Health at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, secured the funding for this program which focuses on promoting healthy lifestyles in Southwest Tucson.
Free health screenings, health information, raffle, goody bags, more than 50 exhibitors, Spanish translators and health vendor expo.

Sep 5, 2014

Dr. Calhoun is a nationally recognized leader in minority health and health disparities research, with a special focus on breast cancer disparities.
The University Physicians Healthcare (UPH) Board of Directors voted unanimously today to adopt the recommendations of the independent panel that met last month on the UPH termination of Rainer Gruessner, MD.

Sep 4, 2014

September is National Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month.
University of Arizona Medical Center announced today it will discontinue its home health services in the next 30 days.
Building on the University of Arizona tradition of research excellence and the commitment of Joe G.N. “Skip” Garcia, MD, and the Arizona Health Sciences Center senior leadership team to nurture and expand the pipeline of clinician-scientists, Kenneth S. Ramos, MD, PhD, will serve as the new MD-PhD program director at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson.
Presented by the Arizona Health Sciences Library, the event is a forum for the UA campus community to showcase research in women’s health and/or sex and gender differences and to expand cross-campus research collaborations.