A traveling banner exhibition by the National Library of Medicine, free and open to the public, tells Washington’s story in the light of illness and the practice of medicine, which during his time was transitioning from a traditional healer craft to a profession.
The Southwest Environmental Health Sciences Center (SWEHSC) at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy will host the 2015 joint meeting of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) core center directors and training grant directors April 13-16 at the Marriott University Park in Tucson.
Triomi, a mobile electrocardiogram (EKG) system, developed by UA Emergency Medicine resident Sean Murphy, MD, and his best friend from college, was one of 10 innovative startup companies chosen from across the country that focuses on mobile health.
During a skit that spoofed “The Oscars,” UA College of Medicine – Tucson Class of 2015 students opened Match Day envelopes that revealed where they will go for residency training: 43 graduates – more than one-third of the class – will pursue primary care, the most critical shortage Arizona faces.
The Indian Health Service grant will fund the `Arizona Indians into Medicine’ program at AHSC to recruit, support and encourage American Indians and Alaska Native students to enter and succeed in the health sciences professions.