Jun 26, 2014

Agreement to result in enhanced, long-term collaboration between Arizona-based Banner and The University of Arizona

Jun 25, 2014

Rebecca Ruiz McGill, Arizona Health Sciences Center Office of Public Affairs, 520-626-8434; 520-360-0308
Senior leaders and the UAHN Board of Directors are actively exploring new strategies to ensure that UAHN’s hospitals, health plan and medical group have a secure, sustainable foundation that elevates our ability to care for present and future patients and also supports our research and education missions.

Jun 24, 2014

Jeff Burgess, MD, MS, MPH, professor of environmental and occupational health at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, has been appointed Associate Dean for Research.
The UA's gene sequencing facility, which specializes in deciphering massive amounts of genetic code in a very short time, has obtained accreditation to expand its services to health care in addition to research.

Jun 19, 2014

Ensuring Arizona’s health-care workforce is a diverse representation of the state, the UA College of Medicine – Tucson each year hosts a health care-focused summer academic enrichment program for students who attend high school in some of the state’s most remote areas.
This is the second recognition in 12 months that the Arizona Elks Pediatric Clinic at the University of Arizona Medical Center has received for their excellent immunization rates.

Jun 18, 2014

University of Arizona and Barrow Neurological Institute neurosurgeons teamed up to perform the corrective procedure.

Jun 17, 2014

Dr. Heidi McGuigan, medical officer at the U.S. Embassy in Freetown, Liberia, provides health care to U.S. diplomats and their families and teaches the first-ever critical care course for local nurses.

Jun 12, 2014

Also appointed medical director of solid organ transplantation at the University of Arizona Medical Center.