Mar 2, 2015

The technology enables University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center electrophysiology cardiologists to more precisely treat atrial fibrillation, the most common heart-rhythm abnormality, affecting 2 to 3 million people in the United States.
Robert C. Harland, MD, has joined the University of Arizona Department of Surgery Division of Abdominal Transplantation as professor, vice chair of academic affairs and surgical director of solid organ transplantation at Banner – University Medical Center Tucson.

Feb 27, 2015

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has named the University of Arizona Health Network one of 55 Ebola Treatment Centers in the United States. The Maricopa Integrated Health System in Phoenix also was named.

Feb 26, 2015

The UA interdisciplinary research and clinical care program joins 20 other U.S. academic institutions with specific expertise in treating pulmonary fibrosis (PF), a group of lung disorders that occur when lung tissue becomes damaged and scarred.
On March 9, more than 60 students in the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) online program at the University of Arizona College of Nursing will participate in the college’s first White Coat Ceremony.

Feb 25, 2015

Dr. Willett will present the James E. Dalen Distinguished Lecture for Health Policy on the topic of diet and health and the potential for disease prevention on Friday, March 6, from 5 to 6 p.m. in DuVal Auditorium at the University of Arizona Medical Center.
In celebration of Tucson Rodeo Week, clowns from the Tucson Rodeo will entertain patients at Diamond Children’s on Wednesday, Feb. 25, at 2 p.m., in the Diamond Children’s lobby.

Feb 23, 2015

Hospital Receives Blue Distinction Center® Designation for Delivering Quality Transplant Care

Feb 20, 2015

The University of Arizona Medical Center’s adult diabetes education program, based in the Abrams Public Health Center adjacent to UAMC - South Campus, recently received recognition by the Education Recognition Program (ERP) of the American Diabetes Association.

Feb 17, 2015

Free lecture, open to the public, providing an inside look into the latest advances in prevention and treatment of the most common form of arthritis, by Dr. C. Kent Kwoh, director, University of Arizona Arthritis Center.