Aug 22, 2014

Exhibit of nearly 50 examples, including two- and three-dimensional illustrations, of Cantrell’s work as a scientific illustrator, animation specialist and designer with AHSC BioCommunications from 1984 until his death Dec. 17, 2013.
Committed to fostering diversity and inclusion in health care, the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson will host a free Diversity Seminar Series on Sept. 9 featuring Winston Wong, MD, MS, director of disparities improvement and quality initiatives at Kaiser Permanente and a noted expert in population health management.
Free lecture, open to the public, by UA orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Michael Dohm, who will discuss current surgical and non-surgical treatments for joint disease, the history of joint replacement surgery and outcomes, and the importance of rehabilitation and nutrition.

Aug 21, 2014

Arizona Telemedicine Program broadcasts ¡Vida!, to sites across the state; the UA Cancer Center program was recognized for demonstrating “excellence in the provision of health services” to rural and other medically underserved people.

Aug 18, 2014

A national leader on cancer health disparities and the role of genes and environment in disease, with a particular interest in prostate cancer, Dr. Kittles is a pioneer in DNA testing to trace the ancestry of African Americans.
Dr. Halpern has more than 20 years of experience in health services research and policy analysis, including evaluating patterns of medical care, quality of care, comparative effectiveness and cost-effectiveness, access to care, and disparities.

Aug 15, 2014

A new video captures the enthusiasm of the 115 new medical students at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson as they begin rigorous training to become much-needed physicians for our state and beyond.
Graduates of Integrative Health and Lifestyle Program are trained ‘to be present and mindful’ in their care of patients and beyond

Aug 14, 2014

A board-certified pediatric sports medicine physician, Dr. Mortazavi is developing the first dedicated pediatric sports medicine program in Tucson—scheduled to launch Aug. 19 at the UAHN Children’s Multi-Specialty Clinic at Wilmot.

Aug 13, 2014

The University of Arizona Medical Center was among 35 hospitals honored Aug. 7 in Phoenix by the Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS), for reducing delays in reporting newborn screening tests to the state.