Mar 31, 2015

Will Humble, MPH, longtime director of the Arizona Department of Health Services, has been appointed division director for health policy and evaluation at the Center for Population Science and Discovery at the Arizona Health Sciences Center.

Mar 30, 2015

A drug discovery research team at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy and the University of Arizona Cancer Center has identified a novel compound that potentially can be used as a molecular weapon targeting malignant melanoma cells.

Mar 27, 2015

More than 30 photographs by UA College of Medicine – Tucson students provide a glimpse of health care beyond our borders in a free exhibit, open to the public, at the AHS Library.
On Saturday, March 28, 3 to 5 p.m., in Kiewit Auditorium in the University of Arizona Cancer Center, the Banner – University Medical Center Tucson campus will hold its annual Donor Family Tribute to honor Arizona donors and their families for saving and healing lives through organ and tissue donation.
UA Vice President for Athletics Greg Byrne and UA head football Coach Rich Rodriguez will be guest speakers at the event, which benefits research to identify the causes, improve the diagnosis and treatment and find cures for the more than 100 forms of arthritis.

Mar 25, 2015

As a Fulbright Scholar, Dr. Khalpey will continue his collaborative research with Poland’s Ryszard T. Smolenski, MD, PhD, at the Medical University of Gdańsk, studying adult stem cell therapy to repair damaged hearts.
A new 10-week undergraduate program experience is designed to develop a health profession research workforce reflective of Arizona’s culturally diverse communities.

Mar 24, 2015

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.
Ties to University's faculty will bring internationally renowned brain scholars to campus this week for a public forum and a scientific workshop.