Apr 27, 2015

Jeffrey R. Lisse, MD, professor of medicine and medical director of the University of Arizona Arthritis Center’s Osteoporosis Program, has been named medical director of the Arizona Telemedicine Program (ATP).

Apr 24, 2015

Dr. Carmona will present A Surgeon General’s Perspective on Global Public Health Threats and Exceptional Opportunities.

Apr 21, 2015

The Arizona Smokers’ HelpLine (ASHLine) at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, has been helping people quit tobacco since 1995. Events during Phoenix Kicks Butts week are designed to encourage smokers to quit and lead healthier lives.
NOTE: Through April 26, Monday – Friday, 1 – 10 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. in Thurber Hall, Booth T236

Apr 20, 2015

Banner - University Medical Centers Phoenix and Tucson Recognized
Free screening of the documentary featuring the world’s leading experts in mind/body medicine and remarkable true stories of recovery. Moderated by Dr. C. Kent Kwoh, director, UA Arthritis Center, and Dr. Esther M. Sternberg, research director and professor, UA Center for Integrative Medicine.

Apr 15, 2015

Myra Muramoto, MD, MPH, FAAFP, a nationally regarded scholar and educator, has been appointed head of the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, effective March 30.

Apr 14, 2015

Researchers at the UA Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health find that dog ownership increases the likelihood of physical activity in older women, particularly among women living alone.
The donation from Dr. Ram Krishna and his wife, Meera, will help with the construction of an outpatient facility at the center, scheduled to open in September on the Phoenix Biomedical Campus.

Apr 10, 2015

Three outstanding faculty and staff members at the Arizona Health Sciences Center are being recognized for their contributions in developing an inclusive and diverse campus community. Francisco Moreno, MD, Nicolette Teufel-Shone, PhD, and Cazandra Zaragoza, MPH will be honored during a reception with President Ann Weaver Hart on April 14.