• Banner - University Medicine North $100 Million Outpatient Campus Opens Dec. 28

  • College of Medicine – Tucson: Past, Present, Future

  • UA Health Sciences Innovation Building ‘Topping Off’ Ceremony Nov. 17: Futuristic Facility Promotes Team-Based Health Professions Education

Banner - University Medicine North $100 Million Outpatient Campus Opens Dec. 28

College of Medicine – Tucson: Past, Present, Future

UA Health Sciences Innovation Building ‘Topping Off’ Ceremony Nov. 17: Futuristic Facility Promotes Team-Based Health Professions Education

 

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Welcome from the Dean

The UA College of Medicine – Tucson is transforming academic medicine through innovative undergraduate medical education and post graduate training programs; strategic interdisciplinary, trans-institutional research; collaboration on health care delivery with Banner Health; and building a strong, diverse and engaged faculty. 2016 was a record year by all accounts, and we’re continuing that trajectory of growth and success into 2017 and beyond!

Charles B. Cairns, MD
Dean, College of Medicine – Tucson
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College News

UA Experts: Valley Fever Cases See Major Spike in November; New Rapid Assay Test Should Help Reduce Diagnosis Delays

An uptick in reported cases of Valley fever indicates a likely sharp increase in infections next year. At the same time, federal clearance for a rapid assay test developed with assistance from the University of Arizona should help reduce delays in diagnosing the respiratory fungal disease caused by spores found in area soils.


'The Science of Consciousness' Conference | April 2-7, 2018

Held annually since 1994, the conference is hosted by the Center for Consciousness Studies at the University of Arizona, and alternates yearly between Tucson, Arizona and various locations around the world.


Manon L. O’Connor Joins UA College of Medicine – Tucson As Senior Director of Development

Development professional adds extensive experience to UA Health Sciences’ fundraising team.


UA Researcher Receives NIH Grant to Discover Novel Antidepressants

Dr. Deveroux Ferguson awarded $2.3 million grant from National Institutes of Health for research to design new generation of therapeutics.


Upcoming Events

Dec
19
AzCRH Webinar Series: 'HIV Testing and Prevention'
Lecture or Seminar

AzCRH Webinar: HIV Testing and Prevention — How Arizona Health Workers Can Help End the Epidemic Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017 | Noon-1:00 p.m. MST (... read more...


Dec
19
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Didactic Series
Conference or Symposium

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Didactic Series SPEAKER: Zeina Ali, MD, Endocrinology Fellow TOPIC:  Journal Club "Sex Steroids and... read more...


Dec
22
Rheumatology/Radiology Grand Rounds
Grand Rounds

Rheumatology Radiology Conference 7:30-8:30 a.m. followed by Rheumatology Grand Rounds from 9:00-10:00 a.m. SPEAKER:  Edwin Aquino, MD TOPIC:  ... read more...


Jan
02
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Didactic Series
Conference or Symposium

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Didactic Series SPEAKER: Laila Abu Zaid, MD. Endocrinology Felolow TOPIC:  Case Presentation "The 3 P’s- A... read more...