• 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

Celebrating 50 years

Celebrating 50 years of innovation

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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 Physician-Scientist Awarded Grant to Develop First Diagnostic Test for Schizophrenia

Amelia Gallitano, MD, PhD, studies genetic pathways and their response to the environment, hoping to improve treatments for mental illness.


“Aging and Our Immunity” Theme of UA Arthritis Center’s 16th Annual Living Healthy With Arthritis Conference, Jan. 27

World-renowned aging and the immune system researcher Dr. Janko Nikolich-Žugich will deliver the keynote address. The conference addresses health and services that help improve daily life for those living with arthritis—and those who care for them.


UA Sarver Heart Center and The Heart Series Present: ‘Tools You Can Use to Prevent Heart Attack and Stroke’ - Jan. 13 in Oro Valley

Join UA Sarver Heart Center faculty member Charles Katzenberg, MD, who will discuss specific actions to prevent heart disease and stroke during this free community lecture.


Upcoming Events

Jan
19
Sarver Heart Center Grand Rounds: Common Molecular Mechanisms of Alzheimer's and Cardiovascular Disease
Grand Rounds

Joachim Herz, MD, professor, molecular genetics, neurology and neurotherapeutics, UT Southwestern, Dallas, presents "Common Molecular Mechanisms of... read more...


Jan
19
IMB Research Seminar Dr. Elizabeth Mellins
Lecture or Seminar

“MHC Class II antigen presentation in health and disease”   Elizabeth Mellins, MD Professor—Med Center Line Pediatrics—Human Gene Therapy Standford


Jan
22
UA Renal Conference
Lecture or Seminar

UA Renal Conference TOPIC: Contrast Induced Nephropathy SPEAKER: Dr. Chip Brosius


Jan
23
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Didactic Series
Conference or Symposium

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Didactic Series SPEAKER: Mark Wheeler, MD, Professor, of Medicine; Division Chief, Pediatric Endocrinology... read more...