Alumni

  • ‘Battling the Opioid Epidemic: UA Experts see the Light Through Groundbreaking Research’ Subject of UA Arthritis Center Lecture, May 2

  • Future Physicians Celebrate Match Day at UA College of Medicine – Tucson

  • Free Tours of New Banner - UMC Tower

‘Battling the Opioid Epidemic: UA Experts see the Light Through Groundbreaking Research’ Subject of UA Arthritis Center Lecture, May 2

Future Physicians Celebrate Match Day at UA College of Medicine – Tucson

Free Tours of New Banner - UMC Tower

Alumni

Message from the Board of Directors

It is with great enthusiasm and excitement that I am serving as president of the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson Alumni Board. Throughout my thirty-some years of medical practice, I have often reflected, with great appreciation, upon the education I received from the College of Medicine – an education that provided me with the strongest possible foundation for the successful and fulfilling career in medicine that I still enjoy today.

Warm regards,
Elaine Drobny, MD
Alumni Board President

Alumni News

Allan Hamilton, MD, Named Regents' Professor

Five University of Arizona faculty members — David Breshears, Dr. Allan Hamilton, Barbara Mills, Steven Schwartz and Robert A. Williams Jr. — have been named Regents' Professors by the Arizona Board of Regents. The title of Regents' Professor serves as recognition of the highest academic merit and is an honor reserved for faculty members whose...


UA Appoints Dr. Michael D. Dake as Senior VP for Health Sciences

TUCSON, Ariz. — Dr. Michael D. Dake, an internationally recognized physician-scientist, health educator and innovative medical researcher, has been appointed senior vice president for health sciences at the University of Arizona. Dake, who also will hold an appointment as a professor of radiology, will assume his new duties on June 4.  "I am...


Medical Student Reflects on White Coat Ceremony

On National Doctors Day, Sandra Vazquez Salas, a member of the Class of 2021, reflects on the impact of last year’s White Coat campaign. “The White Coat Ceremony was an event I’ll never forget,” says the first-year MedCat. Receiving her first white coat and stethoscope left a deep, lasting impression. “It made me truly realize I was a medical...


Upcoming Events

May
02
Battling the Opioid Epidemic: UA Experts See the Light through Groundbreaking Research
Lecture or Seminar

About the Lecture: According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), opioid addiction in the United States has reached epidemic... read more...


May
10
Class of 2018 Convocation

Are you ready to graduate?When: Ceremony: Thursday, May 10, 2018 from 7:00 - 9:00 PM  Rehearsal: Thursday, May 10, 2018 from 8:00 - 9:30amWhere:... read more...


Jul
27
White Coat Ceremony

Congratulations and Welcome Class of 2022!What: Class of 2022 White Coat CeremonyWhen: Friday, July 27, 2018 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.Where: Centennial... read more...