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"5 Deep Breathing Exercises to Try When You Really Need a Minute"
Release Date: Aug 8 2022

Dr. Fiona Bailey was featured in a Self Magazine article titled, "5 Deep Breathing Exercises to Try When You Really Need a Minute".


White Coat Ceremony Celebrates Next Generation of Physicians
Release Date: Aug 3 2022

University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson medical students received their white coats representing their future profession on July 29 at Centennial Hall.


Remembering the Legacy of Dr. William Dantzler
Release Date: Jun 27 2022

It is with profound sadness that we share the news of the sudden and unexpected death of our colleague, William Dantzler, MD, PhD, a member of the Founding Faculty of the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson. He was widely regarded as the foremost international authority on comparative renal physiology and is remembered for his warmth, wisdom and respect. His passing leaves a large void, and he is greatly missed by many in our community.


P-MAP Cheers Alumni, Expanding Physician Pipeline
Release Date: May 6 2022

Ceremony will honor alumni completing residencies, students receiving medical degrees and students who are preparing to enter medical school in July.


UArizona, OSU Announce Addiction Research Partnership
Release Date: Apr 29 2022

The partnership will advance pain and addiction research and accelerate positive health outcomes in Arizona, Oklahoma and across the country.


Future Doctors Celebrate Match Day
Release Date: Mar 21 2022

Fourth-year University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson students learned where they’ll launch their careers as new residents.


March Proclaimed as “Arizonans in Health Research Month”
Release Date: Mar 11 2022

Arizona leads the nation in enrolling participants in the National Institutes of Health’s All of Us Research Program.


Future Physicians to Begin Next Chapter on Match Day
Release Date: Mar 10 2022

More than 110 College of Medicine – Tucson medical students will simultaneously open envelopes revealing where they will complete their residency training.


White Coat Ceremony Recognizes Class of 2024 Students
Release Date: Feb 22 2022

College of Medicine – Tucson Class of 2024 medical students will receive their white coats on Feb. 25.


New Study to Focus on Causes of Cataracts
Release Date: Feb 2 2022

Researchers will use a $1.6 million National Eye Institute grant to study age-related lens cell changes that can lead to cataracts.


Nicholas Delamere Elected to AAMC Leadership Position
Release Date: Jan 25 2022

Nicholas A. Delamere, PhD, head of the Department of Physiology at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, has been elected to a leadership position in the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). Professor Delamere will serve a three-year term on the Administrative Board of the Council of Faculty and Academic Societies (CFAS).


UArizona Awarded $60 Million to Lead Precision Aging Network
Release Date: Oct 5 2021

The network, established with funding from the National Institutes of Health, has the the ultimate goal of developing more effective brain-aging treatments and interventions targeted to the individual.


Clinical Trial to Study a Breathing Exercise for Sleep Apnea
Release Date: Aug 3 2021

A new clinical trial will assess the impact of inspiratory muscle training on blood pressure in adults with obstructive sleep apnea and hypertension.


UArizona College of Medicine – Tucson’s Accelerated Pathway to Medical Education Welcomes First Class
Release Date: Jun 28 2021

The UArizona College of Medicine – Tucson has accepted six high school graduates in a new program that reduces the time to a medical degree to seven years.


NIH Grant To Fund Medical Scientist Training Program
Release Date: Jun 16 2021

The Medical Scientist Training Program is designed to train students planning careers in academic medicine or biomedical research.


Editorial: A Tribute to Charles M. “Tip” Tipton (1927-2021)
Release Date: Jun 9 2021

Professor Charles “Tip” Tipton passed away at home May 2. He was 93. Read an editorial written by Dr. Ralph Fregosi and collaborators submitted to the Journal of Applied Physiology.


New Degree to Prepare Students for Health Care Careers
Release Date: Jun 9 2021

A new Bachelor of Science in Medicine expands opportunities for students to pursue jobs in health care, where demand for trained professionals is rising.


Award Winning 2021 Physiology Graduates
Release Date: May 19 2021

Congratulations to Physiology graduates Kaylah Scharf and Emily DeStafano.


Living Healthy With Arthritis Conference To Focus On Mental Health and Resiliency
Release Date: May 12 2021

Jordan Karp, MD, an expert on mental health in the aging population, will deliver the keynote address at the Arizona Arthritis Center’s Living Healthy With Arthritis Conference.


In Memoriam: Paul C. Johnson
Release Date: Mar 24 2021

Professor Emeritus Paul C. Johnson, founding faculty member of the College of Medicine – Tucson and the first head of the Department of Physiology, died Feb. 21 at the age of 93.


Match Day Marks Next Step for Future Doctors
Release Date: Mar 20 2021

On Match Day, about 120 UArizona College of Medicine – Tucson students learned where they’ll launch their careers as new residents after graduation.


The Art of Science On Display Under the Microscope
Release Date: Mar 17 2021

Beautiful images come to life during the detailed scientific process. Meet one scientist who captures the art.


Dr. Zoe Cohen Appointed Director of COM-T Baccalaureate Programs, APME, and HEAP.
Release Date: Feb 23 2021

Zoe Cohen, PhD, has been appointed director of College of Medicine -Tucson (COM-T) Baccalaureate Programs, the Accelerated Pathway to Medical Education (APME), and the Honors College Early Assurance Program (HEAP).


UArizona Health Sciences Faculty Elected Senior Members of National Academy of Inventors
Release Date: Feb 19 2021

Drs. Meredith Hay and May Khanna are being recognized by the National Academy of Inventors for their dedication to advancing research technologies.


UArizona Health Sciences Excels in Latest Blue Ridge Rankings on NIH Funding
Release Date: Feb 17 2021

Increases in total National Institutes of Health funding have led to higher rankings for several colleges and departments.


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