News Archives - Faculty Spotlights

Q&A with Physiology Assistant Professor Paulo Pires, MD
Mar 4 2020

Paulo W. Pires, PhD, joined the Department of Physiology in 2019. He received his PhD from Michigan State University and came to the UArizona from the Department of Pharmacology at the University of Nevada School of Medicine in Reno.

Juliana Lessa Sacoman, PhD
Feb 19 2020

From personal inspiration to pursue biomedical scientific research, to the transition into becoming a full-time educator, Juliana Lessa Sacoman, PhD, understands the value in making the most of opportunities.

Faculty and Alum Dr. Allyson Roof
Oct 3 2019

As a University of Arizona alum and Physiology faculty member, Dr. Allyson Roof is a Wildcat through and through!

Erika Eggers, PhD: All Eyes on Research
Aug 23 2019

Erika Eggers, PhD, associate professor of physiology and biomedical engineering, and member of the BIO5 Institute, is studying the changes that occur in retinal cells during the process of light adaptation in the retina.

Different Approach to Understanding Brain and Blood Flow
Apr 4 2019

The combination of math and physiology research could help people avoid stroke. Listen to the radio interviews with physiology professor Tim Secomb on Arizona Science an on Arizona Public Media.