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The Sarver Heart Center

Message from the Interim Director

A search is underway to find a new Director of the Sarver Heart Center and Chief of Cardiology.

Heart News

Investigator Award recipient receives Postdoctoral Scholar Award


Erik Blackwood, PhD, Sarver Heart Center 2021-2022 investigator award recipient and research assistant professor in the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix, received the 2022 Outstanding Postdoctoral Scholar Award from the University of Arizona.

Sarver Heart Center Minority Outreach Program Donates Blood Pressure Monitor to Baptist Church


A donation by the Sarver Heart Center Minority Outreach Program and the American Heart Association provides the congregation at Rising Star Baptist Church, a predominantly African American church located in South Tucson, free access to measure their blood pressure at any time they are at the church.

Sarver Heart Center Lecture Series Returns to Green Valley


The University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center’s annual Green Valley Lecture Series will return Feb. 16 and March 16 with two lectures focused on heart beats.