Dr. Gregorio named Vice Dean for Innovation and Development for UA College of Medicine – Tucson


Carol Gregorio, PhD, has been appointed vice dean for innovation and development in the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson (COM-T), effective May 9.

Women with Heart Disease Often Don’t Realize It


Research shows that women and health-care professionals both have difficulty recognizing symptoms of heart disease in women, which can lead to delayed treatment and incorrect diagnoses, says University of Arizona nursing professor Anne Rosenfeld.

Dr. Marvin "Marv" J. Slepian has significant experience in converting concept to reality.


Slepian is known for many things around the UA campus

How the Gut Microbiome May be Key in Post-Surgery Organ Failure after Heart Surgery in Children


Although pediatric heart surgery techniques have improved over the years, children with CHD often have a high rate of organ failure after surgery. This study will explore the role of the gut in determining post-operative outcomes after repair of congenital heart defects in infants and children.

UA Sarver Heart Center Minority Outreach Health Advocate Wanda Moore Says Knowledge is Power in Regard to Heart Disease


April is National Minority Health Month and the UA Sarver Heart Center Community Coalition for Heart Health Education, a minority outreach program, works year-round to raise awareness of heart health disparities.

We’re Taking Red Steps to Rise above Heart Failure


April 14 is Heart Failure Society of America’s Red Steps Challenge – 6 million red steps to raise awareness of the 6 million Americans who are living with heart failure

Change of Heart - History of the Artificial Heart


University of Arizona faculty were at the forefront of artificial heart advancement.