On February 14, the Sarver Heart Center joined forces with the American Red Cross of Southern Arizona and other local organizations to host the Sarver Heart Day of Giving in the spirit of Valentine’s Day.
The Sarver Heart Center gained nine new members, including notable physicians and researchers, in 2023. Read more about each new member’s contributions to cardiovascular science and medicine below.
On a sunny Saturday, Oct. 14, 2023, the University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center at the UArizona College of Medicine – Tucson held its inaugural Heart Failure Symposium—the first iteration of what is now an annual event.
The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson Division of Cardiology faculty and fellows selected two resident physicians to receive the Charles W. Hall Jr. and Virginia C. Hall Memorial Endowment Award for Outstanding House Officer in the Cardiac Care Unit.
The University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center awarded three University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson medical school graduates the 2023 Zenas B. Noon Award for Excellence in Cardiology, an award established by the family of Dr. Noon, a surgeon born in Nogales, AZ who served that community for more than three decades.
Iniya Rajendran, MD, cardiology fellow at the University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center was selected to receive the Mark J. Friedman, MD, Outstanding Fellow Award.
Dr. Tobias Jakobi hopes to find ways for physicians to identify and treat heart diseases sooner
Curiosity guides the Regents Professor to bridge medicine, engineering and now the law to address unmet needs in research and mentorship.
Fiona Wong, a predoctoral trainee at the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson, recently received a predoctoral fellowship from the American Heart Association (AHA).
More than a dozen researchers with the Sarver Heart Center, including five investigator award recipients, participated in the 2023 University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson Research Day held on March 29, 2023. The daylong event gathers basic scientists, clinicians, and learners to encourage transdisciplinary collaborations in the college, a value of the Sarver Heart Center.