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UA Sarver Heart Center Cardiologists Emphasize Basics As Best For Heart Health

05/04/2015

If one point emerged from recent heart-health education programs at the University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, it’s that the basics are often best for your heart.


Learn CCO-CPR, Help UA Sarver Heart Center Launch a Clinical Research Study at the Pima County Fair

04/21/2015

NOTE: Through April 26, Monday – Friday, 1 – 10 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. in Thurber Hall, Booth T236


The history of UA’s powerful women

03/30/2015

Dr. Nancy Sweitzer, director of Sarver Heart Center, professor of medicine and chief of the Division of Cardiology at the UA College of Medicine — Tucson, has made impactful strides in the field of medicine as well as the empowerment of women.


Perseverance Key to UA Cardiologist's Long Medical Research Career

03/26/2015

When asked what makes him different from his colleagues, Dr. Frank I. Marcus says with a smile, "Stubbornness and self-confidence, a combination of those two. Everyone encounters adverse blockages in their career, and when I've encountered these, I've said I am going to continue."


UA Cardiothoracic Surgeon Dr. Zain Khalpey Receives Prestigious Fulbright Award

03/25/2015

As a Fulbright Scholar, Dr. Khalpey will continue his collaborative research with Poland’s Ryszard T. Smolenski, MD, PhD, at the Medical University of Gdańsk, studying adult stem cell therapy to repair damaged hearts.


Gootter Foundation reaches milestone

03/04/2015

Gootter Foundation raised more than $2.5 million for research into sudden cardiac death syndrome


Dr. Juneman Joins UA Sarver Heart Center Faculty

03/03/2015

Elizabeth Juneman, MD, has joined the University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center as an associate professor of medicine in the Division of Cardiology at the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson, and director of outpatient cardiology.


New 3-D Mapping System Helps UA Cardiologists Improve Targeted Treatment for Arrhythmia Patients

03/02/2015

The technology enables University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center electrophysiology cardiologists to more precisely treat atrial fibrillation, the most common heart-rhythm abnormality, affecting 2 to 3 million people in the United States.


Longtime Cardiologist Dr. Frank I. Marcus to Present ‘Quit Digging Your Grave with a Knife and Fork,’ March 3 in Tucson, March 4 in Phoenix

02/17/2015

Free and open to the public, the presentation is part of the Donald K. Buffmire Visiting Lectureship in Medicine series is sponsored by the Flinn Foundation.


Five Ways to Reduce Heart Attack Risk by 80 Percent

02/12/2015

If you could do five things to reduce your heart-attack risk by 80 percent, would you take a step to start on this path?


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