Sarver Heart Center Members Participate in College of Medicine – Tucson Research Day


Six scientists representing the Sarver Heart Center (SHC) presented at the 2022 University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson Research Day. The daylong event targets basic scientists, clinicians, and learners to spur transdisciplinary collaboration in COM-T.

Data Shows Heart Issues in Children Uncommon after COVID-19


Two years into the COVID-19 pandemic, the American Heart Association has published a scientific statement on the low risk for children and young adults to develop heart issues after infection. While more research is needed, the AHA states it’s uncommon for children and young adults to develop severe acute respiratory syndrome and multisystem inflammatory syndrome. When this does happen, it is typically treatable.

P-MAP Cheers Alumni, Expanding Physician Pipeline


Ceremony will honor alumni completing residencies, students receiving medical degrees and students who are preparing to enter medical school in July.

Dr. Williams Steps Up to the Plate in Sports Cardiology


Dr. Williams partners with the sports medicine program at the UArizona and serves as a specialist for high-level amateur athletes. “The paring of the sports medicine program with cardiology is exciting and new for UA,” Williams said.

Future Doctors Celebrate Match Day


Fourth-year University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson students learned where they’ll launch their careers as new residents.

March Proclaimed as “Arizonans in Health Research Month”


Arizona leads the nation in enrolling participants in the National Institutes of Health’s All of Us Research Program.

Future Physicians to Begin Next Chapter on Match Day


More than 110 College of Medicine – Tucson medical students will simultaneously open envelopes revealing where they will complete their residency training.

Dr. Corban Sheds Light on SCAD


University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center Assistant Professor of Medicine Michel Corban, MD sat down with KOLD News 13 for an interview on SCAD.

White Coat Ceremony Recognizes Class of 2024 Students


College of Medicine – Tucson Class of 2024 medical students will receive their white coats on Feb. 25.

Vagus Nerve Stimulation Study for Heart Failure Patients Underway


A clinical trial is underway to study whether stimulation of the vagus nerve improves heart function in patients diagnosed with heart failure. Elizabeth Juneman, MD, associate professor of medicine and medical director of the Advanced Heart Disease Program, is the principal investigator at the Tucson site for the study called, “Autonomic Regulation Therapy to Enhance Myocardial Function and Reduce Progression of Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction” (ANTHEM-HFrEF).