Internal medicine residents, Colin Anderson, MD, and Samantha Russell, MD, selected as the Hall awardees for Outstanding House Officer in the Cardiac Care Unit.
Noon Award for Excellence in Cardiology distinguishes three recent UArizona College of Medicine - Tucson medical school graduates - Joseph Heiler, MD, Chelsea Marshall, MD, and Luis Paulino, MD.
Dr. Julia Indik, a the late-breaking clinical trials panelist at the virtual ACC2021 conference, comments on the Prague OHCA clinical trial, a “hyperinvasive” approach to treating cardiac arrest, including mechanical chest compressions during transport and extracorporeal CPR, if needed, followed by swift invasive tests and treatment.
Jordan Karp, MD, an expert on mental health in the aging population, will deliver the keynote address at the Arizona Arthritis Center’s Living Healthy With Arthritis Conference.
Data blitzes, spotlight talks and special session on diversity, equity and inclusion highlight the second annual event that is free and open to the public.
The pandemic may have changed how they work, but it never stopped these minority outreach leaders from getting reliable health information and resources to the community.
The full-tuition program aims to improve Arizonans’ health and reduce medical student debt by addressing a dire need for qualified medical professionals.
The $3.5 million gift supports heart disease research and business education.
When COVID-19 added a new layer of work to the University of Arizona custodial team, Art Padilla swept away any concerns essential campus workers had as he elevated his outstanding dedication to the health, safety and cleanliness of the Sarver Heart Center Building.
“Our generous donors ensure the Sarver Heart Center Investigator Award Program continues to thrive," said Dr. Nancy K. Sweitzer. The competitive research projects for 2020-2021 focus on advancing knowledge in the areas of heart muscle development and interventions, including cardiomyopathies, sudden cardiac arrest, congenital heart disease and stroke.