Hall Award Honors Outstanding Residents in Cardiac Care Unit


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 Honors Outstanding Medical Students in 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.

Hyperinvasive Approach May Boost Cardiac Arrest Survival


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.

Living Healthy With Arthritis Conference To Focus On Mental Health and Resiliency


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.

College of Medicine – Tucson Hosts Virtual Research Day


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.

Minority Outreach Leaders Serve Community throughout COVID-19 Times


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.

Primary Care Physician Scholarship Program Expands


The full-tuition program aims to improve Arizonans’ health and reduce medical student debt by addressing a dire need for qualified medical professionals.

Humberto and Czarina Lopez Establish Two Endowed Chairs at UArizona


The $3.5 million gift supports heart disease research and business education.

Sarver Heart Center Brian Bateman Superb Service Award Recipient - Art Padilla


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.

Sarver Heart Center Investigator Awards Possible with Donor Support


“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.