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.

UArizona Health Sciences Faculty Elected Senior Members of National Academy of Inventors


Drs. Meredith Hay and May Khanna are being recognized by the National Academy of Inventors for their dedication to advancing research technologies.

UArizona Health Sciences Excels in Latest Blue Ridge Rankings on NIH Funding


Increases in total National Institutes of Health funding have led to higher rankings for several colleges and departments.

Media Advisory: UArizona Health Sciences Experts To Speak About Careers in Cardiology


Hosted by Arizona SciTech Institute, the free virtual event is open to middle and high school students, families, educators, and the general public.

Addressing racial/ethnic disparities in cardiovascular research


The editorial team of Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes issued a statement urging scientific journals to address racial/ethnic disparities prevalent in health science research, particularly cardiovascular trials. Dr. Khadijah Breathett is the corresponding author.

People and Programs on the Move at the UArizona College of Medicine – Tucson


Among news items: Dr. Monica Kraft wins Rotary’s Paul Harris Fellowship, and Drs. Sairam Parthasarathy and Michael Grandner sleep studies rated tops for 2020.