MD/PhD Student Wins APEX Award For Publication Excellence
July 28, 2022

Congratulations to Andres Diaz: MD-PhD student Andres F.

Congratulations Maisam Jafri - Haq Family Scholarship Recipient Nominated by the College of Engineering and Department of Biomedical Engineering
July 21, 2022

Congratulations to Maisam Jafri: MD-PhD student Maisam Jafri is beginning his second year of medical school and will start his PhD program in January, when he’ll join the Gurtner Lab as a biomedica

College of Medicine – Tucson Wins NIH Grant for Medical Scientist Student Training | Health Sciences Connect
June 23, 2021

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson is creating a Medical Scientist Training Program that will support students in the MD/PhD dual-degree program thanks to a new grant from the N

Guest Column: Student Inspired by Alzheimer’s Research
December 11, 2020

Greg Branigan, a fourth-year MD/PhD student in the College of Medicine – Tucson, conducts research at the Center for Innovation in Brain Science (CIBS).

Health Sciences "I Wear a Mask..."
December 9, 2020

The UArizona Health Sciences have put together a short heartfelt video expressing their reasons for wearing a mask.

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Investigator Awards Foster Career Development Among Heart Disease Scientists
August 26, 2020

In this study, Jessika Iwanski and Mert Colpan, PhD, co-principal investigator, will decipher the molecular role of CAP2, a novel actin regulatory protein, and how it contributes to thin filament length regulation and cardiac disease.