Recertification for BUMCT Pediatric ED

Sep 30, 2015

Congratulations to the physicians and staff of the Pediatric Emergency Department at Banner – University Medical Center Tucson, which recently was recertified as a Pediatric Prepared Emergency Care: Advanced Care facility by the Arizona Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. 

Tomas Nuño, PhD, Receives NIH Loan Repayment Programs Award

Sep 22, 2015

Tomas Nuño, PhD, research assistant professor in the University of Arizona Department of Emergency Medicine, received approval for his application to the prestigious National Institutes of Health (NIH) Division of Loan Repayment Programs (LRPs). 

UA Emergency Medicine Participate in EM Day of Service

Sep 10, 2015

September is Emergency Medicine Residents Association (EMRA) Emergency Medicine Month of Service

Dr. Mazda Shirazi News Interviews on Synthetic Marijuana

Aug 29, 2015

Dr. Mazda Shirazi, a UA Department of Emergency Medicine toxicologist, talks about the spike in the spike in the use of 'Spice.'

How to Use an Automated External Defibrillator

Aug 5, 2015

"How to Use an Automated External Defibrillator" published Aug. 5 in  U.S. News & World Report includes Dr. Larry DeLuca, assistant professor of emergency medicine.



Kurt Denninghoff, MD
UA Emergency Medicine Researchers Receive $2.4 million Grant to Join Federally Funded Pediatric Research Network

Aug 4, 2015

As one of only six Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network (PECARN) “nodes” nationwide, AEMRC – Tucson, the home for the newly-created Southwest Research Node Center (SW-RNC), will collaborate with multiple sites and scientists to complete research studies that improve emergency medical care for ill and injured children.

UA Department of Emergency Medicine Welcomes New Faculty Members

Jul 28, 2015

Jennifer J. Smith, MD, PharmD, assistant professor of emergency medicine and Cameron Hypes, MD, assistant professor of emergency medicine.

Annual Regional Conference Covers New Approaches to Treating Trauma

Jul 27, 2015

The 26th Annual Southwest Regional Trauma Conference, Thursday and Friday, July 30-31, at the JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa, 3800 W. Starr Pass Blvd., Tucson, aims to deliver the most current information on trauma and its management to all health-care professionals working to combat this major health problem.

JAMA Studies Highlight CPR-AED Benefits Developed at UA Sarver Heart Center

Jul 22, 2015

The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) this week published significant findings in two studies noting improved patient outcomes for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) victims, influenced by bystander CPR interventions and the use of automated external defibrillators (AEDs).

Banner University Medical Centers in Phoenix and Tucson named to U.S. News ‘Best Hospital’ ranking

Jul 21, 2015

Banner-University Medical Center Phoenix and Banner-University Medical Center Tucson have each been named to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospital ranking, and nationally recognized for specialty services.