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.'
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.
Jul 28, 2015
Jennifer J. Smith, MD, PharmD, assistant professor of emergency medicine and Cameron Hypes, MD, assistant professor of emergency medicine.
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.
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).
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.
Jul 17, 2015
The Emergency Medicine Research Center at the University of Arizona College of Medicine in Tucson and Phoenix will help dramatically improve survival rates from cardiac arrest across the globe, in India.
Jul 9, 2015
Lo Que Pasa: When Dr. Vivienne Ng joined the UA Department of Emergency Medicine, she had specific goals to more formally and regularly integrate medical simulation into resident and medical student curricula. As director of Emergency Medicine Simulation, she continues to expand simulation education and has added teaching labs where emergency medicine residents can practice rare procedures before performing them on patients. Read more.
Jul 8, 2015
Tomas Nuño, PhD, has joined the University of Arizona Department of Emergency Medicine as research assistant professor.