UA’s Dr. Arthur B. Sanders Elected to Prestigious Institute of Medicine of the National Academies

Nov 12, 2013

Emergency medicine physician formally welcomed to the Institute of Medicine for his outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service.

Michelle Rhodes, MD - Donald W. Reynolds Foundation: Next Steps in Physician’s Training in Geriatrics Geri-Pulmonary/Critical Care Reynolds Scholar

Nov 12, 2013

Michele Rhodes, MD, an Emergency Department  specialist has been selected as one of six Reynolds Scholars in Aging, outstanding physicians who have been selected to implement and extend staff training for these exciting new geriatric programs. Dr. Berry’s participation is supported by Dr. Sam Keim, Division Chief of Pulmonary/Critical Care, and Reynolds Mentor, Art Sanders, MD,  Geriatric Emergency Medicine. 

UA Docs Swimming in ABC’s “Shark Tank”

Sep 19, 2013

Drs. Richard and Albert Amini, both University of Arizona College of Medicine graduates, will appear on ABC’s “Shark Tank” on Friday, September 20 to pitch their website RoloDoc, a site that looks to improve patient and doctor communication.

Southern Arizona First Responders to be Celebrated on ‘Heroes Day’ – Oct. 17

Sep 12, 2013

Now in its sixth year, the annual event recognizes law enforcement officers, firefighters, paramedics, Border Patrol agents and other first responders who work to keep the community safe and help citizens in times of crisis.

Expert Advice on Avoiding Heat Exhaustion

Jul 1, 2013

As the Arizona sun continues to bring triple-digit temperatures, the intense heat can pose major health risks for those who are unprepared...

Tucson Proclaims May 19–25 Emergency Medical Services Week

May 22, 2013

Emergency Medical Services Week began on Monday with the UA Department of Emergency Medicine hosting events for local pre-hospital emergency medical providers, including emergency department physicians and support staff at The University of Arizona Medical Center – University Campus and The University of Arizona Medical Center – South Campus.

Emergency Medical Services Study Awarded Society for Clinical Trials 2012 Trial of the Year

Apr 30, 2013

The study, sponsored by the National Institute of Neurologic Disorders and Stroke, was conducted with partners throughout the nation including the Glendale Fire Department in partnership with the University of Arizona’s Emergency Medicine Research Center (AEMRC).

Two UA Emergency Medicine Programs Earn 10-Year Accreditation

Mar 4, 2013

The accreditation is the result of our opportunity to create an outstanding emergency medicine residency program that combines excellent academics with a focus on rural and global health.

Dr. Sam Keim Appointed Head of Emergency Medicine and Director of the Arizona Emergency Medicine Research Center

Sep 11, 2012

Dr. Keim is a UA professor of emergency medicine and was listed among the best physicians in the United States, as selected by his colleagues nationwide, in the 2011-2012 edition of The Best Doctors in America.

Heartmap Challenge Tucson
KVOA News 4 Video Highlights AED Challenge

It's not too late to participate in the community-wide scavenger hunt for life-saving emergency defibrillators, but time is running out when the challenge ends on September 30th...