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UA Study Reveals Arizona EMTs Face 39-Percent Greater Risk of Suicide

Sep 19, 2018

UA medical student creates resiliency website for emergency workers and develops partnership with forest firefighters to measure its effectiveness.


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UA Medical Students Create CPR Training Videos in Spanish

Sep 12, 2018

A group of medical students from the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, working with the UA Department of Emergency Medicine and UA Sarver Heart Center, began identifying interventions that could increase the use of chest-compression-only CPR among Hispanics in Arizona.


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Stoneking Promoted to Professor, Four More to Clinical Associate Professor

Sep 11, 2018

Dr. Stoneking joins a growing number of female faculty members to be promoted to full professor since the department was founded in 2001.


Dr. Art Sanders
Dr. Art Sanders Recognized with ACEP's Tenure Award

Aug 29, 2018

Arthur B. Sanders, MD, professor of emergency medicine, is the recipient of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) Tenure Award. 


Dr. Zukowski
Prescription for Drowning Prevention

Aug 15, 2018

Dr. Melissa Zukowski, who heads the pediatric emergency department at Banner – University Medical Center Tucson, is interviewed by KVOA News about drowning prevention.


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New Faculty Specializing in Simulation and Toxicology Join the UA Department of Emergency Medicine

Jul 12, 2018

The UA Department of Emergency Medicine welcomes Kate Hughes, DO, and Jaiva Larsen, MD.


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Conference and Awards Ceremony Celebrates Local EMS Providers

May 23, 2018

From pulling a man out of a burning car to delivering a baby on the side of the road, local EMS technicians who go above and beyond the call of duty were honored as EMS Providers of the Year during the 2018 conference and celebration May 22 in Tucson.


Ken Iserson
Where in the World is Ken?

May 23, 2018

Only two trips, so far, this year, but both involved emergency medicine teaching.


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UA 'Active Shooter Drill' to Test and Train Emergency Responders, May 23

May 22, 2018

Emergency medicine resident-physicians at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson and other first responders will participate in a mass-shooting exercise to prepare for real disasters.


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