The University of Arizona

What Sleeping Babies Can Teach Us

UANews | November 4, 2014
UA researchers will explore how infants' sleep quality might affect cognitive development, thanks to a Gates Foundation grant.

UA Breaks Ground on Downtown Phoenix Project

UANews | October 16, 2014
New facility will follow the Health Sciences Education Building, which opened in 2012 and houses health education for both the UA and Northern Arizona University.

A New Map to Medical School

UANews | October 14, 2014
UA College of Medicine program is all about fresh opportunity for under-represented minority groups, particularly Native Americans.

Health, Wellness Practices Highlighted by Chinese Culture Festival

UANews | October 3, 2014
Third annual event featured insight on acupuncture and food therapy from Beijing University of Chinese Medicine and Henan University of Traditional Chinese Medicine.

When Job Loss Equals Weight Gain

UANews | September 16, 2014
Why do jobless people tend to have a higher body mass index than those who are employed? An assistant professor of psychiatry in the UA College of Medicine will look at how post-job-loss changes in sleep and social rhythm – a person's daily routine – might affect weight.

Scavenger Hunt to Locate Defibrillators, Help Save Lives

UANews | September 3, 2014
Tucson and Pima County residents are invited to join a scavenger hunt for automated external defibrillators. The HeartMap Tucson Challenge, co-hosted by the UA and the Tucson Fire Department, aims to raise awareness about AEDs and build a comprehensive database of their locations.

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