Dr. Elizabeth Calhoun Appointed Executive Director of the New Center for Population Science and Discovery at the Arizona Health Sciences Center
September 5, 2014
Dr. Calhoun is a nationally recognized leader in minority health and health disparities research, with a special focus on breast cancer disparities.
¡Vida! Cancer Survivorship Program honored by Arizona Rural Health Association
August 21, 2014

¡Vida! – an information and wellness program for cancer survivors – has received the Arizona Rural Health Association’s 2014 Inspiring Rural Health Program Award.

Better Than Ever kicks off 15th season
August 20, 2014

The UACC's Better Than Ever program has begun its 15th season of fitness and fund raising for cancer research. Read about one of our employees for which BTE has been life-changing.

Rick Kittles, PhD, appointed director of new Division of Population Genetics at AHSC
August 19, 2014

Rick Kittles, PhD, a national leader on cancer health disparities, has been appointed director of the new Division of Population Genetics, part of the new Center for Applied Genetics at the Arizona Health Sciences Center.

¡VIDA! The Ninth Annual Mujer Latina Breast Cancer Conference is Oct. 18
August 6, 2014

¡VIDA! The Ninth Annual Mujer Latina Breast Cancer Conference will be held at the El Pueblo Community Center, located at 101 W. Irvington Road, on Oct. 18.

UA battles breast cancer with research, advanced treatments and team approach
August 4, 2014

The Breast Health team at UAMC and the University of Arizona Cancer Center combines the latest research, treatment and experience in the battle against breast cancer.

UACC physicians among 2014 Best Doctors
July 22, 2014

Twenty-three physicians affiliated with the UA Cancer Center are included among the 2014 Best Doctors in America database.

UAMC Patients Say Thank You
July 9, 2014

Following March's Doctor's Day and April's National Nurses week, UA Medical Center continues to honor its physicians, nurses and hospital staff with the slogan "Stronger Because of You." This month, former and current patients were invited to share their stories about the lifesaving care they received, and their positive experiences during their hospital stays.

UA Genetics Core accredited for health care services
June 24, 2014

The UA Genetics Core facility, led by UACC associate member Michael F. Hammer, PhD, recently obtained accreditation to expand its services to health care in addition to research.

University of Arizona Cancer Center at St. Joseph’s researcher reports on response of a new treatment for ovarian cancer
June 19, 2014

An international study of a new treatment for ovarian cancer showed improved responsed rates and prolonged the time until cancers recurred, according to a report in journal Lancet Oncology.