Media Mentions

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the range of outlets to tell your story continues to grow and become more sophisticated. Below, you'll find the latest mentions across all media platforms for newspaper, magazine and digital media articles, news broadcasts, online video interviews, blogs, podcasts and more related to faculty and staff in the University of Arizona Department of Medicine.

For all media mentions for the UArizona Health Sciences colleges and related centers and institutes, see these links:

Media Mentions

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Ernest Vina, MD, on Patient Perceptions of NSAID Use for Osteoarthritis
A UArizona-led study uncovers several factors linked with higher rates of use of prescription and OTC anti-inflammatories with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, or NSAIDs. Dr. Ernest Vina, a Colllege of Medicine – Tucson rheumatologist and researcher, served as the study's first author...
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Thursday, April 8, 2021

University of Arizona Studies if Vaccinated People Can Spread Coronavirus
Researchers at the UArizona Health Sciences are trying to find out if vaccinated people can spread the coronavirus. The study, called PreventCOVIDU, is enlisting 12,000 students from more than 20 universities across the country to determine if fully vaccinated people need to continue wearing masks or social distancing. Dr. Elizabeth Connick, chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases at the UArizona College of Medicine – Tucson, is leading the research site....
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Friday, December 4, 2020

New Leadership for UArizona/Banner All of Us Research Program
The University of Arizona College of Medicine named Dr. Monica Kraft the new contact principal investigator for the UArizona’s Banner Health All of Us Research Program...
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Thursday, December 3, 2020

Best Lip Balms 2020
If you’re leaving home often, look for a lip balm with some sun protection (SPF 15 if you won’t be outside for long; SPF 30 if you’re headed to the beach). Lisa Quale, senior health educator at the Skin Cancer Institute at the University of Arizona Cancer Center reminds readers to reapply often when you’re outside because sunscreen wears off very quickly from the lips.
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Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Better Sleep Health May Help People Quit Smoking
New research from the University of Arizona Health Sciences led by Drs. Michael Grandner and Elizabeth Connick, chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases, shows getting a good night’s sleep could be another tool to help people successfully quit smoking.
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Friday, November 27, 2020

UArizona Tracking COVID's Long Term EffectsB
Dr. Christian Bime, an assistant professor in the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson's Department of Medicine, is interviewed about his research into the long-term effects of COVID-19.
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Promoting Health and Well-Being During the Coronavirus Pandemic
As European countries go into lockdown again amid a cold, dark winter, people will be spending even more time indoors. Small changes in your home can make you mentally healthier. People always reference nature when asked what their favorite visual scene is, according to Dr. Esther Sternberg, research director at the University of Arizona Andrew Weil Center for Integrative Medicine in Tucson, Arizona. 
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Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Man Shares Battle Against Pancreatic Cancer
Nurses Mike and Missy Skaggs share their battle against pancreatic cancer after Mike was diagnosed with the disease at 47. Dr. Rachna Shroff, associate professor of medicine in the Division of Hematology and Oncology and chief of GI Medical Oncology at the University of Arizona Cancer Center, explains the disease is difficult to treat because there is no preventative screening to detect pancreatic cancer.
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Monday, November 23, 2020

Study: Delay Lab Tests in Low-Risk HIV Patients to Minimize COVID-19 Exposure
In the era of the COVID-19 pandemic, physicians have had to reconsider how and for whom testing is done, particularly in people living with HIV who, as a result of a myriad of risk factors, may be predisposed to having severe disease should they acquire COVID-19, said Lawrence D. York, PharmD, from the University of Arizona Petersen HIV Clinics at the UArizona Health Sciences, said during a virtual poster presentation at IDWeek.
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Monday, March 2, 2020

Race May Influence Transplant Decision Making in Heart Failure
Studies also detail Disparities in hypertension diagnosis, statin prescribing...
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Friday, Dec. 6, 2019

Study: Getting a good night's rest is important for better bone health
University of Arizona Cancer Center researchers participate in study with University of Buffalo which was just published in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research...
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Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019

Need to Know: 21st-century Medicine Models
UArizona Andrew Weil Center for Integrative Medicine...
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Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019

Business awards earned in Southern Arizona
Banner–University Medical Center Tucson has earned comprehensive stroke certification from The Joint Commission...
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Why Does Arizona Have Such a Doctor Shortage?
University of Arizona's medical college in Phoenix is increasing its enrolling class size to 100 students, up from 80. Even with the increased class size, Arizona will have a significant need for more doctors...
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Follicular Lymphoma: Recent and Emerging Therapies, Treatment Strategies, and Remaining Unmet Needs
Dr. Daniel Persky, University of Arizona Cancer Center...
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Arizona, California account for most valley fever cases
Dr. John Galgiani, director of the Valley Fever Center for Excellence at the University of Arizona...
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UA unveils Health Sciences Innovation Building
An open house was celebrated for the UArizona Health Sciences Innovation Building that included tours as well as a two-day series of lectures, the Cancer Prevention Public Forum, that included Drs. Clara Curiel-Lewandrowski and Juanita Merchant...
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