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For past issues of the University of Arizona Department of Medicine e-newsletter, The Pulse, see below: 

Volume 4, No. 5 – April-May 2019: The Pulse  | [PDF of this issue

  • Chair’s Message: Dr. Stump Passes Away, Convocations, New Transplant Services Director, and New Tower Opening Signals Bigger Footprint in Tucson
  • 33 Share 36 Honors Presented at 2019 DOM Annual Awards Assembly
  • 5 Tucson Campus Residents Shine Brightest at Research AHD 2019 Poster Contest
  • Full House Hears ‘UA Great Debate’ on ‘Prevention vs. Intervention’
  • GI’s New ‘Cookin’ Docs’ Program to Help Patients Overcome Digestive Disorders
  • 2019 I-Squared Awards & Expo Crowns Dr. Louise Hecker as ‘Inventor of the Year’
  • First Surgeries in Banner – UMC’s New ORs in Tower 1
  • New Banner – UMC Tucson Hospital Tower Opens
  • VIP Ribbon-Cutting Signals Final Preparations for New Hospital Tower Opening
  • Photo Galleries Showcase Faculty, Staff Open Houses for New Hospital Tower
  • UA Awards for Excellence Give Sparkle to DOM Shining Stars
  • Five ‘Esteemed Faculty’ Invited to UA President Reception
  • Cardiology’s Dr. Marvin Slepian One of Five Named Regents’ Professors
  • Electrophysiologist Dr. Peter Ott among ‘Tucson Folk Festival’ Performers
  • A Tribute to Dr. Craig Stump, Former Endocrinology Chief and Fellowship Director
  • Dr. Andrew Kraft Steps Down as UA Cancer Center Director; Interim Director Named
  • Dr. Jeff Frelinger Gets Nod as a Distinguished Fellow of AAI
  • Dr. Louise Hecker Lab Starts TriBeta Biological Honor Society Chapter at UA
  • UA Arthritis Center Fundraiser, Bear Down Luncheon Set for May 8
  • Dr. Kent Kwoh Co-Author on Machine-Learning to Prevent Opioid OD Risk Article
  • DOM Informatics Docs Set Up Data Blitz for Local ‘Women in Data Science’ Conference

 Volume 4, No. 4 – March 2019: The Pulse | [PDF of this issue

- Chair’s Message: Doctors’ Day, ‘Fast Pass’ and the ‘Overlap,’ Security, MAT Waiver Training and Regenerative Medicine Symposium
- Dr. Andrew Weil Commits $15 Million to Name UA Center for Integrative Medicine
- UA Match Day Results in 49 Doctors-to-Be Headed to DOM as Incoming Residents
- Banner – University Medicine CEO Q&A Highlights Spring DOM Faculty Meeting
- Dr. Louise Hecker Among Winners at 6th Annual I-Squared (I²) Awards & Expo
- Eight DOM Faculty to Serve at College of Medicine Clinical Trials Development Workshop
- National Doctors’ Day 2019 Honors UA Physicians at Annual Luncheon
- Festivities Abound as New Patient Tower Opens at Banner – UMC Tucson
- Dr. Breathett Honored as National Minority Quality Forum ‘40 Under 40 Leader’
- UA President Presents Women’s Heart Health Advocate Award to Dr. Nancy Sweitzer
- Geneticist Dr. Christina Laukaitis Given International Mendel Medal at London Ceremony
- Dr. Lisa O’Neill Speaks at Fourth Annual ‘Caregiver Day at the Capitol’ in Phoenix
- Drs. Bulbul Cibei, Malvika Varma Join UA General Internal Medicine Faculty
- UA Cancer Center Unveils Newly Redesigned Website
Tucson Lifestyle Article Focuses on Valley Fever and Dr. John Galgiani
- Dr. Andrew Weil, Irv Kron to Debate ‘Prevention vs. Intervention’ at Centennial Hall
- Dr. Chip Brosius to Lead Division of Nephrology as Interim Chief
- Dr. Sai Parthasarathy Named Permanent Chief of Pulmonary Division
- Dr. Sai Parthasarathy Authors Post on Sleep Health in ‘Talking About Men’s Health’ Blog

 Volume 4, No. 3 – January/February 2019: The Pulse | [PDF of this issue

- Chair’s Message: Snow in Tucson! StatLab support, New hospital tower, Farewells
- UA/Banner Tucson facilities earn ‘Scleroderma Research & Treatment Center’ status
- Research Day 2019 crowns Drs. Kraft and Ledford with Shark Tank prize
- A frenzy of Fellowship Matches announced for 2019-20 advanced trainees
- Fibronox licenses UA-developed inhibitor to treat life-threatening scarring
- Photo galleries, including for P.I. Research Poster Night, underscore busy New Year
- Expanded instructors and topics for ‘TUCSON CONFERENCE’ wow attendees
- Global Health Course open to UA/Banner Health residents, fellows
- Dr. Monica Kraft a ‘Healthcare Champion’ finalist at Women of Influence Awards
- Twenty DOM physicians make preview list for Tucson Lifestyle’s 2019 ‘Top Doctors’
- Service year awards, retiree dinner dates set for 2019 UA faculty, staff milestones
- Fourth ‘Pathway to Success’ high school health career fair a big draw for South Side
- South Campus Internal Medicine resident wins Banner Health ‘MVP’ patient praise
- Dr. Khadijah Breathett offers third and final African American Heritage Month address
- UAHS Announcements roundup includes Heart Health Doc Talk, Match Day, Precision Med Conference
- Dr. Jil Tardiff gives keynote at ‘Inspiring Women in STEM’ event to kickoff BIO5 celebration
- Dr. Michael Grandner offers article, Green Valley lecture on ‘Sleep to Your Heart’s Content’
- Drs. Xingnan Li, Deb Meyers, Gene Bleecker among Spring Colloquium on Complex Diseases speakers
- UA Functional Genomics Core integrated with Arizona Center for Drug Discovery
- UA Center on Aging’s Dr. Linda Phillips authors op-eds on elderly for The Hill, Arizona Daily Star
- Lorraine Glazar gets ‘Thank You Stone’ for former role as senior services director
- Why internal medicine? Read Dr. Indu Partha’s blog for SheMD.org
- Dr. Rachna Shroff among presenters in Spring 2019 CBIO Seminar Series, March 11
- Anti-cancer immune response boosted with triple therapy – UA Cancer Center lab discovers
- GI Medical Oncology team shares spotlight at GI 2019 in San Francisco
- Latest anti-retroviral drug regimens provide `Lazarus Effect’ for HIV patients suffering from frailty
- Billboards, magazine article raise profile for Valley Fever awareness in March
- Office health ranks No. 3 on UA’s top science stories of 2018
- Kidney News Podcast features UA Nephrology division chief on renal care
- ‘More to the Snore’ — Tucson Lifestyle interviews Dr. Sai Parthasarathy (and other DOM coverage)
- American Thoracic Society to honor Dr. Monica Kraft at Women’s Forum during ATS 2019
- Dr. Ken Ramos accepts biosciences, health posts at Texas A&M University
- Dr. Louise Hecker among research panelists at Tech Launch Arizona ‘Eureka’ luncheon
- Dr. Laura Meinke featured in ASTEC photo on winning grad researchers
- See Dr. Ken Ramos’ ‘Power of Precision Medicine’ keynote at Living Healthy With Arthritis Conference
- Work of DOM faculty, a daughter and admin on display at UA/National Arts Program exhibit

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