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Welcome Message from Deputy Dean Murrain

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion was established to lead UArizona's current diversity and inclusion efforts for students, residents, fellows, faculty and staff throughout the College of Medicine. We believe it is our duty is to recruit and retain a diverse institution of constituents that will support success in your academic, personal, and professional pursuits.

Victoria E. Murrain, D.O.
Deputy Dean for Diversity and Inclusion, College of Medicine – Tucson

Student Success Stories

Adrienn Burnette-Frazier

Tribal Affiliation: White Mountain Apache Tribe
Current Position: Laboratory Manager, Indian Health Service, Phoenix Indian Medical Center (PIMC)
Health Professional Degree(s): Bachelor of Science in Microbiology, Masters in Health Administration
Schools Attended: Northern Arizona University, 1991; University of Phoenix, 2007
Area of Focus/Specialty: Pathology/Clinical Laboratory

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Adrienn Burnette-Frazier

Focus on Faculty

Asmaa Abu-Maziad, MD

Asmaa Abu-Maziad, MD, joined the Division of Nephrology as a clinical assistant professor. As a pediatric nephrologist, she will provide care for children with a variety of kidney problems and disorders at Banner Children’s – Diamond Children’s Medical Center and Banner – Diamond Children’s Multispecialty Services.

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Asmaa Abu-Maziad, MD

News & Announcements

Is COVID-19 Making You Stay at Home? Turn Your Home into a Healing Space!

Whether for a home office or general living space, the way you lay out your physical environment at home can reduce stress and create calm, say researchers from the University of Arizona.

UArizona Cancer Center Joins Cancer Prevention and Control Research Network

The University of Arizona Cancer Center will receive $1.4 million as a collaborating center with the national network of academic, public health and community partners, working together to reduce the burden of cancer, especially among Hispanic cancer survivors.

Amid Shortage of COVID-19 Collection Kits, UArizona Scientists Race to Make More

University researchers produced 1,600 COVID-19 specimen collection kits over the weekend.

Upcoming Events

POSTPONED- Discover BIO5 Open House

POSTPONEMENT Given the unknown variables, potential health implications, and public concerns related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19), we have decided...

20 to 24
National DNA Day Volunteers

Dear students and post-docs, We are looking for volunteers to participate in our 2nd Annual National DNA Day Outreach Event in Tucson, Arizona!...

MedCat Night at Hi Corbett Field - Arizona Baseball vs ASU

Join perspective and current students, faculty and alums of the UA College of Medicine - Tucson for a night at the ballpark with Arizona Baseball....

American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA) and MedPride Ours to Tell Film Screening & Discussion

Join the American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA) and MedPride for a film screening and discussion about the empowering aspect of access to...