Diversity and Inclusion News

Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center ALERT: Avoid Inappropriate ‘Anti-COVID-19’ Treatments
Mon Apr 27, 2020

Inappropriate medications and household products used to prevent or treat COVID-19 can cause significant harm and no benefit, University of Arizona-based center warns.

UArizona Launches Two-Way Texting System to Gather and Provide Critical COVID-19 Health Data
Fri Apr 17, 2020

A research team at the University of Arizona Health Sciences and Data Science Institute has launched a crowd-source texting system to gather vital public health data to help fight COVID-19 in Arizona.

Thirty New Phoenix Physicians Graduate Early to Battle COVID-19
Tue Apr 14, 2020

Young doctors-in-training at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix choose to forgo traditional commencement ceremony to help the health care community with the pandemic.

UArizona Health Sciences ‘Wellness Wednesdays’ Webinars Offer Community Connection during Social Distancing
Mon Apr 13, 2020

The free, interactive 30-minute lunchtime webinars feature University of Arizona Health Sciences-affiliated faculty and staff members as presenters and provide information and tools to help support individuals as they navigate the new reality of Arizona’s stay-at-home orders in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

UArizona Makers Race to Provide Personal Protective Equipment
Thu Apr 9, 2020

With 3D printers among their tools, creators across University of Arizona campus are designing and manufacturing solutions for local hospitals short on equipment like masks, face shields and more.

UArizona Medical Students Rally to Help Tucson’s Homeless Amid Pandemic
Tue Apr 7, 2020

Concerned about how the pandemic will impact the homeless population, University of Arizona Health Sciences students are screening Tucson’s homeless for symptoms of COVID-19.