As a Fulbright Scholar, Dr. Khalpey will continue his collaborative research with Poland’s Ryszard T. Smolenski, MD, PhD, at the Medical University of Gdańsk, studying adult stem cell therapy to repair damaged hearts.
Robert C. Harland, MD, has joined the University of Arizona Department of Surgery Division of Abdominal Transplantation as professor, vice chair of academic affairs and surgical director of solid organ transplantation at Banner – University Medical Center Tucson.
Healthbreak: UAMC combines the latest in clinical tools and research to help heart failure patients
Dr. Zain Khalpey talks about the cutting edge care UAMC is offering heart failure patients, and research that could yield the next generation of care.
January 7, 2014
New Healthbreak: New burn program in Tucson offers care for patients closer to home
Drs. Peter Rhee and Gary Vercruysse explain that burn patients no longer need to be transported out of Tucson thanks to The University of Arizona Medical Center's new burn program.
Lois Juenger lived with back pain for decades, undergoing a couple of surgeries and finally giving up on golf and morning walks with her husband. Today, Juenger, 68, is free from back pain after undergoing a new type of minimally invasive surgery at The University of Arizona Medical Center.
Dr. Klearchos Papas, professor of surgery at the University of Arizona, has been awarded more than $100,000 by JDRF for research that could help pave the way for new and improved therapies for patients with Type 1 diabetes. JDRF is the world's largest charitable funder of Type 1 diabetes research.