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Banner — University Medical Center Tucson’s Burn Center receives patient care and training grant

By: Olivia Miltner | May 17, 2022

Banner — University Medical Center Tucson’s Burn Center was recently awarded more than $87,000 to enhance its inpatients and outpatient care and augment training to bring the best of wound care to Southern Arizona.

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Study Shows Amputation, Hospitalization Rates Fell Among Minorities Following Medicaid Expansion

By: Olivia Miltner | May 5, 2022

Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act led to fewer diabetic foot amputations among underserved adults, according to a new study.

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7 Black surgeons who've shaped medicine throughout history

By: Jude Sotelo | February 8, 2022

Every February we come together to honor Black History Month and the many accomplishments the African American community has contributed to our history. To celebrate this month, the Department of Surgery would like to acknowledge and remember past and current Black surgeons that have made an impact on the field of medicine.

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