Quick Snips: Community Outreach

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Building a Better Search Committee

By: Olivia Miltner | October 21, 2021

Dr. Tanya Anand, clinical assistant professor of surgery at the University of Arizona, led a group of women in medicine to craft a first-of-its-kind framework for building an appropriately diverse search committee.

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2021 Falls Prevention Awareness Week

By: Olivia Miltner | September 14, 2021

The University of Arizona Department of Surgery Division of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care, Burns, and Acute Care Surgery is observing Falls Prevention Awareness Week from September 20-24 to help provide information and resources to the Tucson, Arizona, community that will help older adults live healthy, independent, fall-free lifestyles.

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Dr. James Wiseman in front of a Team Rubicon Disaster Response banner

Out of Scrubs and Into a Gray Shirt

This month, military surgeon Dr. James Wiseman went on a different kind of deployment: helping administer the COVID vaccine to the Tucson community as a volunteer with disaster relief organization Team Rubicon. Learn more about Dr. Wiseman's experience and how you can help COVID-19 vaccination efforts, too.

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