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UA Receives $1.78M Grant for Mining Safety Study

Jun 25, 2019

Researchers at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health will study alternatives to diesel fuel, used to power equipment in underground mines, to reduce cancer and respiratory disease in miners.


UA Researcher Studying New Treatment to Prolong Survival in Advanced Biliary Tract Cancers

Jun 19, 2019

Dr. Rachna Shroff is seeking a “goldmine of information” in her quest to extend survival and improve quality of life for patients with cancers of the liver, gallbladder and pancreas.


UA Physician to Study Sleep Apnea and Heart Health

Jun 5, 2019

Dr. Salma Patel will explore mortality related to obstructive sleep apnea in individuals suffering from cardiac arrhythmia, with a future focus on alternative therapies to continuous positive airway pressure, or CPAP, devices that help some people sleep better.