Friday, April 20, 2018

Simulated Birth and 3D-Brain Mass Part of AHCJ Field Trip Tour

Seventeen members of the Association of Health Care Journalists watched Michael Foley, MD, chair of the college's Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, perform a simulated birth at the college's Center for Simulation and Innovation and toured the Center for Applied NanoBioscience and Medicine labs with Frederic Zenhausern, PhD, MBA, in the Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building as part of a whirlwind tour of three Phoenix-area health care institutions last week.

Full Story: Association of Health Care Journalists


About the College

Founded in 2007, the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix inspires and trains exemplary physicians, scientists and leaders to optimize health and health care in Arizona and beyond. By cultivating collaborative research locally and globally, the college accelerates discovery in a number of critical areas — including cancer, stroke, traumatic brain injury and cardiovascular disease. Championed as a student-centric campus, the college has graduated 433 physicians, all of whom received exceptional training from nine clinical partners and 1,800 diverse faculty members. As the anchor to the Phoenix Biomedical Campus, which is projected to have an economic impact of $3.1 billion by 2025, the college prides itself on engaging with the community, fostering education, inclusion, access and advocacy.