Video from Prior Mini-Medical School


General Information

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix proudly organizes Mini-Medical School, a fascinating community lecture series open to the public. Mini-Medical School is free and covers various timely, informative topics.

Lectures are held the first Wednesday of each month from 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm in the UA College of Medicine – Phoenix Virginia G. Piper Auditorium (Building 2), 600 E Van Buren Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004.

For more information about Mini-Med, contact April Fischer, 602-827-2585.

High school students may attend with a parent. Paramedics, EMTs, firefighters and first responders will earn six continuing education (CE) hours.

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Upcoming Sessions

  • September 13, 2017 – From Bedside to Bench: One Patient Sparked New Discovery in Stroke Treatments.
  • October 5, 2017, a special Buffmire Lecture Series and Mini-Medical School Event – Have Doctors Lost Their Human Touch?
    Jerome Lowenstein, MD, professor of Medicine at New York University
  • November 1, 2017 – Scrub In: Behind-the-Scenes of Medical School.
    Medical students and simulation center staff
  • December 6, 2017 – Fighting for a Cure: Alzheimer’s and Memory Care.
    William Burke, MD, director of Stead Family Memory Center at Banner Alzheimer’s Institute and Geriatric Psychiatrist