External Relations in the Marketing and Communications office represents the college with community and business groups in the greater Phoenix area. External Communications oversees internal and external communications, including web presence, social media and collateral material. The office also creates opportunities to engage with the community on different levels by hosting special community events and lectures — including: the Scrubs Academy, Mini-Medical School, Connect2STEM and more — participating in local events and exhibiting a presence on boards and committees.

External Relations/Communications

Beth Smith, MBA
Senior UAHS Director,
Marketing and Communications
Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building, E1025
475 N. 5th Street
Office: 602-827-2676

Beth Smith

School Programming

The Office of Admissions and Recruitment welcomes groups, ranging in age from K-16 to undergraduate, to visit the downtown campus and is also available for school visits.

Chip Young
Coordinator, Pipeline Initiatives
Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building, E1035D
475 N. 5th Street
Phone: 602-827-2788

Chip Young


Dan Blumenthal
Designer, Media/Branding
Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building, E1015B
475 N. 5th Street
Office: 602-827-8003

Dan Blumenthal head shot