College Hosts a Research Open House
The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix Research Office hosted an open house and reception Sept. 26 for students, employees, faculty, residents and staff to learn more about the resources provided by the office.
The event included 30 booths representing College of Medicine – Phoenix Research Services, Biostatistics, Clinical Research Support Services, Laboratory Operations, the College of Medicine – Phoenix Research Cores, Research Proposal Development, UAHS Research Administration, University Animal Care, University of Arizona Cancer Center and the Valley Research Partnership, among others.
The event was followed by a cocktail reception with remarks from Guy Reed, MD, MS, dean of the UA College of Medicine – Phoenix, and Betsy Cantwell, PhD, MBA, Senior Vice President for UA Research and Innovation.
The event specifically targeted to all faculty, especially new faculty, so they could be aware of the multitude of resources available at the College of Medicine – Phoenix, as well as UAHS in Tucson.
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 500 physicians, all of whom received exceptional training from nine clinical partners and more than 2,000 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.