December, 2012

UACC researcher honored for genetics work in Czech Republic

University of Arizona Cancer Center researcher Robert Karn, PhD, was awarded the Mendel Memorial Medal for his support of the new Mendelianum in Brno, Czech Republic, and for supporting Czech genetic science over the past decade.

UA researcher to study cancer outcomes among underserved populations

University of Arizona postdoctoral research fellow Tomas Nuño, PhD, will use a $325,000 National Cancer Institute Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities to study cancer outcomes among underserved populations.

UA Cancer Center - Phoenix project approved for construction

The Arizona Board of Regents has approved construction of the UA Cancer Center - Phoenix on the Phoenix Biomedical Campus. Construction will begin later this month in downtown Phoenix. 

Paloma Beamer among '40 Under 40' honorees

UACC researcher Paloma Beamer, PhD, has been named to the Arizona Daily Star's "40 Under 40" young leaders for 2012.