The University of Arizona

$1.4 Million Study to Reduce Firefighter Vehicle Accidents

Working with fire departments in four states, the UA College of Public Health will lead a research team to reduce vehicle crashes and injuries in the fire service.

Public Health Professor Receives Lifetime Achievement Award For Asthma Research

Lynn Gerald, PhD, MSPH, professor of health promotion sciences received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Thoracic Society for her asthma research.

Docs on Bikes

A public health program to promote healthy lifestyles in Southwest Tucson.

CDC Awards $4 Million to Arizona Prevention Research Center

The funds will support public health prevention interventions in Arizona, with a focus on Latinos living in border communities.

White House Names Public Health Professor 'Champion of Change'

Howard J. Eng honored for his work to educate Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders about the Affordable Care Act.

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UA Receives $1.4 Million for Firefighter Safety Research
The UA College of Public Health will lead a research project with fire departments in four states to help reduce vehicle crashes and injuries in the...
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Docs on Bikes, a Public Health Program in Southwest Tucson, Seeks to Promote Healthy Lifestyles
A public health program championed by a researcher at the UA College of Public Health.
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Dr. Dan Derksen Named Director of the Community, Environment & Policy Division
Professor and the Walter H. Pearce Endowed Chair...

The Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health is dedicated to promoting the health of individuals and communities in the southwest and globally with an emphasis on achieving health equity through excellence in education, research & service.

The Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health acts with respect and integrity to continuously advance health and well-being for all through knowledge, collaboration, empowerment, advocacy and sustainability. Our core values are: Fairness, Trust, Equity, Social Justice, Excellence, Innovation, Commitment, Collegiality, Diversity, Open Communication, Participation, Consensus and Enhancement.

We strive to foster an educational community that values innovation and excellence in teaching, creation and dissemination of knowledge, practice-based research and research-based practice to address the health needs and interests of individuals and communities.


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2013 Scholarship Luncheon Honoree

Through the generosity of our donors, the Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health awarded 30 scholarships for the 2013-2014 academic year. Meet some of our scholarship students and hear their stories. more >

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