Health & Medical


Boosting Nursing Education Tech

Andrew and Kirsten Braccia have made a gift in support of the College of Nursing, COVID-19 initiatives and student-athletes whose eligibility has been extended. The largest portion of the gift was in support of the College of Nursing.

Making Wellness a Priority in Veterinary Education

The University of Arizona College of Veterinary Medicine is ensuring students will focus on their health and well-being, thanks to a private gift. The Mary Jane McMillen Crowe Student Success & Wellness Center is a resource-rich place where students can learn how to manage and maintain wellness.

Ginny L. Clements Establishes Breast Cancer Research Institute with $8.5M Gift

The gift from breast cancer survivor and longtime Arizona supporter establishes an endowment for the new institute, along with endowed positions and renovated lab space.

Blazing a New Trail through Giving

Supporters have given nearly $700,000 to the President's COVID-19 Testing, Research and Re-entry Fund. With their help, the university is progressing through the fall 2020 semester with an on-ramp approach to instruction that depends on the Test, Trace and Treat strategy.

Medical Students Step Up to Help Health Care Professionals

More than 70 UArizona medical students are helping health care professionals during the crisis by volunteering to provide child care, pet care, grocery shopping and more. "A big part of why we even wanted to be in medical school is because of our passion to serve our community," said student Ashwini Kaveti.

Donna Zhang Named Musil Family Endowed Chair for Drug Discovery

John Musil ’94 made a gift to create the Musil Family Endowed Chair in Drug Discovery in 2019. The family’s generosity builds on significant momentum the college began with the help of its supporters and collaborators.