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Midwestern Glendale Enrollment Tops 3,000 for 1st time

Incoming Midwestern University students receive their white coats at a special ceremony just after the beginning of the fall semester. The University’s total enrollment in 14 graduate-level healthcare programs offered at its Glendale campus has surpassed 3,000 students for the first time this year.
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Midwestern University, home to Arizona’s largest medical school and the state’s first College of Veterinary Medicine, announced the achievement of another milestone in the University’s history. For the first time since the University’s Glendale campus was established in 1995, total enrollment in Midwestern’s 14 graduate degree programs exceeds 3,000 students. For comparison’s sake, only 136… Read More →

New vice dean named for Mayo Medical School

Mayo Medical Schools Expands to Arizona

Michele Y. Halyard, M.D, a radiation oncologist at Mayo Clinic in Arizona, has been named vice dean, Mayo Medical School – Arizona Campus. Dr. Halyard will be responsible for undergraduate medical education activities on the Arizona campus and will coordinate Mayo Medical School academic, curricular, and administrative activities and programs in Arizona. Dr. Halyard’s primary… Read More →

Ivy Foundation Renews Support for TGen Program

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The Arizona-based Ben & Catherine Ivy Foundation will fund a second year of the Ivy Neurological Science Internship Program at the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen). The internship program offers hands-on biomedical research experience for high school, undergraduate and aspiring medical school students pursuing careers in brain tumor research, neuroscience and neurogenomics. Through the program,… Read More →

Medical School In Phoenix Has Its Largest Class

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Eighty students will arrive this week for classes at the University of Arizona’s medical school in Phoenix. Those students represent the largest class since the university’s College of Medicine established a downtown Phoenix campus five years ago. The students soon will share the newly opened health sciences education building with Northern Arizona University students studying… Read More →