Dr. Scott Lick Tops 2018 PCMS Elections

Scott Lick MD is scheduled to become the Pima County Medical Society's next president when new officers and the newly-elected Board of Directors members a re installed at the January 8, 2019 Board of Directors meeting. He will be joined…

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Reception Welcomes UA President

PCMS Vice President Dr. Robert Segal and his wife Anne Segal hosted a reception for University of Arizona President Robert "Robby" Robbins on Saturday, November 3. Approximately 100 guests were in attendance as Dr. Robbins, who practiced as a cardiovascular…

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Opioid Help Line Launches in Arizona

The Arizona Department of Health Services and the Poison and Drug Information Centers of Arizona teamed up earlier this year to offer the nation’s first 24/7 opioid helpline for health-care providers and Arizona residents. The Arizona Opioid Assistance and Referral (OAR)…

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ADH Issues Alert on Outbreak of Syphilis

On September 25, 2018 the Arizona Department of Health Services released a Health Alert Network Notification announcing that there is a statewide outbreak of syphilis in women and babies in Arizona. In response, the Pima County Health Department asks that…

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Dr. Wheelan name Banner UMC – Tucson CEO

Chad Whelan, MD, MHSA, has been named chief executive officer of Banner – University Medicine in Tucson, effective Sept. 26. Dr. Whelan will have oversight of Banner – University Medical Center Tucson, Banner – University Medical Center South, dozens of clinics,…

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