PCMS Represents Members at Legislative Reception

A major role of county and state physician organizations is to represent the interests of their physician members. Each year, the Pima and Maricopa County Medical Societies and the Arizona Medical Association hold an annual legislative reception to facilitate positive…

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Doctors Without Borders Recruiting Event in Tucson

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) will be holding recruitment information sessions on February 13, 2018 in Flagstaff, AZ and February 15, 2018 in Tucson, AZ. This is your last chance to register to meet our recruitment team and learn about how you can join our pool of…

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UA Adds Three to Department of Surgery

Marion Henry, MD, MPH, joined the faculty as an associate professor in the UA Departments of Surgery and Pediatrics in November. She came to Tucson from Naval Medical Center San Diego, where she was a commander in the Medical Corps. Dr.…

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January PCHD Surveillance Report

The Pima County Health Department has released its January Surveillance Report which covers the influenza season, rubella, parotitis and reporting procedures for carabapenem resistant enterobacteriaceae. Always remember providers are our eyes and ears in the community. Please report immediately unusual…

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UA Pediatrics Adds Three Physicians

Three physicians have joined the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson and Banner Children’s – Diamond Children’s Medical Center. They are: Asmaa Abu-Maziad, MD, joined the Division of Nephrology as a clinical assistant professor. As a pediatric nephrologist, she…

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TMC Mega Raffle Kicks Off February 8

Tickets for the 2018 Tucson Medical Center Mega Raffle go on sale February 8, 2018.  Now in its sixth year, participants will have one in 20 chances of winning more than 2,500 prizes, including an A.F Sterling home package valued…

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Raymundo Esquivel 1929-2017

Raymundo Esquivel, MD, anesthesiologist and 50-year PCMS member died November 18, 2017. He was 88. Esquivel was born on October 19, 1929 in Monterrey, Mexico where he graduated from medical school in 1953. He came to Tucson in 1951 for…

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