John G “Mac” McGregor 1928-2017

John G. “Mac” McGregor, MD, gastroenterologist and Pima Medical Society 50-year Member, died March 6, 2017. He was 88. A native of southern Arizona, McGregor was born June 8, 1928 in Bisbee. He attended Stanford University before earning his medical…

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Robert S. Hirsch 1930-2017

Robert S. Hirsch, MD, who served as president of the Pima County Medical Society and Arizona Medical Association, died April 8, 2017. He was 86. Hirsch an internal medicine and hematology/oncology practitioner was born October 24, 1930, in New York…

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Herman (Chalm) Gladstone 1923-2017

Herman “Chalm” Gladstone, a psychiatrist who was part of the early development of mental health services in southern Arizona died on March 24, 2017. He was 93. Gladstone was born September 19, 1923 in New York City. He served in…

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Irwin Freundlich 1930-2017

Irwin Freundlich, MD, former professor of radiology at the University of Arizona, died March 20, 2017. He was 86 Freundlich was born August 26, 1930 in New York City. After graduating from the University of Pennsylvania in 1952, he served…

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William J. Mangold 1943-2016

William J. Mangold, MD, reconstructive and plastic surgeon, died November 27, 2016 after battling a long illness. He was 73. Mangold was born in Columbus, Ohio on March 21, 1943. He received a law degree from the University of Texas…

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Fred E. Brickman 1946-2016

Radiologist Fred E. Brickman passed May 19, 2016 after a three-year battle with renal cancer. He was 70 Brickman was born April 27, 1946 in Chicago and raised in New Orleans. He received a degree in chemistry from Washington University,…

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Feds give Arizona millions to combat opioid epidemic

Arizona has been awarded $24.3 million from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to combat opiate use disorder. The problem has taken an significant toll on the state, said Shana Malone, who works with Arizona’s Medicaid Program, known…

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