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Fourth Annual ‘Kids of Steele’ Miniature Golf Event Raises Approximately $64,000 for UA Steele Children’s Research Center

November 5, 2014
Kids of Steele raised approximately $64,000 for the University of Arizona Steele Children’s Research Center at its Fourth Annual Miniature Golf Tournament, held Oct. 19 at Golf N’ Stuff.

UA’s Dr. Sean Elliott Appointed to Governor’s Council on Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response

October 22, 2014
The council is comprised of leading experts from the fields of health, human services, public safety, emergency and military affairs, education and more.

UA Steele Children’s Research Center Receives $20,000 for Pediatric Cancer Research

October 21, 2014
Funds from Tee Up For Tots will support pediatric cancer research at the UA Steele Center exploring the application of haploidentical hematopoietic cell transplant (HHCT) for pediatric solid tumors.

‘PANDA Children’s Neurological Center’ Opens at the University of Arizona Medical Center Children’s Multispecialty Clinic on Wilmot

October 14, 2014
The PANDAs raised $1 million to establish the PANDA Children’s Neurological Center, which will improve the lives of families in Arizona whose children experience neurological injuries and conditions.

‘Spirit of Children’ Hosts Halloween Party for Patients at Diamond Children’s, Oct. 15

October 13, 2014
Spirit of Children will host a Halloween party for the patients of UAMC Diamond Children’s on Wednesday, Oct. 15, 1 p.m.

15-year-old Sruti Bandlamuri Raises more Than $7, 000 for Autism Research at UA Steele Children’s Research Center Through Performance

October 8, 2014
Sruti donated all proceeds from her performance—more than $7,000—to support autism research at the UA Steele Center.

Patients to Participate in `Be The Match’ Walk at Diamond Children’s to Raise Awareness of the National Marrow Donor Program

September 29, 2014
The University of Arizona Medical Center is one of the sponsors for the 2014 Be The Match® Walk/Run. This event raises funds for Be The Match®.

UA Department of Pediatrics and UA Health Network Welcome Dr. Neha Bhasin to Division of Hematology/Oncology/BMT

September 23, 2014
The University of Arizona Department of Pediatrics and the University of Arizona Health Network welcome new faculty member Neha Bhasin, MD, assistant professor, to the Division of Hematology/ Oncology.

UA Pediatric Infectious Disease Expert Available to Discuss Respiratory Virus Affecting Children in the Midwest

September 10, 2014
Ten states have contacted the CDC for assistance in investigating clusters of the virus in Colorado, North Carolina, Georgia, Ohio, Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma and Kentucky.

UA Steele Children’s Research Center Welcomes New Special Events and Development Coordinators

September 2, 2014
Katie James, MPA, and Michelle MacDonald have joined the University of Arizona Steele Children’s Research Center as coordinators, special events and development.