Our Mission: To teach, to heal, to discover

Welcome to the University of Arizona Steele Children’s Research Center

Welcome to the University of Arizona Steele Children’s Research Center

At the UArizona Steele Children's Research Center, our physician-scientists and researchers are passionately dedicated to improving children's health through basic science research, translational research and clinical research.

Fayez K. Ghishan, MD
Director, Steele Children's Research Center
Physician-in-Chief, Diamond Children's
Horace W. Steele Endowed Chair in Pediatric Research

Steele News

June 30, 2020

Georgette Mehalik, a pediatric nurse practitioner at Banner University Medical Center in Tucson was recently interviewed to discuss the autoimmune disorders known as PANS (Pediatric Acute-onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome) and a subset of PANS that is associated with strep and known as PANDAS (Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorder Associated with Streptococcal Infections).


August 29, 2019

Dr. Daniel Laubitz, Microbiome Core Facility Director