The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix inspires and trains individuals to become exemplary physicians, scientists and leaders who are life-long learners and inquisitive scholars and who will embrace professionalism, innovation and collaboration to optimize health and healthcare for all. The College proudly incorporates innovation in the curriculum, preparing students to be physicians for tomorrow, utilizing technology, simulation and advances in medicine. The College of Medicine – Phoenix admitted its inaugural class of first-year medical students in August 2007 and now accepts 80 students per year.
Interim Dean: Kenneth Ramos, MD, PhD.
Partnerships with Phoenix Children’s Hospital, Maricopa Integrated Health System, St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center and Barrow Neurological Institute, in addition to Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix, Health, HonorHealth, Phoenix Baptist Hospital, Mayo Clinic, Hospice of the Valley, and Phoenix VA Health Care System enable students to benefit from increased clinical exposure.
The College of Medicine - Phoenix offers degrees of MD, Clinical Translational Sciences MS and PhD, MD/PhD, MD/MBA, MD/MPH as well as Certificates in Distinction (MD) offered in Rural Health, Global Health and Service and Community Health. The medical school has 1,671 total faculty members.