Message from the Department Head

Welcome Message from The ChairmanDr David M Labiner

It is my pleasure to welcome you to the Department of Neurology at the University Of Arizona College of Medicine! The 21st century promises to revolutionize our understanding of the brain, leading to novel approaches to diagnose, treat and prevent neurologic diseases. There is now hope for patients with neurological disorders that not long ago were thought incurable. Thus, it is a great time to be in Neurology!

Our department is part of the University of Arizona College of Medicine and the University of Arizona Medical Center (UAMC) - one of the largest tertiary care academic medical centers in the Southwest. Our department provides a friendly, vibrant, and collaborative environment that allows our faculty and trainees to pursue excellence in all their endeavors. The Department of Neurology is composed of over 30 full time teaching and research faculty along with numerous part-time clinical faculty members. Our mission is to provide excellence in patient care, education, research, service and healthcare delivery for the people of Arizona and beyond.  Read more...



Dec 7, 2017

The Tucson community is invited to a public preview Dec. 11 of Banner – University Medicine North, a new, $100 million outpatient campus on North Campbell Avenue opening later this month providing convenient, state-of-the-art care by Banner – University Medical Group specialists.

Nov 15, 2017

To mark the 50th anniversary of the College of Medicine – Tucson, the college's dean reflects on its impact over the last half-century.

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Sep 20, 2017

Alex Sandweiss, University of Arizona Medical Student, has been awarded a Visiting Medical Student Scholarship from the American Academy of Neurology.