2016 Research Academic Half Day

FIRST PLACE: Roberto Bernardo... Increased right ventricular (RV) wall thickness in advanced pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is associated with increased ventriculo-vascular (VV) stiffening and impaired treatment response to parenteral treprostinil.

Doctor's Dilemma 2014 Winners

Congratulations to our 2013 Doctors’ Dilemma First Prize Team: Glenn Stokken, MD, Emad N. Hammode, MD and Irbaz Riaz, MD led by Nasser Mohamoud, MBBS at the Arizona ACP competition.

2015 Team Building Retreat

PGY-3 residents find that they have trust in each other to be guided/supported through unknown territory.

Cultural event

Residents Sara Park, Cristian Dominguez and Brentin Roller enjoying our 2014-15 annual cultural event.

ACP Poster Presentaion Winner

Congratulations to first author, Jawad Bilal, MBBS! Winner of the Clinical Vignette Poster Competition at the 2015 National ACP Conference in Boston, MA. Our resident, Jawad Bilal, was honored as a "Young Achiever" at the conference.


Meet Our Chief Residents

Jawad Bilal, MBBS

Jawad Bilal was raised in Pakistan. He attended medical school at Nishtar Medical College, University of Health Sciences. Afterward, he moved to the United States and worked as a translational researcher in Cardiothoracic Surgery Department at the University of Arizona. He completed his Internal Medicine Residency training at University of Arizona and is applying for fellowship in Rheumatology.  His primary research interest is in spondyloarthropathies. Jawad serves as a clinical chief and the research chief for the 2017-18 academic year. In his free time he enjoys road trips, reading, and spending time with his family.