Discovering the Connection Between Environmental Arsenic Exposure and Type 2 Diabetes

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Welcoming the 2019-2020 UA SRP Training Core!

August 2019

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Remembering Dr. H. Vasken Aposhian

September 2019

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Kimberly Danny steps into her new position at Tohono O’odam Community College

August 2019

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Welcome to the University of Arizona Superfund Research Program

Hazardous Waste Risk and Remediation in the Southwest

The Superfund Research Program at the University of Arizona uses an interdisciplinary approach to study hazardous waste issues in the U.S. Southwest (including Arizona-Sonora border and Native Nations). We focus on arsenic and mine tailings. Our biomedical and environmental scientists collaborate to investigate risks, develop remediation strategies, and translate research findings to government stakeholders and the affected community. Our mission is to advance science and to use the research conducted by our program for the improvement of human health and the environment.