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Flinn Scholars Program to host five information sessions this spring

The Flinn Scholars Program will hold information sessions throughout Arizona in March and April to present the benefits of one of the most prestigious merit scholarships in the nation and share strategies to build the strongest application. Who Should Attend The information presented will be valuable for all high-school freshmen, sophomores, and juniors. Parents are […]


Expanded Barrow-ASU imaging center offers unique opportunities for Arizona biomedical researchers

By Brian Powell Flinn Foundation The Barrow-ASU Center for Preclinical Imaging recently completed a $1.25 million expansion to provide Arizona biomedical researchers the only facility in the state where MRI, CT, and PET scans are available in one location for the preclinical study of diseases and potential treatments. The fee-based center on Dignity Health’s St. […]

Flinn Foundation employment opportunity - VP bioscience research


We’re hiring: Vice President, Bioscience Research Programs

The Phoenix-based Flinn Foundation is currently seeking candidates for one of its most important executive positions: Vice President, Bioscience Research Programs. This position will begin in summer 2018. The individual appointed as Vice President, Bioscience Research Programs, will exercise major responsibility for implementing goals for the Foundation’s primary area of grantmaking, working closely with a distinguished […]

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Flinn Scholar alum Christina Kwasnica makes long-term commitments to her patients, community

When Dr. Christina Kwasnica entered medical school following her years as a Flinn Scholar at the University of Arizona, she wanted to work in a field where she could form long-lasting relationships with her patients. And in the 17 years since joining Barrow Neurological Institute at Dignity Health St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center in […]