Bioscience

St. Joseph’s, UA in talks for Phoenix cancer clinic

May 20, 2009

By Flinn Foundation

[Source: Ken Alltucker, The Arizona Republic] – The University of Arizona is pursuing negotiations with St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center that could bring a branch of the Arizona Cancer Center to central Phoenix.

UA representatives envision a clinic, perhaps at or near the hospital’s campus, that would include cutting-edge cancer treatments for patients as well as research opportunities for students, faculty and physicians at UA’s medical school in Phoenix.

Both sides confirm that they have been discussing a partnership for months, but many questions remain unanswered about a possible deal

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