• 2018 Tucson Gay Pride, successful collaboration with Banner and UAHS LGBTQ+ Interest Group

The University of Arizona Health Sciences (UAHS) LGBTQ+ Interest Group was created to support and provide a safe, accepting, inclusive, and respectful environment for our LGBTQ+ Health Science Community and allies. 

UAHS LGBTQ+ Interest Group

Message from the Co-Chairs

The UAHS LGBTQ+ Interest Group serves our four Health Sciences Campuses (College of Medicine, College of Pharmacy, College of Nursing and College of Public Health). We work toward creating and maintaining a safe, inclusive, and equitable environment for LGBTQ+ students, staff, faculty, residents, fellows, and patients. 

Gloria J. Guzman Perez-Carrillo, MD, MSc       
Assistant Professor of Radiology
Director, Advanced Neuro-Imaging Initiative
Assistant Residency Program Director - Research

Violet Siwik, MD
Assistant Dean of Student Affairs
College of Medicine-Tucson

UAHS LGBTQ+ Interest Group 2018-2019 Series


March 22, 2019

Fresh AZ Summit: Maximizing effective integrated care for tobacco-using LGBTQ+ populations


February 5, 2019

The UAHS LGBTQ+ Interest Group presents the UAHS LGBTQ+ Symposium & Community Fair. We encourage all to attend the poster sessions during lunch and/or the community fair & networking sessions. Please RSVP here.


December 4, 2018

All faculty, residents, fellows, students, staff, allies and community partners are welcome to network and learn more about our UAHS LGBTQ+ Interest Group and its members. Please RSVP here.


December 4, 2018

Join us as we learn about TIHAN’s mission of HIV education and support, and how its programs have grown and adapted to respond to the changing needs of people living with HIV. Please RSVP here.