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FSHD Affiliate Faculty

FSHD Affiliate Faculty

Richard Wahl, MD

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Richard Wahl, MD
Professor, Pediatrics
University of Arizona, College of Medicine
Family Studies and Human Development
Building: Arizona Health Sciences Center (#201)
Room # : 3444
(520) 626-6303

Adolescent Medicine

Board Certifications:
American Board of Pediatrics-Adolescent Medicine
American Board of Pediatrics

Thaddeus Pace, PhD

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Thaddeus Pace, PhD
Assistant Professor, University of Arizona College of Nursing
Community & Systems Health Science Division
Family Studies and Human Development
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  • Endocrine and immune system changes in stress-related psychiatric illness
  • Endocrine and inflammatory immune alterations as a result of adverse early life trauma
  • Novel contemplative interventions to optimize psychological, inflammatory immune, and endocrine responses to stress
  • Novel, natural anti-inflammatory compounds such as curcumin to promote health and wellness

Mindfulness Training May Assuage Early-Life Trauma

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Norton School Affiliate Faculty Thaddeus Pace on how mindfullness and resilience can help with the effects of traumatic stress.

We live in an increasingly stressful world. There’s an aspirational sense things should improve with time, witness the U.S. War on Poverty or the U.N. Millennium Development Goals. Read more »

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Why following through with household chores is everything

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Norton School Alum, Dr. Renée Peltz Dennison shares her expertise on creating a fulfilling and successful relationship. In this podcast, Dr. Dennison gives relationship advice on why following through with household chores is everything!

Join Norton School Alum Dr. Renée Peltz Dennison as she shares her expertise on creating a fulfilling and successful relationship. Read more »

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Meant to Be: UA Employees Share Their Love Stories

Netzin and Dieter, lecturers in the John & Doris Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences, share a common passion for understanding animal behavior. Read more »

Norton School Staffer Receives Ben's Bell

The recipient of this week’s Ben’s Bell is Julie Longstaff. She was nominated by Nancy Graham on behalf of the Council of Alumni and Friends of the John and Doris Norton School of Fam Read more »

2013 FCS Council of Alumni and Friends Awards

Congratulations to the award winners, who will be honored at the 2013 Homecoming Luncheon in McClelland Park.


The Developmental Course of Romantic Relationships

This multidisciplinary text highlights the development of romantic relationships, from initiation to commitment or demise, by highlighting the historical context, current research and theory, and d Read more »

Ag enrollment up 18 percent at University of Arizona

It is a worry for many parents of college students – will there be jobs waiting for their daughter or son after graduation? Read more »

UA General education course examines role of father figure

Two UA professors are promoting the importance of the father figure, both in human development and development in other species, through a new course. Read more »

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