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Memorial Event for Drs. James E. Dalen & Jay W. Smith

Join us in celebrating the lives of James E. Dalen, MD, MPH, and Jay W. Smith, MD. These former UArizona College of Medicine – Tucson top administrators, whose careers were intertwined for years, died within a few weeks of each other earlier this year.

Dr. Dalen served as the sixth dean of the College of Medicine – Tucson (1988-2001) and vice president of the UArizona Health Sciences (1995-2001). He championed creation of the Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health and Andrew Weil Center for Integrative Medicine. Learn more about Dr. Dalen's career here<>.

Dr. Smith enjoyed nearly three decades (1970-1999) on UArizona’s faculty, serving as director, Internal Medicine Residency Program; chief, Section of General Internal Medicine; and vice dean of academic affairs, College of Medicine – Tucson. Learn more about <> Dr. Smith's career here<>.

The evening’s program, organized by the College of Medicine – Tucson, includes a reception with light refreshments, remarks from leadership, photo slideshows, and open remarks from family & guests.




Event Details

Event Date:

Wednesday, May 22, 2024 - 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Event Location:

University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson Social Hall (Room 2500) 1501 N. Campbell Ave., Tucson, AZ 85724

Contact Information:

David Mogollon

Contact Email:

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