The University of Arizona

BioCommunications Departmental Updates

BioCom’s service desk is now open for questions, pick-ups, and deliveries. Hours of operation are:

Monday: 8:00am – 4:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Wednesday: 8:00am – 4:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Fridays: Working Remotely.

Please call 520.626.7343 or email

Our photographers are now taking appointments for portrait and group sittings. Available times will be Monday through Thursday between the hours of 8:00am and 4:00pm. Please email to start the process.

For Video production services, please contact Gilberto Vega (

Poster printing services are available Monday through Thursday from 8:00am – 4:00pm. Please allow one business day for printing. The poster request form can be found at

Copy Services are available in the main BioCom office, room 3404 and is open on Monday through Thursday between the hours of 9:00am and 4:00 pm. Intermittent Hours on Fridays. Please complete a request at For class notes, please send an email to

For classroom support services, contact: 
Ricky Bergeron
Barry Bernard

For web services and graphic design, contact:
Alex Lyon (web and graphic design)
Edgar Mendoza (graphic design)


Photography Services

Toxicology lab by Kris Hanning

Our pictures are worth googol words

  • Patient documentation
  • Staff photos
  • Operating room photography
  • Hi-resolution research images
  • Outreach and marketing photography
  • Architectural photos

The Medical Photography Section at BioCommunications offers the UAHS community access to a full complement of professional photographic services. Our highly experienced and talented photographers handle everything from surgical medical photos to general illustrative photogrpahy for brochures, annual reports, and outreach campaigns.

If it’s a professional portrait you need, just call to make an appointment in our studio for a portrait sitting…we’ll make you look your best! So, whatever photographic need you may have, we are here to help, please call anytime for a consultation or appointment.


  • Toxicology lab by Kris Hanning
  • Mix and Mingle event by Rick Kopstein
  • Childrens AZ Cardinals visit by Mark Thaler
  • Schroader lab by Kris Hanning
  • Class of 2020 by Mark Thaler
  • College of Pharmacy White Coat by Kris Hanning
  • RadOnc Clinic at Orange Grove by Mark Thaler
  • Protemics lab by Kris Hanning
  • Diamond Childrens AZ Cardinals visit by Mark Thaler
  • Nephrology lab by Kris Hanning
  • Center for Creative Photography Director's Circle by Rick Kopstein
  • Photo portraits by Mark Thaler

Service Team

Rick Kopstein
(520) 626-0141
Mitchell Masilun
(520) 626-7343