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Oct. 27 Science Café — ‘Novel Cancer Treatments’

LITTLE ROCK – Science Café Little Rock, co-sponsored by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), will hold its next public forum, Novel Cancer Treatments, on Oct. 27. Panelists will discuss promising research avenues and current cancer treatments. Held from 7-9 p.m. at Afterthought Bistro & Bar in Little Rock’s Hillcrest neighborhood, Science Café [...]

By | October 7th, 2015|News Release|0 Comments

Prostate Cancer

Episode titles include: Size of a Walnut, Many types of cells, Rare in men under 40, Noticeable symptoms, and 3 basic options. These programs were first broadcast the week of August 28, 2015.

By | August 26th, 2015|Here's To Your Health|0 Comments

UAMS Takes ROC Stars Out to the Ballgame

Aug. 18, 2015 | While fans gathered for an Arkansas Travelers baseball game Aug. 14, the real heroes of the night also prepared to take the field.

By | August 18th, 2015|Featured, Medical News|0 Comments

Pain Clinic

Pain Clinic Suffering from back pain, cancer, shingles and other forms of chronic pain does not have to be a way of life. The Pain Clinic at UAMS offers you hope. Our multidisciplinary team combines the skills of a pain management physician, physiatrists (physicians specializing in physical medicine and rehabilitation), neuroradiologists and neurosurgeons. Located [...]

By | June 26th, 2015|Comments Off on Pain Clinic

TomoTherapy

TomoTherapy The TomoTherapy Hi Art System® is a revolutionary way to deliver radiation treatment for cancer. This state-of-the-art treatment is offered to UAMS patients at the UAMS Radiation Oncology Center, located adjacent to the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute. TomoTherapy allows your UAMS doctor to check the location of your tumor before each treatment and [...]

By | June 26th, 2015|Comments Off on TomoTherapy

Patient Education and Resources

Patient Education and Resources Ottenheimer Cancer Education Center at UAMS Most patients find that cancer is easier to confront and handle when they know the facts about cancer and its treatment. If you are feeling overwhelmed and are looking for ways to assist a friend or family member with cancer, the Ottenheimer Cancer Education Center [...]

By | June 26th, 2015|Comments Off on Patient Education and Resources

Behavioral Medicine Clinic

Behavioral Medicine Clinic Coping with serious illness or other stressful life changes can be highly challenging. The experienced staff members at the Behavioral Medicine Clinic offer support for patients and family members with a range of medical and stress-related disorders. We can help you learn ways to manage symptoms, improve coping and enhance quality-of-life and wellness. Our caring and compassionate specialists provide [...]

By | June 26th, 2015|Comments Off on Behavioral Medicine Clinic

UAMS Medical Center – University of Arkansas Medical Sciences

UAMS  -- University of Arkansas Medical Sciences At the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, we are the home of the state’s only academic health sciences center. With clinics covering nearly every medical specialty, our research and educational programs inspire new knowledge that results in better diagnosis and more advanced patient care. [...]

By | June 26th, 2015|Comments Off on UAMS Medical Center – University of Arkansas Medical Sciences

UAMS Researcher Receives Best NIH score for New Concept Early Disease Diagnosis with Photoswitchable Nanoparticles

Nov. 14, 2014 | University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) researcher Vladimir Zharov, Ph.D., D.Sc., recently was awarded a $1.5 million R01 grant by the National Institutes of Health to investigate his diagnostic concept — “In vivo reading written in blood” — with new stimuli-responsive nanoparticles circulating in blood.

By | November 14th, 2014|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Researcher Awarded $1.5 Million Grant to Study Early Disease Diagnosis with Nanoparticles

LITTLE ROCK – University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) researcher Vladimir Zharov, Ph.D., D.Sc., recently was awarded a $1.5 million grant by the National Institutes of Health to investigate the use of nanoparticles in cancer diagnosis and treatment.

By | November 13th, 2014|Media Contact - Taylor/Peel, UAMS News|0 Comments