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CDC Awards UAMS $3.75 million for Arkansas Prevention Research Center

LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Prevention Research Center (ARPRC) at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health has been awarded an additional $3.75 million grant to continue the ARPRC’s activities for a new five-year period by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

By | February 26th, 2015|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

One in 65 Arkansas Children Has Autism Spectrum Disorder, Says New CDC/UAMS Report

LITTLE ROCK – One in 65 Arkansas children has been identified as having Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), according to a new report by the Arkansas Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring (AR ADDM) Program of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS).

By | March 27th, 2014|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS, Pulaski County Part of National Study Showing 23-Percent Increase in Autism Rates

LITTLE ROCK – Autism rates increased 23 percent from 2006 to 2008 according to a study released today by the national Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in which the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) participated.

By | March 29th, 2012|Media Contact - Taylor/Peel, UAMS News|0 Comments