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UAMS’ Barone Named to FDA Tobacco Products Advisory Panel

LITTLE ROCK – Claudia Barone, Ed.D., A.P.R.N., a professor in the College of Nursing at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), has become the first nurse appointed to the Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

By | July 30th, 2014|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Drug Trial Leads to First FDA-Approved Treatment for Blood Disorder Called Castleman’s Disease

LITTLE ROCK – The first-ever treatment for a rare blood disorder called multicentric Castleman’s disease was approved recently by the Food and Drug Administration after drug trials headed by a researcher at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS).

By | May 12th, 2014|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Awarded $8.7 Million Contract for Radiation Research

Oct. 8, 2013 | The Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) has exercised two contract options worth approximately $8.7 million with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) to proceed with advanced development of a promising treatment for use in radiological or nuclear emergency situations.

By | October 8th, 2013|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Cancer Drug Developed by UAMS Professor Awarded FDA Approval

LITTLE ROCK — Valchlor, a breakthrough gel for treating lymphoma developed with the help of University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Pharmacy Professor Peter Crooks, Ph.D., recently won marketing approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

By | September 24th, 2013|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments