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Researcher to Lead New Center for Childhood Obesity Prevention

Aug. 12, 2016 | UAMS researchers at a new National Institutes of Health-funded center will be working hard to shrink a number — the 39 percent of the state’s children who are overweight or obese. Funded by a $9.4 million, five-year grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), UAMS researcher Judith Weber, Ph. D., [...]

By | August 12th, 2016|Research, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Helps Launch Plan to Improve Arkansans’ Health

Oct. 15, 2015 | UAMS has joined with other state leaders in health care, education, business and government to launch a comprehensive plan to improve the health of all Arkansans. The plan, called Healthy Active Arkansas, was released Oct. 14 at a news conference at the State Capitol attended by representatives of the different sectors [...]

By | October 15th, 2015|University News|0 Comments