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UAMS Educates on Behavior in Autism and Down Syndrome

UAMS and the Arkansas Down Syndrome Association hosted its eighth conference for health care professionals, educators and caregivers at the UAMS Jackson T. Stephens Spine & Neurosciences Institute on April 26-27.

By | May 6th, 2014|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Genetic Medicine Marks More Than 40 Years

April 18, 2014 | Decades of work at UAMS unlocking the secrets of human genetic legacy have resulted in a legacy of accomplishment in genetic medicine.

By | April 18th, 2014|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Experts Gather for 17th Annual Rasco Symposium

March 27, 2014 | Experts from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) gathered March 14 to share information about the latest research and treatment innovations for colorectal cancer and gastrointestinal (GI) malignancies.

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

Medical Showcase Events Help Boost Collaboration

Sept. 13, 2013 | What began in late 2012 as an informal academic gathering has evolved into a must-attend social event for UAMS researchers, physicians, faculty and students as about 100 gathered Sept. 5 for “The Showcase of Medical Discoveries: A Focus on Personalized Medicine,” the fourth of an ongoing series.

By | September 13th, 2013|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Down Syndrome Symposium Attracts UAMS, National Experts

Ninety-nine percent of people with Down syndrome say that they are happy with their lives and 97 percent say they like who they are. These are just two of many positive statistics medical geneticist Brian Skotko, M.D., shared during the Arkansas Down Syndrome Conference on April 12 at UAMS.

By | April 19th, 2013|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Patients With Genetic Disorders Find Answers at New Library

April 8, 2013 | A library of resource materials for patients with genetic disorders and their families was dedicated today at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Medical Genetics Clinic in honor of donor Kye Masino, a Hot Springs eighth grader.

By | April 8th, 2013|Medical News, UAMS News|0 Comments