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Researchers Receive First USA CORNET Award

LITTLE ROCK — Cynthia Kane, Ph.D., and Kristin Hamre, Ph.D., are the first recipients of the USA CORNET Award, established by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) to promote collaborative research on substance abuse. The research duo — Kane of UAMS and Hamre of [...]

By | September 26th, 2016|News Release|0 Comments

Hill at UAMS to See Trauma Care Operations

Aug. 2, 2016 | As U.S. Rep. French Hill walked into the UAMS Medical Center’s Emergency Department, a trauma patient arrived on a gurney after transport there by helicopter. Secured to the gurney and bandaged, the patient was wheeled into an examination room. On a tour of the UAMS Medical Center's Emergency Department,U.S. Rep. [...]

By | August 2nd, 2016|University News|0 Comments

Tenn./UAMS Substance Abuse Researchers Seek Collaboration

June 20, 2016 │A national epidemic of drug overdoses was plenty of incentive for University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) substance abuse researchers to come together at UAMS looking for ways to strengthen their work through collaboration. The 30-plus  researchers from the Memphis-based university and about [...]

By | June 20th, 2016|Research, University News|0 Comments

Medical Showcase Highlights Grant-Funded Research

Feb. 23, 2016 | Twelve projects were on display Feb. 10 at the latest Showcase of Medical Discoveries wine-and-cheese event hosted by the UAMS College of Medicine. The series was created to foster communication and collaboration among UAMS researchers. The research featured at the reception in the 10th floor lobby of the UAMS Winthrop P. [...]

By | February 23rd, 2016|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Part of Arkansas Consortium Awarded $20 million by National Science Foundation

Aug. 3, 2015 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) is part of a consortium of Arkansas institutions that has been awarded a five-year, $20 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support research and development of novel, functional surfaces produced using innovative materials and having nano-sized structures and features.

By | August 3rd, 2015|University News|0 Comments

UAMS Part of Arkansas Consortium Awarded $20 million by National Science Foundation

LITTLE ROCK — The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS)  is part of a consortium of Arkansas institutions that has been awarded a five-year, $20 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF)  to support research and development  of novel, functional  surfaces produced using innovative materials and having nano-sized structures and features. The funding [...]

By | August 3rd, 2015|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, News Release|0 Comments

UAMS-based Arkansas INBRE Receives $3.9 million for Biomedical Research

June 26, 2015 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), administrator of the Arkansas INBRE program promoting biomedical research across the state, Lawrence Cornett, Ph.D., vice chancellor for research, and Helen Benes, Ph.D., associate director of the Arkansas INBRE.has been awarded $3.9 million by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to continue the program.

By | June 26th, 2015|University News|0 Comments

Rare Disease Discoveries Showcased at UAMS

March 9, 2015 | The fruitions of medical research were touted at a recent reception at UAMS focusing on rare diseases, including ALS and a form of non-Hodgkins lymphoma.

By | March 9th, 2015|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Nutrition Research Highlighted at Showcase

Nov. 24, 2014 |"You are what you eat". College of Medicine researchers gathered Nov. 12 for the Showcase of Medical Discoveries: A Focus on Nutrition with the data to prove or deny this familiar adage.

By | November 24th, 2014|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Arkansas Technology Summit to Showcase State’s Tech Companies Nov. 12-13

LITTLE ROCK – The Arkansas Technology Summit, a showcase of 20 of the fastest growing technology-based companies founded on research and innovation, is slated for Nov. 12-13 in Little Rock and North Little Rock.

By | November 3rd, 2014|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments