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Donna Gullette Named Outstanding UAMS Woman Faculty Member

May 11, 2016 | Donna Gullette, Ph.D., A.P.R.N., associate dean for practice and professor in the UAMS College of Nursing, received the 2016 Outstanding Woman Faculty Award from the UAMS Women’s Faculty Development Caucus. Gullette, who is also director of the college’s Master of Nursing Science (M.N.Sc.) program, was recognized April 28 at the caucus’ [...]

By | May 11th, 2016|Faculty, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Researcher’s HPV Vaccine Holds Promise for Saving Lives, Preventing Premature Births

Mayumi Nakagawa, M.D., Ph.D., LITTLE ROCK — A human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, discovered by a University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) researcher and recently shown to be safe, is being made available to a larger group of Arkansas women for further testing. In her recently completed phase I study involving 34 women, [...]

By | March 9th, 2016|Cancer, News Release|0 Comments

Cancer Program Focuses on State’s Cancer Disparity Rates

Feb. 18, 2016 | Joseph Su, Ph.D., M.P.H., and Mayumi Nakagawa, M.D., Ph.D., have a big job ahead of them. As co-directors of the Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences (CPPS) program in UAMS’ Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute, they are working to solve the problem of cancer disparity in Arkansas. According to the Centers for [...]

By | February 18th, 2016|University News|0 Comments

Vaccine for Existing HPV, Pre-Cancerous Lesions Shows Promise

A potential breakthrough HPV (human papillomavirus) vaccine for women who already have HPV appears to have passed its first major test for Mayumi Nakagawa, M.D., Ph.D., at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS).

By | May 9th, 2014|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments