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UAMS Researchers Receive $538,781 Grant to Study Opioid Prescribing and Dispensing

Jan. 26, 2015 | Two University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) research scientists recently were awarded a three-year $538,781 grant by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) to investigate the opioid prescribing and dispensing decision making processes of primary care providers and pharmacists.

By | January 26th, 2015|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Researchers Awarded $538,781 Grant to Study Opioid Prescribing and Dispensing

LITTLE ROCK – Two University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) research scientists recently were awarded a three-year $538,781 grant by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) to investigate the opioid prescribing and dispensing decision making processes of primary care providers and pharmacists.

By | January 26th, 2015|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments

Research Study Using ADHD Drugs to Treat Addiction

LITTLE ROCK – A team of University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) researchers are studying the potential of two drugs used to treat Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in helping addicts overcome their dependence on methamphetamine.

By | August 28th, 2014|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

Researchers Receive $1.45 Million Grant to Study Link Between Trauma and Drug Addiction in Women

A team of University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) researchers has received a grant worth $1.45 million from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) to study the effects of trauma on adolescent girls in hopes of establishing a direct connection to substance abuse in adult women.

By | May 29th, 2014|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments