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Radiation Effects Expert Martin Hauer-Jensen Invested in J. Thomas May Distinguished Endowed Chair in Oncology

Sept. 1, 2016 | The family of the late William E. “Bill” Clark has given $300,000 to establish a distinguished endowed chair in honor of J. Thomas May in which world-renowned radiation effects expert Martin Hauer-Jensen, M.D., Ph.D., was invested Aug. 29 at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). Hauer-Jensen, a professor of [...]

By | September 1st, 2016|Cancer, News Release, University News|0 Comments

Friends of UAMS – Jonesboro Meets at Rotary Club

March 11, 2016 | More than 125 business and community leaders and members of the Rotary Club of Jonesboro enjoyed an afternoon of food and conversation March 8, during the second gathering of the Friends of UAMS – Jonesboro Chapter. The Friends of UAMS-Joneboro Chapter and the Rotary Club of Jonesboro meet for lunch [...]

By | March 11th, 2016|University News|0 Comments

Three Grants Presented to UAMS Cancer Researchers

Jan. 29, 2016 | Three UAMS scientists recently received start-up grants to advance their cancer research. The three grants of $10,000 each were presented to investigators at the UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute by the Envoys, a volunteer advocacy group of the Cancer Institute Foundation, during their “Doctor is In” reception and research poster [...]

By | January 29th, 2016|University News|0 Comments

UAMS Becomes Home to Cancer Imaging Archive for NCI

Dec. 4, 2015 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has become home to The Cancer Imaging Archive of the National Cancer Institute (NCI) with the transfer to UAMS of more than 40 terabytes of data from the archive’s former home at Washington University in St. Louis. Prior on his computer monitor displays [...]

By | December 4th, 2015|University News|0 Comments

UAMS Becomes Home to Cancer Imaging Archive for National Cancer Institute

LITTLE ROCK – The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has become home to The Cancer Imaging Archive of the National Cancer Institute (NCI) with the transfer to UAMS of more than 40 terabytes of data from the archive’s former home at Washington University in St. Louis. “Through the archive, UAMS has important linkages [...]

By | December 4th, 2015|News Release|0 Comments

UAMS Takes ROC Stars Out to the Ballgame

Aug. 18, 2015 | While fans gathered for an Arkansas Travelers baseball game Aug. 14, the real heroes of the night also prepared to take the field.

By | August 18th, 2015|Featured, Medical News|0 Comments

UAMS Wintrhrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute Benefits From FFANY Charitable Shoe Sale on QVC

LITTLE ROCK - The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) got a boost in the fight against breast cancer with money generated by the 21st annual QVC Presents “FFANY Shoes on Sale,” held in October 2014.

By | July 24th, 2015|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell|0 Comments

UAMS Names Henry Wong, M.D., Ph.D., Dermatology Chair

LITTLE ROCK — Henry K. Wong, M.D., Ph.D., has been named chair of the Department of Dermatology at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), effective April 1.

By | May 27th, 2015|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments

Easts Give $1 Million for Surgical Oncology Chair

May 8, 2015 | A $1 million gift by James C. and Mary Kay East to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has established the Kent C. Westbrook, M.D. Chair in Surgical Oncology. The chair will provide resources to ensure patients have the opportunity to understand their disease and participate in decisions based on scientific evidence, treatment availability and their own wishes.

By | May 8th, 2015|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

James C. and Mary Kay East Donate $1 Million To Establish UAMS Chair in Surgical Oncology

LITTLE ROCK – A $1 million gift by James C. and Mary Kay East to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has established the Kent C. Westbrook, M.D. Chair in Surgical Oncology. The chair will provide resources to ensure patients have the opportunity to understand their disease and participate in decisions based on scientific evidence, treatment availability and their own wishes.