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First Human Tests of Meth Medication Completed

Dec. 19, 2012 | InterveXion Therapeutics LLC and the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) have successfully completed dosing in the first human safety study of a medication to help methamphetamine users fight their addictions.

By | December 19th, 2012|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Brain Study Aims to Help Abused Girls

July 16, 2012 | A researcher at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Psychiatric Research Institute has received $405,000 for a two-year brain imaging study that will help target mental health treatments for abused adolescent girls.

By | July 16th, 2012|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Brain Imaging Study to Help Target Psychological Treatment for Abused Adolescent Girls

<span style="font-family: times new roman, serif; font-size: 12pt;">LITTLE ROCK – A researcher at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Psychiatric Research Institute has received $405,000 for a two-year brain imaging study that will help target mental health treatments for abused adolescent girls</span>.

By | July 11th, 2012|Media Contact - Taylor/Peel, UAMS News|0 Comments

Stanford, UAMS Study Offers First Look at Restaurants’ Response to Prohibiting Toys With Unhealthy Meals

LITTLE ROCK – Some restaurants recently prohibited from using toys to promote unhealthy children’s meals in California responded by promoting healthier menu items with toys, but no restaurants added healthier menu items, according to a study that involved a University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) researcher.

By | December 8th, 2011|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

Women More Likely to Have ‘Broken Heart Syndrome’

Nov. 29, 2011 | A University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) study has found that women are 7.5 times more likely to experience “broken heart syndrome,” heart attack-like symptoms that occur during sudden or continuing stress.

By | November 29th, 2011|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Public Health Study Shows State Medicaid Savings

Nov. 7, 2011 | Enhancing access to home and community-based health care services to the disabled and elderly can save millions in the Arkansas Medicaid program, according to a researcher at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health.

By | November 7th, 2011|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Melanoma Survivors Prone to New Cancers, UAMS Finds

Nov. 2, 2011 | Melanoma skin cancer survivors are much more likely than the general population to have future new cases of invasive melanomas and other cancers, says a national study led by UAMS’ Appathurai Balamurugan, M.D., M.P.H.

By | November 2nd, 2011|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Study: Melanoma Survivors at High Risk for Future Cancers

LITTLE ROCK – Melanoma skin cancer survivors are much more likely than the general population to have future new cases of invasive melanomas and other cancers, says a national study led by UAMS’ Appathurai Balamurugan, M.D., M.P.H.

By | November 2nd, 2011|Media Contact - Taylor/Peel, UAMS News|0 Comments

State Medicaid Savings Created by Better Access to Health Services, UAMS Study Shows

LITTLE ROCK – Enhancing access to home and community-based health care services to the disabled and elderly can save millions in the Arkansas Medicaid program, according to a researcher at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health.

By | October 20th, 2011|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS, 40 Partners Kick Off Rural Health Study

LITTLE ROCK – The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and 40 organizations have begun a partnership to develop policy recommendations that address critical rural health care needs in Arkansas.

By | September 27th, 2011|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments