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Out of Research at UAMS HD Nursing Grows, Succeeds in Business

Feb. 13, 2018 | Increasing success in preventing injuries to patients in falling accidents has resulted in ever rising licensing revenue for HD Nursing, a company started with help from BioVentures at UAMS. “By the end of 2016, we were at about $250,000; at the end of 2017, over $500,000 just in licensing fees,” said [...]

By | 2018-02-16T09:49:15+00:00 February 16th, 2018|University News|0 Comments

Stroke Survivor Beats the Odds with Help from AR SAVES Network

Feb. 12, 2018 | Time seemed to have run out for Larry Guthrie, 49, on April 27, 2017. But the statewide tele-stroke network and quick-responding emergency medical professionals in Bald Knob and Searcy all saved him precious time in stroke treatment and ensured that the saved time meant a saved life. The tele-stroke network, the [...]

By | 2018-02-16T09:32:33+00:00 February 16th, 2018|Featured, Patient Stories|0 Comments

UAMS 12th Street Health & Wellness Center to Host ‘Confidence Project’ Feb. 3

Jan. 22, 2018 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) 12th St. Health & Wellness Center invites girls ages 10-18 to participate Feb. 3 in the Confidence Project, covering topics from women’s health and social wellness to physical wellness and mental health. The free, one-day class will be from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at [...]

By | 2018-01-22T10:06:53+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|News Release|0 Comments

UAMS Sees Changes in Patient Care, Education, Research in 2017

Dec. 28, 2017 | For UAMS, 2017 was a year of leadership changes and opening new buildings, of grants awarded for research and awards granted in recognition and praise. In late December that University of Arkansas System President Donald R. Bobbit will recommend to the UA Board of Trustees that Cam Patterson, M.D., be the [...]

By | 2017-12-28T13:28:29+00:00 December 28th, 2017|Featured, University News|0 Comments

Pharmacy Conference Keeps Pharmacists Up to Date

Dec. 20, 2017 | On a Sunday morning in a UAMS auditorium, John Kirtley, Pharm.D., engaged his audience in a brief call-and-response dialogue. “How many hydrocodone pills were dispensed in Arkansas last year?” Kirtley asked. Scattered voices called out guesses. Kirtley told them the total: It was 108 million, and another 49 million oxycodone pills [...]

By | 2017-12-20T09:11:41+00:00 December 20th, 2017|University News|0 Comments

UAMS Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging Boasts Two Decades of Accomplishment

Dec. 14, 2017 | Unlike most 20 somethings who are starting careers and have relatively little yet they want to boast about, the UAMS Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging, which turned 20 this year, already can look back on a rich legacy of achievements. Like many things that grow, however, it started with a [...]

By | 2017-12-14T13:46:14+00:00 December 14th, 2017|University News|0 Comments

Dementia Update Educates Health Care Professionals, Caregivers

Dec. 12, 2017 | If nothing improves in dementia care in the next three decades, then by 2050 taking care of people with dementia will cost $1 trillion annually in the United States, a guest speaker warned Dec. 2 during the Dementia Update conference at UAMS. Lyketsos, M.D., left, visits with Mark Pippenger, M.D., [...]

By | 2017-12-12T10:39:19+00:00 December 12th, 2017|University News|0 Comments

UAMS Research Grants Surge 53 Percent to $170.6 Million in Fiscal Year 2017

Dec. 12, 2017 | Research funding at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) grew 53 percent during the last fiscal year, contributing to the Arkansas economy and bringing the potential to grow new businesses. From $111.6 million in fiscal year 2016 to $170.6 million in fiscal year 2017, which ended June 30, the [...]

By | 2017-12-12T10:14:30+00:00 December 12th, 2017|News Release|0 Comments

12th Street Center Students, Faculty, Volunteers Observe World AIDS Day

Dec. 8, 2017 | For the fourth consecutive year, the UAMS 12th Street Health & Wellness Center observed World AIDS Day, and it has made the fight against AIDS an even more integral part of its health services by offering quarterly screenings for HIV. At the Nov. 30 event, the center again offered free HIV [...]

By | 2017-12-08T17:21:08+00:00 December 8th, 2017|University News|0 Comments

UAMS Northwest Regional Campus Accepting Applications for Summer Health Careers Program

Dec. 1, 2017 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Northwest Regional Campus is now accepting applications from students who will be entering the 11th or 12th grade and interested in exploring careers in health care for its two-week, intensive Medical Applications of Science for Health (MASH) programs. The Rogers area program is [...]

By | 2017-12-01T09:31:52+00:00 December 1st, 2017|News Release|0 Comments