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Jan. 23 Science Café — ‘The Science of Social Media’

LITTLE ROCK — Science Café Little Rock, co-sponsored by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), will hold its next public forum, The Science of Social Media, on Jan. 23. Panelists will discuss the positives and negatives of social media as a widely used global communications and employment recruiting tool. Science Café will be [...]

By | 2018-01-18T09:02:06+00:00 January 18th, 2018|News Release|0 Comments

Relationship Enrichment Series Aimed At Helping Couples

Jan. 11, 2018 | Struggling with what to get your significant other for Valentine’s Day this year? Why not give the gift of a more meaningful relationship! The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Couples Center is hosting a four-week relationship enrichment series, designed to help couples make their bond stronger, happier and healthier. [...]

By | 2018-01-11T11:04:05+00:00 January 11th, 2018|News Release|0 Comments

UAMS Sets February Adult Computer Classes

Jan. 10, 2018 | Four computer classes — Computer Basics, Introduction to Genealogy, Intermediate Computers and Intermediate Computers for the Mac — and one computer workshop — One-on-One Computer Support — will be taught in February for adults at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging. The courses [...]

By | 2018-01-10T11:13:39+00:00 January 10th, 2018|News Release|0 Comments

UAMS to Offer 7-Week Freedom From Smoking Program Starting Jan. 23

LITTLE ROCK — Anyone ready to quit smoking is invited to participate in a free seven-week program sponsored by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). The small-group Freedom from Smoking program will meet from 5-6:30 p.m. for seven Tuesdays starting Jan. 23 at 900 John Barrow Road. There is no cost to participate. [...]

By | 2018-01-08T09:57:33+00:00 January 8th, 2018|News Release|0 Comments

Briggs Trust Donates $436,000 for Schizophrenia Research at UAMS

Jan. 3, 2018 | A gift of $436,000 will allow the Psychiatric Research Institute at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) to fund additional research into schizophrenia, a serious mental disorder that can cause hallucinations, delusions and a loss of touch with reality. The donation from the Caroline T. Briggs Charitable Trust was [...]

By | 2018-01-03T09:59:45+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|News Release, Research, University News|0 Comments

Terry Angtuaco, M.D., Inducted as Inaugural Fellow to American Association for Women Radiologists

Dec. 19, 2017 | Terry Angtuaco, M.D., a professor in the College of Medicine’s Department of Radiology at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), was one of 18 inducted recently into the inaugural fellowship class of the American Association for Women Radiologists. The class was recognized at the 2017 Radiological Society of North America [...]

By | 2017-12-19T10:10:42+00:00 December 19th, 2017|News Release|0 Comments

Study Shows Key Molecular Differences in Childhood Acute Myeloid Leukemia Could Lead to Better Treatment

LITTLE ROCK – A scientist at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) is among the lead authors of a study that could lead to more effective therapies for children with acute myeloid leukemia (AML). UAMS’ Jason Farrar, M.D., and collaborators at eleven other institutions published their study in the journal Nature Medicine and [...]

By | 2017-12-19T09:56:30+00:00 December 19th, 2017|Faculty, News Release, UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Northwest Regional Campus Launches Pacific Islander Health Research Network, Earns Grant Funding

Dec. 18, 2017 | To ensure health research about Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders reaches those populations, the Center for Pacific Islander Health at the Northwest Regional Campus of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has launched the Pacific Islander Health Research Network. The network will disseminate results of studies and trials involving Native [...]

By | 2017-12-18T10:52:38+00:00 December 18th, 2017|News Release|0 Comments