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UAMS, DHS Launch Free Consultation Service for Health Care Providers Treating Opioid-Addicted Patients

May 11, 2018 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and the Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) today launched a free one-on-one consultation service for health care providers treating patients diagnosed with opioid addiction. These providers can call the Medication-Assisted Treatment Recovery Initiative for Arkansas Rural Communities (MATRIARC) hotline for advice on a [...]

By | 2018-05-11T15:03:50+00:00 May 11th, 2018|Faculty, News Release, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Launches Free Video Conference Service About Opioids for Arkansas Health Care Providers

April 30, 2018 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has launched a free weekly education and consultation service for Arkansas health care providers to better manage chronic pain patients and those who need their opioid dosage reduced. Arkansas Improving Multidisciplinary Pain Care Treatment (AR-IMPACT) was announced today at a news conference at the [...]

By | 2018-04-30T13:14:53+00:00 April 30th, 2018|Faculty, News Release, University News|0 Comments

InterveXion Therapeutics, a UAMS Startup, Receives $14.5 Million to Develop Drug Therapies for Methamphetamine Users

LITTLE ROCK – A University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) BioVentures startup company, InterveXion Therapeutics LLC, has received two federal grants totaling $14.5 million for development of drug therapies that can help methamphetamine drug abusers break their addiction.

By | 2015-08-26T09:02:59+00:00 January 29th, 2015|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments