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Inspired Since Childhood, UAPB Graduate Hopes to One Day Treat Sickle Cell Patients

Nov. 21, 2017 | Xavius Hymes, of Pine Bluff, has had a lifelong support group to help him mange sickle cell disease. Now the 22-year-old is looking to the future and the possibility of becoming a doctor to care for patients like himself. Diagnosed at birth, doctors say Hymes has always been proactive in taking [...]

By | 2017-12-08T14:41:30+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Featured, UAMS News|0 Comments

Advocacy, Expertise on Display at UAMS’ Sickle Cell Symposium

Oct. 12, 2016 | After attending the Sickle Cell Symposium at UAMS, Dalissa Robinson didn’t feel as alone in coping with her sickle cell disease as she sometimes does. “I was impressed by what strong advocates the symposium speakers are,” Robinson said. “We don’t have enough advocates for sickle cell disease. I like how they [...]

By | 2017-01-28T09:42:28+00:00 October 12th, 2016|University News|0 Comments