//Tag:Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute

NIH Awards Early Career Grants to Two UAMS Translational Research Institute–Trained Researchers

July 5, 2016 | University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) early career researchers Joshua Kennedy, M.D., and Taren Swindle, Ph.D., are recipients of National Institutes of Health (NIH) grants that will support their work over the next several years. In May, Kennedy, whose laboratory is at Arkansas Children’s Hospital Research Institute (ACHRI) on the Arkansas [...]

By | 2017-05-18T11:50:21+00:00 July 5th, 2016|News Release, Research, University News|0 Comments

UAMS, Baylor Study Finds Neonatal Hypoglycemia May Affect School-Age Academic Outcomes

Newborns with transient low blood sugar may have lower literacy and math achievement test scores in fourth grade, according to researchers from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and Baylor College of Medicine in Houston in a report published online today in the journal JAMA Pediatrics.

By | 2017-01-28T09:44:01+00:00 August 24th, 2015|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, News Release|0 Comments

Medical Complexity Leads to Unmet Needs, Study Finds

LITTLE ROCK — Special needs children with medical complexity, who see multiple specialists for more than one chronic condition, are more likely to have a health care need go unmet, according to a paper by Dennis Kuo, M.D., an associate professor of pediatrics at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and the Arkansas Children’s Hospital Research Institute, published this month in the prestigious, peer-reviewed journal Health Affairs.

By | 2017-01-28T09:45:14+00:00 December 8th, 2014|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments