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One in 77 Arkansas Children Has Autism Spectrum Disorder, Says New CDC/UAMS Report

April 27, 2018 | An estimated  one in 77 Arkansas children are identified as having Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), according to a new report by the Arkansas Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring (AR ADDM) Program of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). The new Arkansas numbers are based on information collected from health [...]

By | 2018-04-27T09:56:42+00:00 April 27th, 2018|University News|0 Comments

UAMS, Arkansas Department of Education Partner to Implement $1.2 Million Grant for School Telemedicine

Nov. 21, 2016 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and the Arkansas Department of Education are partnering to implement a $1.2 million pilot program that will provide telemedicine to students, educators and families in rural Arkansas communities. School Telemedicine in Arkansas (STAR) is the first ever effort to bring telemedicine care to Arkansas’ [...]

By | 2017-03-23T08:37:12+00:00 November 21st, 2016|News Release|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