//Tag:Arkansas Research Alliance

David W. Ussery, Ph.D., Invested in Inaugural Helen Adams & Arkansas Research Alliance Endowed Chair in Bioinformatics

Feb. 24, 2017 | David W. Ussery, Ph.D., director of the Arkansas Center for Genomic Epidemiology & Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), was invested Feb. 21 as the inaugural recipient of the Helen Adams & Arkansas Research Alliance (ARA) Endowed Chair in Biomedical Informatics. Ussery, who has worked with bacterial genomics since [...]

By | 2017-05-10T16:41:50+00:00 February 24th, 2017|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Chancellor Dan Rahn Announces Retirement

Sept. 19, 2016 | Dan W. Rahn, M.D., chancellor of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) since 2009, announced today that he plans to retire effective July 31, 2017. During Rahn’s tenure at UAMS, the state’s only academic health sciences university and largest public employer, has undergone a significant transformation, expanding educational, clinical [...]

By | 2017-01-28T09:42:37+00:00 September 19th, 2016|University News|0 Comments

UAMS Researchers David Ussery, Hong-yu Li Named ARA Scholars

Sept. 8, 2016 | UAMS biomedical informatics researcher David Ussery, Ph.D., and UAMS cancer treatment researcher Hong-yu Li, Ph.D., were named Arkansas Research Alliance (ARA) Scholars at a news conference today at the State Capitol. Ussery and Li each were presented with a certificate by Gov. Asa Hutchinson, ARA Board of Trustees Chair Sonja Hubbard [...]

By | 2017-01-28T09:42:39+00:00 September 8th, 2016|University News|0 Comments

Hong-Yu Li, Ph.D., Named ARA Scholar, Awarded Adams Chair

May 16, 2016 | Hong-yu Li, Ph. D., a professor in the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Pharmacy’s Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, was named an Arkansas Research Alliance (ARA) Scholar at a news conference today at the Governor’s Mansion. Ross McCaskill, left, great-nephew of Helen Adams; Jerry Adams, ARA president and [...]

By | 2017-01-28T09:42:59+00:00 May 16th, 2016|News Release, University News|0 Comments

Michael Owens, Ph.D., Named Arkansas Research Alliance Fellow

Dec. 11, 2015 | The Arkansas Research Alliance named UAMS’ Michael Owens, Ph.D., an ARA Fellow during a news conference Dec. 10 at the state Capitol. Michael Owens, Ph.D., (second from right) poses for a picture with Arkansas Research Alliance President and CEO Jerry Adams, ARA board chair Sonja Hubbard and Gov. Asa Hutchinson. [...]

By | 2017-01-28T09:43:36+00:00 December 11th, 2015|University News|0 Comments