$1 Million Gift to Establish Endowed Chair at UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute
LITTLE ROCK – A $1 million donation to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) will be used to further cancer research and honor a longtime physician. The donor asked to remain anonymous.UAMS College of Medicine Recognized as National Leader in Conflict-of-Interest Standards
LITTLE ROCK — The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Medicine today was recognized in a nationwide study as being among the top five medical schools in meeting national clinical conflict-of-interest (CCOI) standards.UAMS Awarded $8.7 Million for Radiation Research
LITTLE ROCK – The Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) has exercised two contract options worth approximately $8.7 million with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) to proceed with advanced development of a promising treatment for use in radiological or nuclear emergency situations.College of Public Health Founds Advisory Board to Lead Development Efforts
The Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health (COPH) has established an advisory board to direct the College’s development efforts.Help UAMS Patients while Voting on the Best Tasting Bacon
LITTLE ROCK – Tickets are on sale now for the first Rock Town Bacon Throwdown, 1 p.m., Oct. 5 at War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock, a competition featuring local professional chefs serving their best bacon dishes in a cookoff contest to benefit patients at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Medical Center.UAMS Receives $135,000 for Teacher Health Education
LITTLE ROCK — Through a unique statewide outreach program of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), two grants totaling $135,000 will fund professional development for Arkansas’ pre-K-12 teachers.UAMS College of Medicine Alumnus Gives $500,000 to Honor Otolaryngology,
UAMS Researcher Awarded $150,000 Grant for Pancreatic Cancer Drug Treatment Improvement
LITTLE ROCK – Retired Little Rock otolaryngologist J. Floyd Kyser, M.D., recently gave $500,000 to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) for a professorship to honor the surgeon who trained with him as a resident and went on to become an international leader in otolaryngology and head and neck surgery at UAMS.
Sept. 5, 2013 | Wolf E. Heberlein, M.D., an assistant professor of radiology in the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Medicine, received a two-year $150,000 Research Scholar Grant from the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Research and Education (R&E) Foundation.UAMS Researcher’s Living Lung Innovations Aid $11.9 Million NIH Asthma Study
Living human lungs donated to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) are helping a multi-center team of researchers begin testing potential breakthrough asthma treatments as part of a five-year, $11.9 million study funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH).The Hat Club Presents UAMS with $20,000 Gift
The Hat Club of Little Rock, a non-profit organization that offers access to unique community service projects and supports charitable causes in the area, presented a gift of $20,000 to UAMS.