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FOX 16 Little Rock
UAMS Granted $7 Million for Minority Health Disparities ResearchLITTLE ROCK (News release) —The Arkansas Center for Health Disparities at the U
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 5 hours ago
LITTLE ROCK (News release) —The Arkansas Center for Health Disparities at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has been awarded a $7 million National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant for research on minority health disparities,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas center gets $7M to reduce children's exposure to tobacco smoke, prevent HIV among black inmatesblack inmates are the focus of a $7 million federal grant awarded to the Arkans
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
black inmates are the focus of a $7 million federal grant awarded to the Arkansas Center for Health Disparities at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. The center is one of 12 nationwide that conducts multidisciplinary research,... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Center at UAMS Gets $7M Grant for Minority Health Disparitiesblack inmates are the focus of a $7 million federal grant awarded to the Arkans
Arkansas Business / Posted 5 hours ago
black inmates are the focus of a $7 million federal grant awarded to the Arkansas Center for Health Disparities at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. The center is one of 12 nationwide that conducts multidisciplinary research,... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Arkansas center gets grant for minority health disparitiesblack inmates are the focus of a $7 million federal grant awarded to the Arkans
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 6 hours ago
black inmates are the focus of a $7 million federal grant awarded to the Arkansas Center for Health Disparities at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. The center is one of 12 nationwide that conducts multidisciplinary research,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Police say 4 accusers claim abuse by doctorWednesday, Arkansas Children's Hospital said the allegations do not involve the
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 hours ago
Wednesday, Arkansas Children's Hospital said the allegations do not involve the hospital, the hospital's patients or the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. "At Arkansas Children's, the safety of the children in our care is our number... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Little Rock doctor accused of molesting teens turns himself ininvolve volunteer work at a church and do not involve Arkansas Children's patie
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 19 hours ago
involve volunteer work at a church and do not involve Arkansas Children's patients, Arkansas Children's Hospital or the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. At Arkansas Children's, the safety of the children in our care is our number one... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Doctor Arrested on Sexual Assault Chargesinvolve volunteer work at a church and do not involve Arkansas Children's patie
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted yesterday
involve volunteer work at a church and do not involve Arkansas Children's patients, Arkansas Children's Hospital or the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. At Arkansas Children's, the safety of the children in our care is our number... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
New criminal-justice panel to be data-drivenworst drug-treatment systems that I've seen," said Zaller, an associate profess
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
worst drug-treatment systems that I've seen," said Zaller, an associate professor in the College of Public Health at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. For Buckner, he's troubled by "broken families ... specifically in the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Mental-crisis centers' progress lagsbetween August 2016 and August 2017, Hyde's office estimated. One person was lo
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
between August 2016 and August 2017, Hyde's office estimated. One person was locked up 35 times. In that same period, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock handled about 50 people with similar afflictions. Pulaski County... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Maurice Rigsby Named Vice Chancellor at UAMS (Movers & Shakers)Maurice Rigsby has been appointed vice chancellor for institutional relations a
Arkansas Business / Posted 4 days ago
Maurice Rigsby has been appointed vice chancellor for institutional relations at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock. Rigsby, an attorney, joined UAMS as a government relations liaison in 2014 and was promoted to assistant... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Licensing halt a bitter pillbill called the Dream Act that was introduced 16 years ago but never became law
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
bill called the Dream Act that was introduced 16 years ago but never became law. Ruvalcaba Serna, a junior at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, disclosed that she had deferred status before she enrolled at UAMS. She said she... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Baptist Health, Stage I Diagnostics Partner to Offer New Cancer Testscancer causing proteins in the blood with a simple blood test. Stage I was fou
Arkansas Business / Posted 7 days ago
cancer causing proteins in the blood with a simple blood test. Stage I was founded by Dr. Timothy O’Brien in 2005 at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences’ BioVentures. Greg Stubblefield, vice president of clinical services at Baptist,... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Translational Research Institute at UAMS Receives $3.5M GrantThe University of Arkansas For Medical Sciences announced Wednesday that its Tr
Arkansas Business / Posted 7 days ago
The University of Arkansas For Medical Sciences announced Wednesday that its Translational Research Institute has received a $3.5 million Clinical and Translational Science Award. The funding will be distributed through Aug. 31 and comes from the... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Changes on the way for Medicare recipientsCenter on Aging-Northeast, located at 303 East Matthews, is part of the Donald
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 7 days ago
Center on Aging-Northeast, located at 303 East Matthews, is part of the Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). Support is also provided by St. Bernards Healthcare. Watch Region 8 News... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Changes on the way for Medicare recipientsCenter on Aging-Northeast, located at 303 East Matthews, is part of the Donald
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 7 days ago
Center on Aging-Northeast, located at 303 East Matthews, is part of the Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). Support is also provided by St. Bernards Healthcare. Watch Region 8 News... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Three candidates in running to be UAMS chancellorThree candidates, including an internal one, have applied to become the next ch
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Three candidates, including an internal one, have applied to become the next chancellor at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. The trio are the first round of applicants to go for the job since the University of Arkansas System... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State shift bars 9 nurse hopefulsDonald Trump's administration announced last month that it would wind down the
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Donald Trump's administration announced last month that it would wind down the program. Three nursing students at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences have deferred status, spokesman Leslie Taylor said. One nursing student at... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
LR hospital's new lab to give kids, the pregnant workoutscultural and familial factors, said Sean Adams, director of the the nutrition c
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
cultural and familial factors, said Sean Adams, director of the the nutrition center and a professor of pediatrics at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. "But there are also very likely some physiological factors, as well," he... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
UAMS to Provide Adult Vaccinations Oct. 20LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (News release) - The University of Arkansas for Medical Scien
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 10 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (News release) - The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Schmieding Caregiver Training Program and Walgreens are working together to provide adult vaccinations Oct. 20 at the UAMS Donald W. Reynolds Institute on... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Save your friends, family from catching your fluit throughout the community. When more people get vaccinated, fewer people get
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
it throughout the community. When more people get vaccinated, fewer people get sick. So, what is in a flu shot? The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences' Dr. Keyur Vyas, an associate professor and medical director for infection... Read more
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The Daily Siftings Herald
Pastor and wife to celebrate Silver Anniversaryhospital chaplain was another milestone, as he completed the Clinical Pastoral
The Daily Siftings Herald / Posted 11 days ago
hospital chaplain was another milestone, as he completed the Clinical Pastoral Education Program (CPE) certification at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas. His core area of work and interest was the Emergency Room... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Deferred status trips up nursing studentsof any students that are affected right now," said Leslie Taylor, vice chancell
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
of any students that are affected right now," said Leslie Taylor, vice chancellor for communications and marketing at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. A University of Central Arkansas spokesman referred questions to the state... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
$50,000 UAMS gift supports study of disease-prone groupsFAYETTEVILLE -- A $50,000 gift from a Maryland family will help University of A
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
FAYETTEVILLE -- A $50,000 gift from a Maryland family will help University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences researchers study ways to improve the health of groups prone to higher rates of disease. The Chatrathi Endowment for Innovations in Community... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Jack Wagoner Jr.Will Rogers High School in Tulsa at age 16. He graduated from the University of
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Will Rogers High School in Tulsa at age 16. He graduated from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville in 1959 and from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in 1963. He performed his internship at UAMS. Then he served as a captain in the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Board reinstates doctor to practicepain medication after he was diagnosed with Crohn's disease while he was in his
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
pain medication after he was diagnosed with Crohn's disease while he was in his 20s and completing his residency at a University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences clinic in Fayetteville. Eventually, "things got out of control," he said. He... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas prison death leads to new charge against inmatehim once, causing Demoret to fall to the floor and remain motionless, according
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
him once, causing Demoret to fall to the floor and remain motionless, according to the affidavit. Demoret was taken to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and later the infirmary at the prison system's Ouachita River Unit in Malvern.... Read more
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Arkansas Business
UAMS Tops State In Net Patient Revenuerevenue based on information provided by the hospitals or annual Medicare cost
Arkansas Business / Posted 17 days ago
revenue based on information provided by the hospitals or annual Medicare cost reports, most of which are unaudited. The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Medical Center in Little Rock is once again in the No. 1 position with a net... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Baptist Health, UAMS Join Forces, Look to ConwayThe recent announcement by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and
Arkansas Business / Posted 17 days ago
The recent announcement by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Baptist Health of Little Rock that they would partner on clinical and academic efforts might be the beginning of a long-term collaboration. Don’t Miss OutReal Deals,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
BUSINESS PEOPLENichole Sanders, assistant director of analytics; and Laura Landers, administra
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
Nichole Sanders, assistant director of analytics; and Laura Landers, administrative analyst. Dr. Thomas Kim joined the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and sees patients in the UAMS Radiation Oncology Center. Little Rock Allergy &... Read more
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Arkansas Business
UAMS Regional Campuses Get $4.2M for Education, RecruitmentThe eight University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences regional campuses have be
Arkansas Business / Posted 21 days ago
The eight University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences regional campuses have been awarded a five-year, $4.2 million grant for professional education, faculty development and recruitment. The U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration's Bureau... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
2 DWI offenders finish sober programconsecutive days and have a support system in place to help them remain sober.
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
consecutive days and have a support system in place to help them remain sober. Robinson, an instrument technician at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, depicted alcoholism as a puppet master. The diversion program helped him "cut... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Big Apple butterflyCenter took on the sights and sounds of the Big Apple for the 22nd Gala for Lif
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
Center took on the sights and sounds of the Big Apple for the 22nd Gala for Life, the largest annual fundraiser for the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences' Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute. The Sept. 15 blowout drew some 740... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
BUSINESS PEOPLEhas been appointed program director for the new occupational therapy doctoral p
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
has been appointed program director for the new occupational therapy doctoral program developed as a joint offering by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville. The Coldwell Banker... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
$7.4M Awarded to ACH for Child Nutrition Studyand Arkansas Children’s benefits from ACNC’s role as a catalyst for development
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 28 days ago
and Arkansas Children’s benefits from ACNC’s role as a catalyst for developmental nutrition research for both ACRI and the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Sean Adams, PhD, ACNC director and UAMS professor of Pediatrics, highlights the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Little Rock schools chief forms public service team to engage middle-schoolersof the partners include First Security Bank, Heifer International, Dr. Milton P
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
of the partners include First Security Bank, Heifer International, Dr. Milton P. Crenchaw Aviation & Training Academy, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Nabholz Corp., Entergy and Arkansas State University, Associate Superintendent... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
$50K grant funds UAMS support program for women with gynecological cancersROCK, Ark. (September 18, 2017) – A $50,000 grant from the Ovarian Cancer Resea
KTHV Little Rock / Posted a month ago
ROCK, Ark. (September 18, 2017) – A $50,000 grant from the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance (OCRFA) will allow the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences to expand its support services to women with gynecological cancers. The one-time... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Pump untethers lab animalspancreas device to help insulin-dependent diabetics. Dr. Mildred Randolph, dir
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
pancreas device to help insulin-dependent diabetics. Dr. Mildred Randolph, director of laboratory animal medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, said the min-ePump could be a piece of revolutionary technology. She said while... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Stepping out for kidswere making a difference in the fight against NF," Oslica said. Another first:
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
were making a difference in the fight against NF," Oslica said. Another first: the event garnered a record-breaking number of volunteers -- more than 60 from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences nursing school. High Profile on 09/17/... Read more

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