Two-Day Event Educates Professionals on the Latest Cancer Therapies

March 16th, 2017|0 Comments

March 16, 2017 | For 20 years, a UAMS event has provided health care professionals with the most up-to-date information on diagnosing and treating colorectal and other gastrointestinal cancers. A second day of educational sessions, [...]

Promise to Patient Inspires UAMS Doctor to run Half Marathon

March 13th, 2017|0 Comments

March 13, 2017 | When Nikhil Meena, M.D., crossed the finish line of his first half marathon March 5, his patient, the late Joe Cook, symbolically crossed it with him. Nikhil Meena, M.D., presented [...]

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Motwani Appointed to National Hematology Society Committee

March 6th, 2017|0 Comments

LITTLE ROCK — Pooja Motwani, M.D., a University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) hematologist, has been appointed to the American Society of Hematology’s Scientific Committee on Lymphoid Neoplasia. Pooja Motwani, M.D. The [...]

Journey Tribute Band to Headline UAMS Cancer Institute’s RockStar Lounge April 7

March 1st, 2017|0 Comments

LITTLE ROCK — Relive the sights, sounds and energy of 80’s rock ’n roll when Resurrection – A Journey Tribute headlines RockStar Lounge. Resurrection - A Journey Tribute will be the featured performer at [...]

Compassion Bags Brighten Day for UAMS Cancer Patients

February 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Feb. 17, 2017 | A Valentine’s Day surprise brought smiles — and a few tears — to patients undergoing cancer treatment at UAMS. Thanks to the nonprofit organization Compassion That Compels and local boutique Altar’d [...]

Day at the Races March 16 to Benefit UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute

February 16th, 2017|0 Comments

LITTLE ROCK — You are invited to enjoy a day of thoroughbred racing while also supporting cancer patients at the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). Day [...]

UAMS to Offer 7-Week Freedom From Smoking Program Starting March 8

February 15th, 2017|0 Comments

LITTLE ROCK — Anyone ready to quit smoking is invited to participate in a free seven-week program at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). The small-group Freedom from Smoking program will meet from [...]

Head and Neck Surgeon Chelsey Smith, M.D., Joins UAMS

February 6th, 2017|0 Comments

LITTLE ROCK — Head and neck surgeon Chelsey Warmack Smith, M.D., has joined the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). She sees patients in the Head and Neck Cancer Clinic in the UAMS Winthrop [...]

Cancer Institute’s Kacie Simpson Honored for Work with Research Participants

February 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

Feb. 2, 2017 | Kacie L. Simpson, the clinical research associate team lead at the UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute, is the 2016 Bonny Hope Wallace Award recipient for her outstanding work with research [...]

FIS Gives $25,000 for UAMS Mobile Mammography Program

February 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Feb. 1, 2017 | The UAMS Mobile Mammography Program recently received a lift from FIS, its newest partner, in the form of a $25,000 gift. For many members of the FIS campus leadership committee, which [...]

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