Gynecologic Oncologist John E. Savage, M.D., Joins UAMS

December 6th, 2016|0 Comments

LITTLE ROCK — Fellowship-trained gynecologic oncologist John E. Savage, M.D., has joined the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). He sees patients in the second floor clinics at the UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer [...]

  • June O’Keefe, UAMS Cancer Institute Volunteer of the Year, (left) with Janie Lowe, director of the Cancer Institute Department of Volunteer Services and Auxiliary.

June O’Keefe Named UAMS Cancer Institute Volunteer of the Year

November 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Nov. 29, 2016 | For more than nine years, June O’Keefe has quietly made a difference in the lives of Arkansas’ cancer patients. Her efforts were recognized Nov. 17 when she was named Volunteer of [...]

June O’Keefe Named UAMS Cancer Institute Volunteer of the Year

November 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Nov. 29, 2016 | For more than nine years, June O’Keefe has quietly made a difference in the lives of Arkansas’ cancer patients. Her efforts were recognized Nov. 17 when she was named Volunteer of [...]

Annual Donation to UAMS Breast Cancer Program Brings Ashley County Cares Total to $358,000

November 21st, 2016|0 Comments

LITTLE ROCK — Members of the grassroots group Ashley County Cares visited the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) on Nov. 16 to present a donation of [...]

Donation from Gwatney Buick GMC Benefits UAMS MammoVan

November 15th, 2016|0 Comments

Nov. 15, 2016 | A month-long promotion at a North Little Rock car dealership is helping provide mammograms for women across Arkansas. Penny Burkhalter of Gwatney Buick GMC (fourth from left) presents a donation [...]

  • Pat Longinotti Throat Cancer Survivor with Head & Neck Surgeon Emre Vural, M.D.

Pat Longinotti | Throat Cancer Survivor

November 8th, 2016|0 Comments

Celebrating Life & Hope “When you have cancer, you have to stay positive and surround yourself with positive people. Stick with your treatment, no matter how tough it is. You’ve got to keep moving forward. [...]

Pebbles Fagan, Ph.D., Joins UAMS as Director of Center for the Study of Tobacco

October 25th, 2016|0 Comments

LITTLE ROCK — Pebbles Fagan, Ph.D., M.P.H., has been named director of the Center for the Study of Tobacco at the Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health at the University of Arkansas for Medical [...]

Patient Searches Nation, Finds Best Cancer Care at UAMS

October 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Oct. 20, 2016 | When Don Marshall, 58, was diagnosed with prostate cancer, he wanted to make sure he received the best possible care. He was considering traveling to California for treatment until he realized [...]

UAMS’ Peter Emanuel, M.D., Appointed to Association of American Cancer Institutes Board

October 18th, 2016|0 Comments

LITTLE ROCK — Peter Emanuel, M.D., director of the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), has been appointed to the board of directors of the Association of [...]

Breast Cancer Survivor Inspired to Help Others

October 14th, 2016|0 Comments

Oct. 14, 2016 | Lana Dunn’s 21-year military career has given her the skills to face just about any challenge. Little did she know, those skills would be put to the ultimate test three years [...]

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