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Lesley Murphy, travel blogger and former contestant on “The Bachelor,” documents her journey from genetic testing to preventative mastectomy.  Feature Story

Mattie D and the Evil C

Well-known Arkansan Matt DeCample blogs about living with liver cancer.
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Duo Named UAMS Cancer Institute Volunteers of the Year

November 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Nov. 7, 2017 | Sometimes two is better than one. That was the case this year when the UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute Auxiliary [...]

UAMS Scientist Takes Lead in National Tobacco Control Publication

November 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Nov. 6, 2017 | It’s hard to quit smoking. Ask anyone who has tried and failed and tried again, sometimes in a seemingly endless cycle. [...]

Cancer Imaging Archive Housed at UAMS Bolstered by $8.3 Million NCI Grant

October 31st, 2017|0 Comments

LITTLE ROCK – The National Cancer Institute (NCI) has awarded an $8.3 million grant to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) for expansion [...]

Cancer Imaging Archive Housed at UAMS Bolstered by $8.3 Million NCI Grant

October 31st, 2017|0 Comments

LITTLE ROCK – The National Cancer Institute (NCI) has awarded an $8.3 million grant to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) for expansion [...]

Ronda Henry-Tillman, M.D., Named Chief of Breast Oncology at UAMS

October 24th, 2017|0 Comments

LITTLE ROCK – Ronda Henry-Tillman, M.D., has been named chief of Breast Oncology in the College of Medicine Department of Surgery at the University of [...]

UAMS to Offer 7-Week Freedom From Smoking Program Starting Nov. 7

October 24th, 2017|0 Comments

LITTLE ROCK – Anyone ready to quit smoking is invited to participate in a free seven-week program offered by the University of Arkansas for Medical [...]

$1.8 Million Research Project Grant Marks Third Concurrent NIH Award for UAMS Scientist

October 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

LITTLE ROCK – A scientist at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has reached a status few achieve by being awarded his third [...]

Competitive Golfer Finds Best Approach to Cancer Treatment

October 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Oct. 18, 2017 | Most patients find out they have chronic lymphocytic leukemia after a regular visit to their primary care provider. This blood cancer, [...]

Breast Cancer Didn’t Steal Little Rock Woman’s Zeal for Life

October 12th, 2017|0 Comments

Oct. 12, 2017 | The past year and a half has included many challenges for Josephine Guiden — being diagnosed with cancer, then chemotherapy, surgery [...]

Annual Gala for Life Raises $942,000 for UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute

October 11th, 2017|0 Comments

Oct. 11, 2017 | The bright lights of New York City shone on Little Rock on Sept. 15 when the UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer [...]

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