UAMS and Chicot Memorial Medical Center to Offer Free Skin Cancer Screenings June 25 in Lake Village

May 25th, 2016|0 Comments

LITTLE ROCK — Dermatologists from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) will offer free skin cancer screenings from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. June 25 at Chicot Memorial Medical Center Outpatient Clinic, 2729 S. Hwy [...]

Hong-Yu Li, Ph.D., Named ARA Scholar, Awarded Adams Chair

May 16th, 2016|0 Comments

May 16, 2016 | Hong-yu Li, Ph. D., a professor in the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Pharmacy’s Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, was named an Arkansas Research Alliance (ARA) Scholar at a [...]

UAMS’ James Y. Suen, M.D., Named Patricia and J. Floyd Kyser, M.D., Chair in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

May 13th, 2016|0 Comments

LITTLE ROCK — James Y. Suen, M.D., has been named the inaugural recipient of the Patricia and J. Floyd Kyser, M.D. Chair in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences [...]

  • Lindsay Hale-Bender Leiomyosarcoma and Breast Cancer Survivor With Breast Surgeon Daniela Ochoa, M.D.

Lindsay Hale-Bender | Leiomyosarcoma and Breast Cancer Survivor

May 2nd, 2016|0 Comments

A Celebration of Life and Hope “Having cancer completely changed my life. There are a lot of young survivors out there, and many of them are scared and alone. I’ve poured my heart into lifting [...]

UAMS Receives Grants for Breast Cancer Prevention, Detection

April 18th, 2016|0 Comments

April 18, 2016 | Women in Arkansas will benefit from two grants presented to UAMS by the Arkansas affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure. A grant of $87,642 will assist the UAMS Mobile [...]

Cancer Institute Auxiliary Honors Chancellor Dan Rahn

April 7th, 2016|0 Comments

April 7, 2016 | Friends of the UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute gathered April 5 to recognize Chancellor Dan Rahn, M.D., as the 2016 Cancer Institute Auxiliary’s Distinguished Honoree. Rahn is the 22nd recipient [...]

Freedom From Smoking Program to Begin May 18 at UAMS

April 6th, 2016|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). Freedom from Smoking will meet from 4-5:30 p.m. for [...]

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UAMS Cancer Specialists to Speak at May 19 Event in Hot Springs Village

April 5th, 2016|0 Comments

LITTLE ROCK — You are invited to hear about Arkansas’ only allogeneic bone marrow transplant program for cancers such as leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma at an event featuring specialists from the University of Arkansas for [...]

  • Kenny Hall Leukemia Survivor With Hematologist Oncologist Peter Emanuel, M.D.

Kenny Hall | Leukemia Survivor

April 1st, 2016|0 Comments

A Celebration of Life and Hope “Cancer forces you to put life in its proper perspective. During my extended hospital stays for chemo and a stem cell transplant, I decided I could either lie in [...]

NFL Players Brighten Cancer Patients’ Day with Surprise Visit

April 1st, 2016|0 Comments

APRIL 1, 2016 | Hugs, smiles and selfies were in plentiful supply March 31 when five professional football players made a surprise visit to patients at the UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute.

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