UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute Foundation Elects New Board Members

August 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

Barbara Hoover Lenka Horakova Remmel T. Dickinson Mandy Macke Carol Rodgers Lloyd Garrison     Trip Strauss         [...]

Gala for Life Chairs Honored to Support UAMS Cancer Institute

August 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Aug. 22, 2016 | Carol and Dr. Porter Rodgers Jr. are going back in time, and they’re taking about 900 people with them. As co-chairs of the Gala for Life fundraising event, the couple is [...]

Free Skin Cancer Screening Offered at UAMS Cancer Institute on Sept. 10

August 15th, 2016|0 Comments

LITTLE ROCK — People concerned about spots on their skin are invited to participate in a free skin cancer screening from 8 a.m.- 4 p.m. Sept. 10 at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences [...]

  • Ken Partain Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Survivor With Kent Westbrook, M.D.

Ken Partain | Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Survivor

July 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Celebrating Life & Hope “About 14 years ago, my leg started swelling. I didn’t pay much attention to it, but my wife was concerned. She called my long-time friend Kent Westbrook at UAMS. He set [...]

  • Duane Daws Liposarcoma Survivor

Duane Daws | Liposarcoma Survivor

July 6th, 2016|0 Comments

Celebrating Life & Hope “When I was diagnosed with liposarcoma, I was told there are only two doctors in Arkansas who treat it, and they’re both at UAMS. I’m still alive thanks to Dr. Montgomery. [...]

Fellowship-Trained Palliative Care Physician Clark L. Smith, M.D., Joins UAMS

July 6th, 2016|0 Comments

LITTLE ROCK — Fellowship-trained palliative care physician Clark L. Smith, M.D., has joined the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). He sees patients at the UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute and is an assistant [...]

Freedom From Smoking Program to Begin July 27 at UAMS

July 4th, 2016|0 Comments

LITTLE ROCK — If you’re ready to quit smoking, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) is ready to help. The small-group Freedom from Smoking program will meet from 4-5:30 p.m. for seven Wednesdays [...]

UAMS Cancer Institute Hosts Cancer Moonshot Summit

July 1st, 2016|0 Comments

July 1, 2016 | If you truly want to make a difference, why not shoot for the moon? That’s the thinking behind the national Cancer Moonshot Initiative, an effort announced by President Barack Obama at [...]

Smokers Kick the Habit with Help From UAMS

June 10th, 2016|0 Comments

June 10, 2016 | The year 1982 was a turning point for Michele Lovett. Her parents divorced, and the 16 year old found herself with a new group of friends. Her teenage routine now included weekend trips to the mall, where she and her friends could smoke cigarettes undetected by their parents.

Showcase Features Research Using Natural Products

June 9th, 2016|0 Comments

June 9, 2016 | Ten projects highlighting the use of natural products in medical research were on display June 1 at the latest Showcase of Medical Discoveries wine-and-cheese reception hosted by the UAMS College of Medicine and vice [...]

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