Freedom From Smoking Program to Begin July 27 at UAMS

July 19th, 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 [...]

  • 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 [...]

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 [...]

Cancer Institute Auxiliary Awards Grants, Announces New Officers

June 7th, 2016|0 Comments

June 7, 2016 | Seventeen patient support programs have been awarded grants by the UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute Auxiliary.

  • Mary R. Hunt Breast Cancer Survivor

Mary R. Hunt | Breast Cancer Survivor

June 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Celebrating Life & Hope “I grew up as one of five sisters and two brothers in a very close-knit family. We have a strong faith and get tremendous support from our church and each other. [...]

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 [...]

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