December 4, 2014

UAMS TRI Director Laura James, M.D., Named Inaugural Arkansas Research Alliance Fellow

Dec. 3, 2014 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences’ (UAMS) Laura James, M.D., was announced today as an inaugural fellow of the Arkansas Research Alliance (ARA) during a news conference at the state Capitol. The ARA Fellows program recognizes distinguished university research leaders who are already working in the state. ARA Fellows are…


December 3, 2014

UAMS, TRI Honor Community Groups for Research Partnerships

Twenty-four groups from across Arkansas were honored Dec. 4 at the 2nd Annual Community Partners Celebration for their work in support of research at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). Sponsored by the UAMS Translational Research Institute, the annual celebration dinner included a welcome from Chancellor Dan Rahn, M.D., and remarks by Karen…


December 1, 2014

TRI KL2 Alum Publishes in Health Affairs, Speaks at National Press Club

Special needs children with medical complexity, who see multiple specialists for more than one chronic condition, are more likely to have a health care need go unmet, according to a paper by Dennis Kuo, M.D., an associate professor of pediatrics at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and the Arkansas Children’s Research Institute…