September 24, 2015

Grant Opportunities for Tobacco Research in Minority Populations

The Minority Research Center at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) is requesting proposals for two awards of $9,500 each that support emerging scholars and researchers from all disciplines who are engaged in evidence-linked research that directly contributes to the elimination of smoking and tobacco use among minority populations. The purpose of the…


Collaboration Station

Discover Your Next Collaborator With UAMS Profiles Finding collaborators doesn’t have to be a scavenger hunt. UAMS Profiles, a new online research networking tool, eliminates the mystery and the miles separating researchers from potential collaborators. Created at Harvard University, Profiles was obtained and customized for use at UAMS by the Translational Research Institute (TRI), the…


September 18, 2015

September TRIbune

You’ll want to check out the September TRIbune, which features UAMS Profiles, the exciting new platform for finding collaborators.  This issue also highlights a TRI-supported stroke researcher who received a Genentech grant, as well as TRI-cited publications by your colleagues. Download PDF | View Newsletter Archive


September 1, 2015

Translational Research Institute: Beyond the Lab

UAMS’ Vladimir Zharov, Ph.D., is a “translational” researcher. His internationally recognized nanomedicine research has led to new, exciting possibilities for early diagnosis of cancer, infections and stroke, as well as prospects for commercialization of in vivo noninvasive blood testing. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is looking for more Zharovs in the biomedical research field,…