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TRI Director Laura James, M.D., speaks to researchers at the recent TRI Open House.

Accelerating Discovery Aided by New NCATS Award

The UAMS Translational Research Institute (TRI) has received funding for a Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) totaling $3,497,558 through Aug. 31, 2018.

The 11 months of bridge funding comes from the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

“We are very excited and proud to receive this award so that we can expand translational research at UAMS and improve the health of Arkansans through collaboration with our partner institutions – the Arkansas Children’s Research Institute and the Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System,” said TRI Director Laura James, M.D., UAMS associate vice chancellor for clinical and translational research.

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TRI News and Announcements

609, 2017

TRI Faculty Recognized for Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion Efforts

September 6th, 2017|

Drs. Beatrice Boateng, Ph.D., (second from left) and Martha Rojo, Ph.D., R.N., were joined following the awards ceremony by UAMS Interim Chancellor Stephanie Gardner, Pharm.D., Ed.D., (far left) and Billy R. Thomas, M.D., Vice

2208, 2017

TRI Issues Call for Pilot Award Applications!

August 22nd, 2017|

The UAMS Translational Research Institute (TRI) is pleased to invite applications for TRI Pilot Awards. This request for applications (RFA) is seeking proposals with a focus on implementation science. Implementation science is the study of

1708, 2017

July/August TRIbune

August 17th, 2017|

Our latest TRIbune newsletter highlights data from the database of nearly 3,500 registrants that is sure to be of interest to UAMS researchers. This issue’s TRIbutary reflects on our Research Mentoring Workshop held this

1108, 2017

TRI Open House Aug. 29!

August 11th, 2017|

The UAMS Translational Research Institute (TRI) will host an open house to showcase its many clinical and translational research services, Tuesday, Aug. 29, 4-5:30 p.m., in the Cancer Institute, 10th floor rotunda. We'll have wine