May 27, 2015

PCORI Award Features New Face of Research

Melisa Laelan chuckled about her reaction to the first major study of a diabetes intervention tailored to her community of Marshall Islanders in northwest Arkansas. “I was so excited I was literally jumping because this model could be exactly what we need in our community,” said Laelan, a co-investigator on the $2.3 million UAMS study…

May 21, 2015

TRI KL2 Scholar’s Findings Reported in Pediatric News

Recent findings by UAMS’ Anthony Goudie, Ph.D., a graduate of the Translational Research Institute’s (TRI) KL2 Mentored Career Development Program, were reported in Pediatric News, a publication that reaches nearly 55,000 pediatricians nationwide. In the study of risk factors for recurrent Clostridium difficile infection (rCDI) in 43 children’s hospitals in the United States, Goudie found…

May 20, 2015

May TRIbune Newsletter

Check out the latest TRI news in the May TRIbune. This issue features exciting new evidence-based research mentor training at UAMS, a profile of a community co-investigator, and the latest TRI-cited publications.

May 6, 2015

“Increasing Health Care Diversity from Pipeline to Professional”

Community-Campus Partnership Conference to Address Health Disparities For Educators, Students, Stakeholders, Health Care Workers, Community Leaders, and Researchers Friday May 29 2015 8:45AM -3:30PM Dodd Wilson Education Building Please visit for more information and to register. Registration is free and lunch is included. Seating limited to 150 participants

May 5, 2015


Please join us for a webinar on the SBIR/STTR program at NIH/NCATS. May 13, 2015 1:00PM – 2:30PM EST Webinar Link: Here Dial In: 1-877-668-4493 (Passcode: 628 575 898) image001 Download PDF