February 16, 2016

TRI’s Shawna Owens Receives Bonny Hope Wallace Award

Sandy Annis (left) presented the Bonny Hope Wallace Award to TRI's Shawna Owens.

Feb. 16, 2016 | The UAMS Translational Research Institute’s (TRI) Shawna Owens, C.R.A., C.C.R.P., C.R.S., has received the 2015 Bonny Hope Wallace Award for her outstanding work with research participants. Owens is TRI’s research coordinator unit manager and has been at UAMS for 20 years, starting in pediatrics, then the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute…

Certifications Awarded for UAMS Research Staff

New Certified Research Specialists (l-r, top row): Kathryn Allen, Leila Montague, Michael Bailey and Scott Crump. (bottom row): Jami Jones, Leanna Delhey, Barbara Curtis and Jennifer McCluskey.

Feb. 16, 2016 | Fourteen University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) employees have earned Certified Research Specialist (CRS) certificates. The recipients were announced at a Feb. 12 ceremony. The certification program, administered by the UAMS Office of Research Compliance, ensures an understanding of, and respect for, the principles of research integrity and the protection…

February 9, 2016

Training Available for UAMS Profiles

Four UAMS Profiles trainings are scheduled in February and March for UAMS faculty and post-doctoral researchers. The hands-on trainings for UAMS’ new web-based researcher networking tool will be conducted Feb. 23, noon – 1 p.m. and 4 – 5 p.m.; March 2, 4 – 5 p.m.; and March 8, noon – 1 p.m. All trainings will be…

February 1, 2016

Nationally Acclaimed Implementation Science Experts to Lecture at UAMS April 1 and 11

Enola Proctor,Shanti K. Khinduka Distinguished Professor of Social Work in the Brown School at WUSTL. Joe Angeles/WUSTL Photos

Enola Proctor, Ph.D., a national leader in implementation science at Washington University in St. Louis, will present “Implementation Science: New Frontiers” on April 1, 12:30 – 1:30 p.m., College of Public Health (COPH), 8/240. Sponsored by TRI, Proctor’s presentation is one of two Implementation Science Visiting Lecturers scheduled for April. Proctor has a broad range…