March 30, 2017

K Awards Informational Session Recording, Slides Available


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March 24, 2017

UAMS Visitor Talks Latino Health Paradox and Cinco de Mayo

David E. Hayes-Bautista, Ph.D., (center, back), with (l-r) TRI's Pam Christie, Amy Jo Jenkins, Teresa Broady, Sandra Hatley, Michael Bailey, Robbie Hunt and Beatrice Boateng, Ph.D.

A couple of common misconceptions about Hispanics were highlighted in talks by David E. Hayes-Bautista, Ph.D., who visited UAMS and the Clinton School of Public Service last week. Hayes-Bautista, a distinguished professor of medicine from the University of California, Los Angeles, noted that Latinos are often incorrectly lumped with other minorities when health disparities are…

March 21, 2017

Short Course on Analysis of Incomplete Data, April 28

The Central Arkansas Chapter of the American Statistical Association (CASA) is sponsoring a one-day short course about the Analysis of Incomplete Data on Friday, April 28, 2017, from 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. in the College of Public Health building, room 8240. Biased results and inefficient estimates are just some of the risks of incorrectly…

March 16, 2017

‘Budgeting for Grant Applications’ March 24

Raines Renee

Renee Raines, CCRP, CRA, director of the Office of Sponsored Programs Administrative Network (OSPAN), will present “Budgeting for Grant Applications” on March 24, 8:30 – 10 a.m., at the Psychiatric Research Institute, room 136. Her presentation, part of the TRI Research and Career Development Seminar Series, will include information on OSPAN’s services provided to researchers….

March 1, 2017

Visiting Latino Leader, Scholar to Give Three Lectures March 16, 17


UCLA Distinguished Professor of Medicine David E. Hayes-Bautista, Ph.D., who has spent decades studying and writing about the links between culture, behavior and health, will give three presentations in Little Rock on March 16 and 17. The UAMS Translational Research Institute is sponsoring a reception following his March 16 presentation, “Latino Leadership and the Cinco de…

New Tool Simplifies and Expands Cohort Searches


Tools should make life easier, and that applies to the tools researchers use accessing the Arkansas clinical Data Repository (AR-CDR), formerly the UAMS Enterprise Data Warehouse. The AR-CDR has been a pillar of UAMS’ translational research infrastructure since its establishment in 2011 with support from the Translational Research Institute (TRI). In 2015, UAMS leadership made…

April 12 Webinar: Learn How to Conduct Multisite Clinical Trials with a Single IRB

The first SMART IRB webinar on April 12, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m., will provide an overview of the SMART IRB Online Reliance System, which will be available to researchers later this spring. UAMS is among the Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Consortium SMART IRB participating institutions. The Online Reliance System is a unique tool…