April 16, 2018

Connecting with the Next Generation

Richard Morrison, Ph.D. with ASU Beebe student Lindsey Motes in a lab

One of the most important roles for biomedical scientists and research leaders is inspire those who will follow in their footsteps. Richard Morrison, Ph.D., a Professor of Microbiology and Immunology and Executive Associate Dean for Research in the UAMS College of Medicine, recently shared insights about careers in biomedical research with Lindsey Motes, a freshman…


Latest on NIH Salary Cap

The new salary cap, effective January 7, 2018 is 189,600. UAMS effective date for the change to the new cap will be 2-1-18. Current awards will be migrated to the new salary cap amount effective that date.

March 15, 2018

NIH Awards $11.3 Million to Establish Bone Research Center at UAMS

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NIH Awards $11.3 Million to Establish Bone Research Center at UAMS


March 8, 2018

Biomedical Informatics Team First to Add Directly Sequenced RNA to Public Database

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UAMS Team First to Add Directly Sequenced RNA to Public Database  


November 9, 2017

New Pilot Awards Available for CTSA Inter-institutional Studies

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  The Western States Consortium, which includes the UAMS Translational Research Institute (TRI) and fourĀ other Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) institutions, has issued the call to all faculty for pilot award applications. In addition to TRI, the Western States Consortium members are the University of Kentucky, University of New Mexico, University of Kansas Medical…


October 27, 2017

Researchers Awarded $8 Million for Anti-Methamphetamine Medication Study

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Researchers Awarded $8 Million for Anti-Methamphetamine Medication Study


UAMS Regional Campuses Awarded $4.2 Million for Professional Education, Faculty Development, Recruitment

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UAMS Regional Campuses Awarded $4.2 Million for Professional Education, Faculty Development, Recruitment


$1.8 Million Research Project Grant Marks Third Concurrent NIH Award for UAMS Scientist

Zhou Daohong

  A scientist at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has reached a status few achieve by being awarded his third concurrent R01-type Research Project Grant by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Daohong Zhou, M.D., received the $1.8 million grant to support his research on a therapy to prevent and possibly reverse…


Four UAMS Early Career Faculty Receive Research Awards

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Four UAMS Early Career Faculty Receive Research Awards