January 14, 2019

Researchers at Arkansas Children’s Nutrition Center (ACNC) recently published a study that reveals cesarean delivery (C-section) may have a significant impact on infant brain development. The manuscript was published in The American Journal of Neuroradiology, produced by the American Society of Neuroradiology.

January 14, 2019

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) recently added a transplant clinic at its Northwest Regional Campus, which will allow patients who live in northwest Arkansas to participate in the UAMS transplant program locally instead of traveling to Little Rock. 

The current focus of the clinic is post-transplant patients in need of follow-up care. In the future, the clinic plans to include patients in need of transplant evaluations. The clinic at 1125 N. College Avenue schedules six to eight patients one Friday per month for follow-ups to kidney and liver transplants.

January 14, 2019

Robert Hopkins, MD, a professor at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), recently received the 2018 Outstanding Adult Immunization Champion award for exceptional dedication to protecting adults from vaccine-preventable diseases.

January 14, 2019

Science Café Little Rock, co-sponsored by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), will hold its next public forum, “You Are How You Eat — Food Safety,” on Jan. 22. Panelists will discuss food choices and the handling, preparation and storage of food to prevent food-borne illness.

January 14, 2019

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has hired Michelle Gonzalez, PhD, CRNA, to guide the formation and accreditation of a new nurse anesthesia educational program.