UAMS Research News

Charlotte Hobbs, M.D., Ph.D., executive associate dean for research in the UAMS College of Medicine; and Jeannette Lee, Ph.D., professor of biostatistics in the UAMS College of Medicine were awarded ~ $42 Million by NIH to Oversee 17-site Pediatric Clinical Trial Network Across U.S. More here.


UAMS research is key to scientific/medical innovation in Arkansas. Our basic and clinician scientists transcribe cutting-edge research findings into new identification, treatment, and prevention methods for cancer, infectious disease, imaging, substance abuse and behavioral problems to name a few.

Researchers work with the American Heart/Stroke Association, Centers for Disease Control, Department of Defense, Environmental Protection Agency, Food and Drug Administration, National Institutes of Health, and National Science Foundation, along with other national/international agencies and foundations to better the health of Arkansans.