UAMS basic/translational scientists transcribe cutting-edge research into new identification, treatment and prevention of cancer, infectious disease, substance abuse and behavioral problems. Researchers work with the American Heart/Stroke Associations, Centers for Disease Control, Department of Defense, Food and Drug Administration, National Institutes of Health, National Science Foundation and other national/international organizations to better the health of Arkansans.
Facts and Numbers
UAMS has $142,836,153 in total research funding with $69,328,651 from NIH (FY21) and $53,622,945 of other federal funding (FY21). UAMS had 503 articles/books reported in PubMed (July 1 to Sep. 17, 2021).
Arkansas Children’s Research Institute has $26,050,683 in total research funding (FY21), while total VA funding is $8,490,414 (FY21).