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Gwendolyn Bryant-Smith, M.D., an Assistant Professor in the Department of Radiology, has been named Director of Breast Imaging for the department and UAMS. She received her medical degree from UAMS in 2000 and continued her training at UAMS with a residency in diagnostic radiology followed by a fellowship in breast imaging in 2006. Read more…
Dr. Terry Angtuaco visits the Philippines to assist with medical education.
Teresita Angtuaco, M.D., Professor and Director of the Division of Imaging in the Department of Radiology, recently brought her medical expertise to the Philippines as part of the International Visiting Professor Program of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA). Read more…
Bill Culp M.D. Receives Chair Named for State Legislator Fitch
William C. “Bill” Culp, M.D., of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has become the first recipient of the Jonathan S. Fitch Distinguished Chair in Stroke and Neurocritical Care. Read more…
UAMS Radiology involved in NSF EPSCoR Grant
UAMS is part of a consortium of Arkansas institutions that has been awarded a five-year, $24 million grant from the NSF to support research and development of novel, functional surfaces produced using innovative nano materials Read more…
Genentech Stroke Research Award
Aliza Brown, PhD, Assistant Professor of Radiology, received a nearly $200,000 Genentech stroke research award and is one of only three community stroke pilots funded by Genentech in the United States. The study will enable Brown to determine paramedics’ recognition of stroke and whether stroke patients are being taken to stroke-ready hospitals. In addition, she is developing an educational video for paramedics in partnership with the UAMS-led Arkansas SAVES (Stroke Assistance through Virtual Emergency Support) telestroke program and the Arkansas Department of Health’s Arkansas Stroke Registry.
Dr. and Mrs. W.C. Culp Student Research Grant
The Dr. and Mrs. W.C. Culp Student Research Grant is designed to foster an interest in research by funding a summer research project conducted by a medical student in an area identified by the Society of Interventional Radiology Foundation as important to the advancement of interventional radiology and patient care.
Application Deadline: February 1, 2016, Guidelines, Apply Now