Recent News and Events

  • Congratulations to Ryan MacLeod for his successful dissertation defense!August 15, 2019

    Ryan MacLeod successfully defended his doctoral dissertation today! His dissertation is titled "Novel use of CRISPR technology to investigate bone biology". Ryan is an MD/PhD student here at UAMS working in Dr. Charles O'Brien's laboratory and The Center for Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Diseases. With the completion of his dissertation research, he will be rotating…

  • July APSA Meeting with Dr. Cam PattersonJuly 29, 2019

    Group photo with Dr. Patterson

    For our May meeting, the UAMS chapter of the American Physician Scientist Association had the pleasure of welcoming Dr. Cam Patterson M.D., M.B.A., chancellor of UAMS, as our guest speaker. Dr. Patterson is a nationally renowned cardiologist, health care administrator, and principal investigator who has received more than $60 million in grants from the NIH,…

  • Congratulations to Bill Hyatt for his successful dissertation defense!May 28, 2019

    Bill Hyatt successfully defended his doctoral dissertation today! His dissertation is titled "Acute and persistent impulsive effects of the synthetic cathinone 3,4-methylenedioxypyrovalerone (MDPV)". Bill is an MD/PhD student here at UAMS working in Dr. Bill Fantegrossi's laboratory. With the completion of his dissertation research, he will be rotating back into medical school this fall.