Antino Allen

December 6, 2018

UAMS Intern Program Participants Present at National Conference

Spencer Watson

Three undergraduate students in the UAMS Summer Research Internship program recently attended in the ABRCMS in Indianapolis.

Some participants in the Summer Research Internship (SRI) program of the UAMS Center for Diversity Affairs recently had the chance to present their work on the national stage. The program offers undergraduate and even high school students the opportunity to work alongside researchers in a professional lab setting. This year, three college students were selected…

July 31, 2017

UAMS Researchers Receive $2.9 Million Grant to Study Possible Treatment for Radiation Injury

Ben Boulden

July 31, 2017 | A team of University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) research scientists recently was awarded a $2.97 million, five-year grant by the National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases to investigate a possible treatment for the long-term health effects from injury caused by exposure to high levels of radiation. Marjan Boerma,…

February 5, 2016

UAMS Researcher Named Diverse Emerging Scholar


Antino Allen UAMS

Feb. 5, 2016 | It’s not uncommon to find College of Pharmacy’s Antiño R. Allen, Ph.D., working at his laboratory into the night or through the weekend. The truth is he savors it, which led him to be named an emerging scholar by Diverse: Issues in Higher Education. “When you’re talking about a scientist or…

August 3, 2015

UAMS Part of Arkansas Consortium Awarded $20 million by National Science Foundation

Ben Boulden

Aug. 3, 2015 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) is part of a consortium of Arkansas institutions that has been awarded a five-year, $20 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support research and development of novel, functional surfaces produced using innovative materials and having nano-sized structures and features.

March 26, 2014

Showcase Highlights UAMS Neuroscience Research

Ben Boulden

March 26, 2014 | The UAMS College of Medicine’s “Showcase of Medical Discoveries: A Focus on Neuroscience” on March 19 put the spotlight on the field of medical research that’s a top priority for the university and the nation.