January 19, 2018

New Technology Significantly Reduces Pathogen Identification Time

Two pathologists in a lab with equipment

  The Accelerate PhenoTM system is the latest addition to the UAMS Clinical Microbiology Laboratory’s array of industry-redefining technologies for the identification and treatment of infectious diseases. “We are one of the first in the world introducing this technology,” said Eric Rosenbaum, M.D., M.P.H., medical director of the lab. “The way it works is nothing…


November 14, 2017

NPR Story features Jerad Gardner, M.D.

Jerad Gardner, M.D. with friend in Turkey

UAMS’ Jerad Gardner, M.D., has become a social media firestorm by teaching, collaborating and connecting with doctors, nurses, medical students and patients around the globe. Read the NPR report.    


September 25, 2017

UAMS Pathologist Jerad Gardner Named to Top Five of ’40 Under 40’ List

Jerad Gardner, M.D., (left) is congratulated by William E. Schreiber, M.D.

Sept. 25, 2017 | Jerad Gardner, M.D., an associate professor in the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Medicine’s Departments of Pathology and Dermatology, was named among the top five of the American Society for Clinical Pathology’s “40 Under 40” 2017 list. The “40 Under 40” list honors pathologists and laboratory medicine professionals…