February 6, 2019

UAMS Scientists Awarded Grants for Cancer Research

Seeds of Science recipients

Researchers at the UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute received a funding boost thanks to the efforts of two volunteer groups. One small grant award of $50,000 and three pilot awards of $15,000 each were presented to UAMS cancer researchers at a reception and research poster showcase hosted by the Envoys volunteer advocacy group Jan….

January 30, 2019

Dr. Laudadio Reappointed to American Board of Pathology Committees

Jennifer Laudadio

Dr. Jennifer Laudadio, an Associate Professor in the Department of Pathology, has been reappointed to two Test Development and Advisory Committees (TDACs) for the American Board of Pathology. Dr. Laudadio has served on the TDAC for Molecular Genetic Pathology since 2015 and on the Clinical Pathology CertLink TDAC since 2017. Reappointments are made annually for…

December 21, 2018

New Faculty

Bobby Boyanton

Bobby Boyanton Jr., M.D., has joined the Department of Pathology as Professor and Section Chief of Pathology at Arkansas Children’s Hospital. He previously was a Professor of Pathology at the William Beaumont College of Medicine of Oakland University in Michigan, where he led the clinical microbiology and molecular pathology laboratories and served as Associate Residency…

October 31, 2018

Pathology Powerhouses

Jennifer Laudadio

Congratulations to Drs. Jerad Gardner and Jennifer Laudadio, Associate Professors in the Department of Pathology, who received honors at the annual meeting of the College of American Pathologists (CAP) in Chicago on Oct. 21. Dr. Laudadio was presented the Pathology Advancement Award for her national work in pathology education, extensive service to CAP and other…

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…

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