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The UAMS CardioVascular Center (UCVC) serves as a hub for cross disciplinary endeavors in cardiology, imaging, pharmacy, pediatrics, pharmacology, toxicology, distance health, and community outreach. Here clinicians and researchers combine efforts to improve patient health through communication, collaboration, and innovation.

The UCVC Mission is to identify and provide unique opportunities to expand and improve cardiovascular patient care, enable new discoveries, and train the next generation of physicians and scientists at UAMS and its partner institutions.

The UCVC Seminar Series will hold it's next seminar on Wednesday, March 12 at 12:00 p.m. in Education II, Room G137.    Leanne Leflter, Ph.D., ACNS-BC, APN, Associate Professor, UAMS College of Nursing and Education Leader, Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence, will present "Physical Activity in Prevention Guidelines for Older Adults and a Behavioral Lifestyle RCT in Older Women Using Primary Care Clinics at UAMS."  The UCVC Seminar Series is offered once per month in conjunction with Cardiology Grand Rounds.

UCVC Research Updates will meet on  Tuesday, March 18 @ 4:00 p.m. in Biomedical Research I, Room B300.    Vijayalakshmi Sridharan, Ph.D., Research Instructor, Division of Radiation Health, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, will present  “Effects of a tocotrienol-enriched oral formulation on radiation-induced early and late mitochondrial alterations in the heart”  UCVC Research Updates meets regularly on the first and third Tuesday of each month. 

To join the UCVC or volunteer to help with upcoming activities, please email Pam Kahler. We welcome all faculty, fellows, and students to join!


Cardiovascular Research Center