COM Research Administration

The UAMS College of Medicine Research Office supports clinical and basic science research, provides leadership in expanding the college’s research and creative activities, aligns the COM research agenda with federal agencies and foundations, fosters interdisciplinary research programs and collaborations, and works with the UAMS Development office to further COM research and augment funding.

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Charlotte Hobbs, M.D., Ph.D.
Executive Associate Dean for Research College of Medicine
(501)  526-5840

Blake Perry, Ph.D.

Director of Research Administration

(501) 526-5836


Laura Rakes, M.A.

Program Manager

(501)  526-5834

Suresh Kannan, Ph.D.

Program Manager

(501) 320-7310


Candace Jackson, M.B.A.

Executive Assistant

(501)  526-5840