The UAMS Department of Anesthesiology has both investigator-initiated and industry sponsored projects. These are divided between basic and clinical research activities, and are funded by the department, industry and the NIH.
Numerous opportunities exist for research participation. Residents can participate in the development of case reports/series, industry-sponsored drug and device studies, and NIH-funded basic and clinical research.
Areas of research expertise in the department include educational and quality assurance research, pain management studies, and experimental therapeutics. In addition, the department has collaborations with numerous colleges and departments on campus, which can provide other opportunities.