Whether you're looking for the latest announcements in world-class, comprehensive cancer care, a special event hosted by CARTI to fund new, state-of-the-art equipment, or the awarding of college scholarships to former patients, "CARTI in the News" can help you find out more.

President and CEO Adam Head on the Opening of the CARTI Cancer Center in North Little Rock

April 3, 2020
As seen on KATV CARTI president and CEO Adam Head sat down with KATV’s Alyson Courtney to discuss the expedited opening of the new CARTI Cancer Center in North Little Rock. An excerpt from our announcement, published March 30: “In light of the global coronavirus pandemic, construction on the new CARTI Cancer Center in North Little… View Article

 

Dayle Carozza’s Story | Celebrating Victories in Uncertain Times

March 31, 2020
Dayle Carozza’s family and friends didn’t let coronavirus cast a shadow on the celebration surrounding her final day of treatment. While safety protocols prevented her family from being with her in person, they had a great plan to share her victory! Watch to see how they came together to show their support and love. #MoreThanEver, we’re here… View Article

 

Due to Coronavirus, CARTI Expedites Construction to Open North Little Rock Cancer Center Early

March 30, 2020
Due to Coronavirus, CARTI Expedites Construction to Open North Little Rock Cancer Center Early Highest priority remains the health and safety of CARTI patients, families and team members In light of the global coronavirus pandemic, construction on the new CARTI Cancer Center in North Little Rock has been expedited with the opening date for medical… View Article

 

CARTI President and CEO Adam Head Selected as Arkansas Business 40 Under 40 Honoree

March 23, 2020
Press Release from Arkansas Business. Arkansas Business 40 Under 40 Arkansas Business is thrilled to recognize forty individuals that are making a significant impact in their companies, organizations and community. Through their commitment to their profession and their community, these individuals will be recognized at a luncheon ceremony. The state’s rising stars are nominated by readers… View Article

 

Coronavirus: What Cancer Patients Need to Know

March 16, 2020
In light of the global coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic, and the increasing number of confirmed cases in Arkansas, many cancer patients are concerned about how this virus may directly affect them. Our medical team answered some of the top questions we are receiving, in hopes of relieving some of the anxiety our patients may be feeling.  Are… View Article

 

HIGH PROFILE: Adam Head’s military service prepared him to lead CARTI

March 8, 2020
As seen in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, High Profile Adam Head’s military service prepared him to lead CARTI He is a leader, listener and team builder Cancer has proved over the years to be a foe that has to be fought with every possible weapon and in every possible way. Taking the fight to the often… View Article

 

Norma Lopez’s Story | Coworkers shave heads to support patient during her breast cancer diagnosis

March 6, 2020
As seen on KARK and Fox16. In December 2019, Norma Lopez discovered a lump in her breast, a lump that had not been noticed just a couple weeks earlier during her annual pap smear. She returned to her OBGYN who referred her to Dr. Jerri Fant, CARTI’s breast surgeon, for a biopsy. When the results came back, they confirmed that… View Article

 

CARTI’s Coronavirus/COVID-19 Safety Precautions

March 5, 2020
Updated as of 3.30.2020 As we continue to navigate the impact of coronavirus in the communities where we treat patients, CARTI will be making the following operational changes to ensure the health and safety of our patients, caregivers and team members. Effective March 30: Based on updated guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control, updating… View Article

 

How to Discuss Your Diagnosis

February 26, 2020
From the initial diagnosis to how you’re feeling throughout your treatments, talking about your cancer journey can seem overwhelming at times. As a two-time breast cancer survivor and longtime CARTI employee, Carolyn Garrett, resource coordinator of CARTI’s Resource and Appearance Center, shares her tips that will help you navigate these discussions, allowing you to focus on your… View Article

 

New Grant Provides MammoPads for 2,500 Mammogram Patients at Breast Center at CARTI

February 24, 2020
As seen on KTHV Channel 11. New grant provides MammoPads for 2500 mammogram patients at CARTI A MammoPad is a foam pad that adheres to the mammography plate and it mitigates or reduces discomfort from the compression. A cushy pink pad could help save lives. Dr. Stacy Smith-Foley, Breast Imaging Specialist at CARTI, said their… View Article