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Faculty

Maya L. Lopez, M.D.

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  • Associate Professor, College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics

Sections

  • Developmental Pediatrics

Specialties

  • Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

Contact Information

  • Email: LopezMayaL@uams.edu
    Phone: 501-364-1836
    Fax: 501-364-3612
    Address: Dennis Developmental Center
    1301 Wolfe Street
    Little Rock, AR 72202

Education

  • M.D., University of the Philippines, 1995

Training

  • Chief Resident, Pediatrics, Mt Sinai Elmhurst Hospital, 2000-2001
  • Residency, Pediatrics, Mt Sinai Elmhurst Hospital, 1997-2000
  • Fellowship, Developmental & Behavorial Pediatrics, Rhode Island Hospital, 2001-2003

Licensure and Board Certification

  • American Board of Medical Specialties, Pediatrics, Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

Recent Honors

  • Quien es quien, El Latino Central Arkansas, 2010
  • TOP Physician finalist in Pediatrics, Physician's Choice, Arkansas Life magazine, 2010
  • Educational Incentive Award, UAMS, 2011
  • Educational Incentive Award, UAMS, 2012
  • Gawad Lagablab, Outstanding Alumni, Philippine Science High School, 2015

Recent Publications

  • Journal Article, Bellando J., Fussel J. Autism Speaks Toolkits: Resources for Busy Physicians. 2015 Clinical Pediatrics;
  • Journal Article, Lopez ., Schulz., Baroud., Hudson., Wilson. Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) in Arkansas: Prevalence, Characteristics and Timing of Prior Identification Among 8 year old Children. J Ark Med Soc 2012 March; 108(10):220-24.
  • Journal Article, Melnyk., Fuchs., Schulz., Lopez ., Kahler., Fussell., Bellando., Pavliv., Rose., Seidel., Gaylor., James. Metabolic imbalance and evidence of epigenetic dysregulation and oxidative damage in children with autism. . Autism Research 2012 42:367-377.
  • Journal Article, Whiteside Mansell., Bradley., McKelvey., Lopez . Center Based Early Head Start: Protective for Children Exposed Family Conflict. Early Education & Development 2009 (20):942-957.

Recent Grant Awards

  • AIR-P Improvement/Guideline/Dissemination, HRSA, 2015-09-01 00:00:00-2020-08-31 00:00:00
  • Autism Treatment NetworkYear 1. New 3 yr cycle., Autism Speaks, 2014-09-01 00:00:00-2017-08-31 00:00:00
  • ECHO Autism - Year 2 , HRSA, 2016-09-01 00:00:00-2017-08-31 00:00:00

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