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.

Meet your new, better 3D mammogram.

October 6, 2019
As seen in SavvyKids, October 2019. At The Breast Center at CARTI, mammograms are nothing to fear—a compassionate team, tranquil environment and precise imaging make it an easy and comfortable experience. From routine screenings to the early detection and treatment of breast cancer, The Breast Center at CARTI is committed to providing patients with the… View Article


The Roots of Compassion: A Family Legacy Lives on Through CARTI

October 5, 2019
As seen in Little Rock Soiree, October 2019. Tux ‘n’ Trees co-chairs Albert and Traci Braunfisch honor a family legacy through their CARTI support. A man immigrated to America. He put down roots. Those roots took hold and he grew a family and helped grow his adopted state, and to this day things still grow… View Article


Heather Abed’s Story | Breast Cancer Patients Gives Back This October

October 4, 2019
As a lifelong ‘jazzerciser’ and owner of Jazzercise Little Rock Fitness Center, Heather Abed considered herself to be in tip-top shape. So when she went in for her annual mammogram and got a clean bill of health, she thought nothing of it. That was until six months later when she discovered two lumps.  After a… View Article


The Many Faces of CARTI

October 3, 2019
As seen in Inviting Arkansas, November 2019. FESTIVAL OF FASHION – Friday, November 15. Join the FUN and celebrate the season in style Photography by LORI SPARKMAN PHOTOGRAPHY | Makeup by Stephanie Duty | Shot on location at CARTI Cancer Center These boutiques share a commitment to our community and the CARTI mission of improved + compassionate patient… View Article


An Ode to Vogue: Philanthropy + Fashion

October 2, 2019
As seen in Inviting Arkansas, October 2019. By KIM MEYER WEBB | Photography by RETT PEEK | Hair and Makeup by SUZY BALKMAN with Bristle + Balm | Wardrobe from Barbara Jean Rachel Sims believes authentic relationships build better communities. “I love how everything in Little Rock feels so local. It seems like everywhere we… View Article


Dear Diary, Sarah Wilson

October 1, 2019
As seen in Inviting Arkansas, October 2019. As a CARTI patient, Sarah Wilson considers herself a thriver rather than survivor – it’s a victor, not a victim, perspective that resonates as she reflects on her cancer experiences. With plans to live her fullest life, Sarah shares some secrets for feeling healthy + happy. Sarah recalls… View Article


Dr. John Sims Joins Head and Neck Surgical Department at CARTI Cancer Center

September 23, 2019
CARTI Cancer Center has added John Sims, Jr., M.D., head and neck oncologic and microvascular reconstructive surgeon, to its staff. He comes to CARTI from Mount Sinai – Beth Israel in New York City, New York, where he completed a fellowship in head and neck oncologic and microvascular reconstructive surgery. He is now accepting new… View Article


CARTI Announces Plan to Build CARTI Cancer Center South Arkansas in El Dorado

September 10, 2019
CARTI announced today its plan to build CARTI Cancer Center South Arkansas, a comprehensive cancer treatment facility to be located in El Dorado. The cancer center’s planned services will include medical and radiation oncology, an infusion suite, imaging and an onsite lab. The project is currently in preliminary phases and a site has yet to… View Article


Mary Claire’s Story | 13-Year-Old Presents $1,000 to CARTI in Honor of Mother

August 27, 2019
Diagnosed with thyroid cancer in 2018, Michelle Smith Harper became a patient of Dr. Scott Stern,  head and neck surgical oncologist at CARTI. Dr. Stern performed surgery on Michelle, then oversaw her subsequent treatment with alcohol ablation therapy. With this being Michelle’s second thyroid cancer diagnosis, her family was worried by the unknown and looking… View Article


CARTI Builds on Stability Achieved in Fiscal Year 2018

August 19, 2019
CARTI Builds on Stability Achieved in Fiscal Year 2018 Fitch Ratings affirms organization’s bond rating and outlook CARTI announced today that Fitch Ratings, an international bond-rating service, has affirmed the ‘BB+’ rating on the $48.245 million Pulaski County Public Facilities Board health facilities revenue bonds, issued in 2013. Additionally, they affirmed the organization’s outlook as… View Article