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Haggard-Duff Named Director of In-Home Caregiver Training for UAMS Schmieding Center in Springdale

LITTLE ROCK — Lauren Haggard-Duff, Ph. D., has been named director of in-home caregiver training for the Schmieding Center for Senior Health and Education in Springdale, part of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). Lauren Haggard-Duff Haggard-Duff will oversee curriculum development and training focusing on in-home caregivers and families. She also [...]

By | September 28th, 2016|News Release|0 Comments

Friends of UAMS – Hot Springs Hosts Inaugural Event

May 17, 2016 | The inaugural Friends of UAMS – Hot Springs kicked off May 10 with a gathering of more than 100 business and community leaders from across south central Arkansas at the Hot Springs lakeside home of Barbara and Don Munro. Chancellor Dan Rahn, M.D. speaks to the assembled crowd from the [...]

By | May 17th, 2016|University News|0 Comments

UAMS Schmieding Program Gets $7.9 Million from Reynolds Foundation

A Schmieding Home Caregiver Training Program instructor discusses a caregiving procedure with a class of students. Aug. 25, 2015 | In another act of philanthropy to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) before ceasing operations, the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation has given a $7.9 million grant to the Schmieding Home Caregiver [...]

By | August 25th, 2015|News Release, University News|0 Comments

UAMS’ South Central Center on Aging Celebrates 10 Years Serving Region

LITTLE ROCK — The South Central Center on Aging in Pine Bluff today celebrated a decade of service in its 10-county region of south Arkansas, having grown from serving 5,600 people in its first year to 16,500 in its 10th year.

By | October 24th, 2013|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Opens Schmieding Caregiver Training Site in Hot Springs

<p class="content">LITTLE ROCK — The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging today celebrated the opening of the Schmieding Home Caregiver Training Program in Hot Springs, providing new opportunities for the elderly to stay in their homes as they age. </p>

By | August 2nd, 2013|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

Fort Smith Becomes State’s Fifth Schmieding Home Caregiver Training Site

LITTLE ROCK – The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation today celebrated the opening of the Schmieding Home Caregiver Training Program in Fort Smith, providing new opportunities for the elderly to stay in their homes as they age.

By | January 24th, 2013|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments