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Third Class of Physician Assistant Students Receive White Coats

Edward Williams, assistant professor in the physician assistant program, helps a student into her white coat while program director Patricia Kelly looks on. June 11, 2015 | Thirty-four students in the third class of the physician assistant program in the UAMS College of Health Professions received their white coats in a May 22 ceremony with [...]

By | June 11th, 2015|University News|0 Comments

UAMS Names Stephen Mette New Chief Clinical Officer

LITTLE ROCK — Stephen Mette, M.D., has joined the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) as chief clinical officer. “I look forward to getting to know my new colleagues, students and the wonderful people of Arkansas as we work every day to improve the health and lives of the communities we serve,” said Mette. [...]

By | June 10th, 2015|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell|0 Comments

UAMS Drug Trial Leads to First FDA-Approved Treatment for Blood Disorder Called Castleman’s Disease

LITTLE ROCK – The first-ever treatment for a rare blood disorder called multicentric Castleman’s disease was approved recently by the Food and Drug Administration after drug trials headed by a researcher at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS).

By | May 12th, 2014|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

Public, Private Collaboration Supports Physical Therapy Program, Internal Medicine Residency at UAMS Northwest

LITTLE ROCK – A public and private collaboration was announced today to help fund a physical therapy academic program, an internal medicine residency and related programs at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Northwest campus in Fayetteville.

By | April 3rd, 2014|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS, Arkansas Mutual Team Up to Annually Award Primary Care Student $10,000

LITTLE ROCK – An annual $10,000 award has been created by Arkansas Mutual Insurance Company and the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) to be given to a third-year medical student with an interest in rural primary care.

By | March 20th, 2014|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Center for Dental Education Welcomes Senior Dental Students from University of Tennessee for Clinic Rotations

LITTLE ROCK – The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences’ (UAMS) Center for Dental Education is now hosting small groups of dental students from University of Tennessee College of Dentistry for two-week clinical rotations.

By | March 13th, 2014|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments

Former Preemies at UAMS NICU Invited to April 12 Reunion

LITTLE ROCK — Former patients of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) and their families are invited to its third annual reunion April 12 to celebrate and reconnect with doctors and staff.

By | March 12th, 2014|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS’ Marsh Named President of National Medical Organization

LITTLE ROCK – James Marsh, M.D., a nationally prominent internal medicine specialist, cardiologist and cardiology researcher at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), has been voted president elect of the Association of Professors of Medicine (APM).

By | March 12th, 2014|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

Prince Tribute Band to Headline UAMS Cancer Institute’s RockStar Lounge April 26

LITTLE ROCK – Join Little Rock’s hottest rock ’n’ roll party April 26 when Prince tribute band Vince & the Revelation headlines the annual RockStar Lounge event to benefit research at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute.

By | February 28th, 2014|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Names Pedro Delgado, M.D., to Lead Psychiatric Research Institute

LITTLE ROCK – Pedro L. Delgado, M.D., a nationally known leader in integrating psychiatric care, research and education, has been named director of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Psychiatric Research Institute and the Marie Wilson Howells Professor and chair of the Department of Psychiatry in the College of Medicine.

By | February 26th, 2014|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments