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Inaugural Physical Therapy Students Find Joy in Learning

Kyle Roliard Dec. 29, 2015 |As the inaugural physical therapy class at the UAMS northwest Arkansas campus in Fayetteville finishes its first semester, students are as enthusiastic as ever. Student Scott Van Camp finds it both humbling and exciting to be a part of the first class headed by John Jefferson, Ph.D., chair [...]

By | December 29th, 2015|University News|0 Comments

12th Street Center Marks World AIDS Day

Mary Bradley, center, speaks to a group of volunteers before health screenings begin at the center. Dec. 8, 2015 | The UAMS 12th Street Health & Wellness Center’s made the global local on Dec. 1, observing World AIDS Day by providing 36 patients with free HIV screenings. Most of those 36 people also [...]

By | December 8th, 2015|University News|0 Comments

UAMS Northwest Names Physical Therapy Skills Lab for Schmieding Foundation

Feb. 12, 2015 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Northwest regional campus in Fayetteville today unveiled a name for a new teaching lab critical to its coming physical therapy program - the Schmieding Neurological Skills Lab.

By | February 12th, 2015|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Northwest Names Physical Therapy Skills Lab

LITTLE ROCK – The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences’ (UAMS) Northwest regional campus in Fayetteville today unveiled a name for a new teaching lab critical to its coming physical therapy program — the Schmieding Neurological Skills Lab.

By | February 12th, 2015|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments

12th Street Center Provides Screenings on World AIDS Day

Dec. 10, 2014 | The UAMS 12th Street Health and Wellness Center - Health on 12th for the Holidays event Dec. 1 marked World AIDS Day by making 18 patients more aware of their own health status with free HIV screenings.

By | December 10th, 2014|Medical News, UAMS News|0 Comments

College of Health Professions Dedicates Legacy Garden

Oct. 23, 2014 | Nearly 200 laser-engraved bricks spread across a 2,000-square-foot courtyard were the centerpiece of the Legacy Garden dedicated Oct. 21 by the College of Health Professions.

By | October 23rd, 2014|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Northwest Vice Chancellor Pledges $250,000 to UAMS Northwest Campus

FAYETTEVILLE – Peter O. Kohler, M.D., vice chancellor for the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Northwest, recently pledged a deferred gift of $250,000 to support the new physical therapy program based at the regional campus in Fayetteville.

By | July 24th, 2014|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Center for Dental Education Welcomes Senior Dental Students for Clinic Rotations

March 13, 2014 | 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|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Names Slagle to Lead Center for Dental Education

LITTLE ROCK – Distinguished educator and longtime dental college dean William F. Slagle, D.D.S., M.Ed., has been named director of the Center for Dental Education in the College of Health Professions at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS).

By | February 26th, 2014|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Receives OK to Offer Physical Therapy Degree

Nov. 4, 2013 | Approval to begin educating physical therapy students at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) at its northwest Arkansas campus was given Oct. 25 by the Coordinating Board of the Arkansas Department of Higher Education. </span>

By | November 4th, 2013|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments