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UAMS College of Nursing Advisory Board Elects Officers

LITTLE ROCK — The College of Nursing Advisory Board at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has elected Benni Fambrough of Little Rock its new chairman and re-elected JoAnn Hennessy Smith of Searcy as vice chair and Mike Spades of Little Rock as secretary-treasurer. Benni Fambrough Each officer will serve a [...]

By | January 26th, 2016|News Release, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Saw Transformative Growth in 2015

Dec. 28, 2015 | UAMS experienced a year of growth and transformation  in 2015 that reached all areas of patient care, education and research. During this time of development, UAMS saw many changes in leadership. In January, Jeanne Heard, M.D., Ph.D., announced her retirement as provost effective June 30 after more forty years at UAMS. [...]

By | December 28th, 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

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

UAMS’ Barone Named to FDA Tobacco Products Advisory Panel

LITTLE ROCK – Claudia Barone, Ed.D., A.P.R.N., a professor in the College of Nursing at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), has become the first nurse appointed to the Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

By | July 30th, 2014|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments

College of Nursing Graduates Score Top Pass Rate in State on National Exam

LITTLE ROCK – Recent graduates of the baccalaureate degree (BSN) program in the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Nursing recorded the highest pass rate of any Arkansas nursing college on the Registered Nurse (RN) National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX).

By | July 30th, 2014|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

College of Nursing Graduates Achieve Top Pass Rate in State

LITTLE ROCK – Recent graduates of the baccalaureate degree (BSN) program in the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Nursing recorded the highest pass rate of any Arkansas nursing college on the Registered Nurse (RN) National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX).

By | July 30th, 2014|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

Brenda Scisson Named Executive Director of Development for UAMS College of Nursing

<p class="content">LITTLE ROCK — Brenda Scisson has been named executive director of development for the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Nursing, where she will oversee fundraising efforts for the college that is celebrating its 60<sup>th</sup> anniversary this year. </p>

By | July 3rd, 2013|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

Interprofessional Student Teams Compete to Treat Simulated Patients

May 7, 2013 | Music from “Star Wars” filled a UAMS lecture hall May 2 as a Darth Vader-costumed emcee waved a light saber and opened the first Sim Wars competition to the cheers of about 200 students.

By | May 8th, 2013|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

College of Nursing’s Vogel Honored

March 28, 2012 | Ralph Vogel, Ph.D., R.N., a clinical assistant professor in the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Nursing, was recently honored for his many years of service with the Arkansas Genetic Health Committee (ARGHC).

By | March 28th, 2012|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments