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Registration Open for the 2016 South Central Telehealth Forum to be Held Aug. 1-2

LITTLE ROCK — The fourth annual South Central Telehealth Forum  for the Arkansas, Mississippi and Tennessee region promoting the use of telecommunications technologies to support distance health care will be Aug. 1-2 in Nashville, Tennessee. The forum is sponsored by the South Central Telehealth Resource Center (SCTRC), which provides telehealth media and education for Arkansas, [...]

By | July 14th, 2016|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Physician Champions ANGELS at Politico Health Care Panel

July 6, 2016 | UAMS obstetrician Curtis Lowery, M.D., spoke of the impact a UAMS telemedicine program has had on the care of high-risk pregnancies in Arkansas at a Politico health care panel June 9 in Washington, D.C. Lowery, chair of the UAMS College of Medicine’s Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, outlined how ANGELS, a [...]

By | July 6th, 2016|University News|0 Comments

Stroke Program Helps Lower Arkansas to Sixth from First in Stroke Deaths

May 12, 2016 | Arkansas recently fell to sixth in the nation in the number of stroke deaths per capita after many years in first place, a huge improvement that health officials credit in part to a statewide telemedicine program of stroke education and treatment. The program — Arkansas Stroke Assistance through Virtual Emergency Support, or [...]

By | May 12th, 2016|Featured, Medical News|0 Comments

Shock, Lowery and Archer Honored as Health Care Heroes

Nov. 18, 2015 | Three UAMS physicians were recognized by Arkansas Business as Health Care Heroes during a Nov. 18 luncheon at Embassy Suites in Little Rock. The awards program honors individuals, companies and organizations that are making significant contributions to providing quality health care in Arkansas. John P. Shock, M.D., a distinguished professor in [...]

By | November 18th, 2015|Featured, Medical News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS’ Lowery Talks Telemedicine at TEDx Event

Aug. 11, 2015 | A UAMS obstetrician highlighted how technology has improved health care in Arkansas, and the increased part it will play moving forward in his address at a TEDx event in Little Rock on July 24.

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

Hand Telemedicine Program, UAMS Physician Save Batesville Man’s Hand

May 11, 2015 | A split-second connection between a table saw blade and a wedding ring almost took Tommy Watts' hand.

By | May 11th, 2015|Medical News, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Center for Distance Health Founder, Director Honored with First Telehealth Forum Awards

LITTLE ROCK – University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences’ (UAMS) Curtis Lowery Jr., M.D., and Tina Benton, B.S.N., R.N., today at the South Central Telehealth Forum in Jackson, Mississippi, were recognized for their work in telemedicine with the first Champion Awards from the South Central Telehealth Resource Center (SCTRC).

By | March 2nd, 2015|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS’ Lowery Speaks at Brookings Institute

Dec. 17, 2014 | Curtis Lowery, M.D., chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the College of Medicine and director of maternal-fetal medicine at UAMS, recently participated on a panel discussing delivery of health care to rural communities at the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C.

By | December 17th, 2014|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS provides maternal telemedicine in Oklahoma

LITTLE ROCK – The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) today started providing support via telemedicine to high-risk pregnant mothers and physicians at the Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology who treat them at OSU Medical Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

By | November 10th, 2014|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments

Oct. 28 Science Café — ‘High Tech Stork: Mama Care in the 21st Century’

LITTLE ROCK – Science Café Little Rock, co-sponsored by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), will hold its next public forum, High Tech Stork: Mama Care in the 21st Century, on Oct. 28. Panelists will discuss maternal health, pregnancy complications, holistic treatments and current advances in newborn car

By | October 15th, 2014|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments