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Geriatrics and Long-Term Care Update to be Held Sept. 22-24 at UAMS

LITTLE ROCK — Physicians, nurses, dietitians, pharmacists, long-term care administrators, social workers and the public are invited to the 17th annual Geriatrics and Long-Term Care Update from Sept. 22- 24 at the Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging on the campus of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). Registration closes Sept. 9. The [...]

By | August 31st, 2016|News Release|0 Comments

UAMS-Sponsored Senior Expo Draws More Than 1,100

Jones Eye Institute staff provided 74 vision screenings for free at the Senior Expo. Oct. 26, 2015 | While the Arkansas State Fair was winding down Oct. 17, another, different kind of fair, the Senior Expo, was ramping up with prizes, informational booths, health screenings, exercise demonstrations and vendor booths. More than 1,100 [...]

By | October 26th, 2015|University News|0 Comments

Primary Care Locations

Primary Care Locations While primary care services might not be your first thought when you think of UAMS, our primary care services are just as top-notch as our specialty services. We have primary care services in six locations. Family Medicine At UAMS, we offer family medicine services in four convenient locations. Family medicine doctors can treat [...]

By | June 26th, 2015|Comments Off on Primary Care Locations

UAMS Study: Amino Acids, Whey Help Shed Fat While Keeping Muscle

<p class="content">LITTLE ROCK — Overweight people older than 65 may be able to shed fat and keep most of their muscle at the same time, according to a recent University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) study. </p>

By | March 7th, 2013|Media Contact - Taylor/Jackson, UAMS News|0 Comments

‘Lewy’s Here’: Popular Coach Shares Journey with Lewy Body Dementia

July 18, 2012 | Tom Webb knows a lot about building confidence, teaching strategy and working toward a goal as a team.

By | July 18th, 2012|Medical News, UAMS News|0 Comments

U.S. News & World Report Names UAMS Geriatrics Program No. 7 in the Nation, Topping Yale and Others

<span class="content">LITTLE ROCK – The geriatrics program in the College of Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) placed in the top 10 geriatrics programs in the nation in the latest U.S. News & World Report “America’s Best Graduate Schools.”</span>

By | April 19th, 2012|Media Contact - Taylor/Peel, UAMS News|0 Comments

Wei, Riggs Honored With Endowed Chairs

June 7, 2011| Gifts from two prominent Arkansas families recently honored UAMS’ Jeanne Y. Wei, M.D., Ph.D., and Ann T. Riggs, M.D., with endowments to support their work in geriatrics.

By | June 7th, 2011|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Celebrates Topping Out of Institute on Aging Expansion

<span class="content">LITTLE ROCK – The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging today celebrated placement of the final beam of its four-story, $30.4 million expansion. </span>

By | April 7th, 2011|Media Contact - Taylor/Peel, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Celebrates Topping Out at Institute on Aging

April 7, 2011 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging today celebrated placement of the final beam of its four-story, $30.4 million expansion.

By | April 7th, 2011|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments