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UAMS Opens Schmieding Caregiver Training Site in El Dorado

LITTLE ROCK — The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging today celebrated the opening of the Schmieding Home Caregiver Training Program in El Dorado, providing new opportunities for the elderly to stay in their homes as they age.

By | September 30th, 2013|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS’ Arkansas Aging Initiative Receives $7.9 Million to Expand Caregiver Training Programs Across Arkansas

<span class="content">LITTLE ROCK – The Arkansas Aging Initiative in the Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has received $7.9 million from the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation to provide new opportunities for the elderly to stay in their homes.</span>

By | July 6th, 2012|Media Contact - Taylor/Peel, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS’ Schmieding Center Receives $3.5 Million Made Possible by Affordable Care Act

<span class="content">LITTLE ROCK – The Schmieding Center for Senior Health and Education, a Springdale-based program of the Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), has received a $3.5 million federal award to expand its home caregiver training in Hawaii, Texas, California and Arkansas.</span>

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

UAMS’ Reynolds Institute on Aging Celebrates Four-story Expansion with Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

<span class="content">LITTLE ROCK – The Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation today dedicated four new floors built atop the existing institute that will expand research and education capabilities.</span>

By | June 4th, 2012|Media Contact - Taylor/Peel, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Sets SeniorNet June Computer Classes for People 50 and Up

<span class="content">LITTLE ROCK – Computer classes on <em>Navigating the Internet</em>, <em>Introduction to Computers, Fundamentals for Beginners</em> and <em>Exploring Windows 7 </em>will be taught in June for people ages 50 and older at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging.</span>

By | May 11th, 2012|Media Contact - Taylor/Peel, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Sets March Computer Classes for People 50 and Up

LITTLE ROCK – Computer classes on Introduction to Computers, Intro to Digital Photography, Basic Spreadsheet (Excel) and Photo Editing will be taught in March for people ages 50 and older at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging. <br /> <br />

By | February 15th, 2012|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Sets January Computer Classes for People 50 and Up

LITTLE ROCK – Computer classes on Fundamentals for Beginners, Introduction to Computers, Exploring Windows 7 and Intro to the Internet will be taught in January for people ages 50 and older at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging.

By | December 16th, 2011|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Institute on Aging Reaches $5.6 Million Expansion Goal

LITTLE ROCK – The UAMS Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging announced today that it has raised $5.6 million in private funds required as part of a $30.4 million construction gift in 2009 from the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation.

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

Centenarian Exerciser Finds No Place Like UAMS

Oct. 28, 2011 | A physically active lifestyle has been a hallmark of Charlotte Cone’s 100 years. A regular walker and tender of flower and vegetable gardens even into her advanced years, she made it a point to stay fit. The daily walks and gardening may be history, but she believes regular exercise at the UAMS Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging has been the key to maintaining her strength.

By | October 28th, 2011|Medical News, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Hosts Open House Sept. 9 for Computer Learners

LITTLE ROCK – An open house to showcase computer classes for people ages 50 and up will be held Sept. 9 at the Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS).

By | September 2nd, 2011|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments