June 17, 2016 | A lively crowd of close to 100 business and community leaders from around western Arkansas filled the home of Drs. Terry and David Hunton on June 9 to kick off the inaugural Friends of UAMS – Fort Smith. David Hunton, M.D., regales (from left) Austin, Tammy and Bennett Nolan of [...]
May 17, 2016 | The inaugural Friends of UAMS – Hot Springs kicked off May 10 with a gathering of more than 100 business and community leaders from across south central Arkansas at the Hot Springs lakeside home of Barbara and Don Munro. Chancellor Dan Rahn, M.D. speaks to the assembled crowd from the [...]
May 5, 2016 | Business and community leaders from across eastern Arkansas gathered to enjoy an evening of food and conversation May 2 for the inaugural Friends of UAMS – Helena-West Helena. Overcast skies and wet weather did little to dampen the reception. Anna Barry and Helena Health Foundation Vice-Chair Bettye Hendrix meet with [...]
UAMS Vice Chancellor for Institutional Advancement Lance Burchett and UAMS Chancellor Dan Rahn, M.D., meet with former University of Arkansas Board of Trustees member and Simmons CEO J. Thomas May (seated). April 15, 2016 | More than 100 business and community leaders from across south central Arkansas gathered to enjoy an evening of [...]
May 8, 2015 | A $1 million gift by James C. and Mary Kay East to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has established the Kent C. Westbrook, M.D. Chair in Surgical Oncology. The chair will provide resources to ensure patients have the opportunity to understand their disease and participate in decisions based on scientific evidence, treatment availability and their own wishes.
<p class="content">LITTLE ROCK – Twelve new members have been elected to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Foundation Fund Board effective March 28. They are selected for a term of three years and may serve up to three terms.</p>