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UAMS Northwest Accepting Applications for Summer Health Careers Program

LITTLE ROCK — The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Northwest is now accepting applications from students who will be entering the 11th or 12th grade and interested in exploring careers in health care for its two-week, intensive Medical Applications of Science for Health (MASH) program July 11-22. During the MASH program, students will [...]

By | February 1st, 2016|News Release|0 Comments

Barone Named to FDA Panel on Tobacco

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 | August 20th, 2014|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Celebrates Opening of 12th Street Student-Led Community Health Center

<span class="content">LITTLE ROCK – Students and faculty at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) today cut the ribbon and dedicated the 12th Street Health and Wellness Center, which will provide free health screenings and information to the minority community where the clinic is located. <br /> <br /> </span>

By | December 7th, 2012|Media Contact - Taylor/Peel, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS College of Nursing to Offer Second Doctorate Degree

Nov. 9, 2012 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Nursing will begin offering a doctorate of nursing practice (D.N.P.) degree in fall 2013 to help meet the state’s growing health care demand.

By | November 9th, 2012|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Receives $434,000 for Exercise Study

June 15, 2012 | A University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Nursing researcher is studying a new approach for increasing physical activity in older, sedentary women after receiving a $434,000 National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) grant.

By | June 15th, 2012|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

College of Nursing Researcher Wins Fellow Award

April 26, 2012 | Carol Enderlin, Ph.D., R.N., a clinical assistant professor in the UAMS College of Nursing, was named one of three winners of the Arkansas Gerontological Society’s Fellow Award for outstanding contributions to the field.

By | April 26th, 2012|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Has Key Role in $4.9 Million Grant to Educate Nurses

March 5, 2012 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Nursing will play a key role in a $4.9 million federal effort to train 1,500 Arkansas nurses and address a shortage in that workforce.

By | March 5th, 2012|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS College of Nursing Receives $162,000 to Link With Delta Nursing Homes for Education, Patient Care

LITTLE ROCK – Using a $162,002 federal grant, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) will soon put telecommunications to work in the Arkansas Delta improving the education levels of nursing home caregivers and enabling UAMS’ geriatrics specialists to see patients in long-term care facilities in the Delta.

By | December 21st, 2011|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS’ Beverly Awarded International Nursing Honor

Dec. 20, 2011 | Claudia Beverly, Ph.D., R.N., professor in the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Nursing and director of the Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence, was given an international award for leadership by the nursing profession’s honor society.

By | December 20th, 2011|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

College of Nursing Professor Wins International Honor

Nov. 22, 2011 | Helping to build a substantial and effective disaster relief effort in Arkansas and beyond is the legacy Cheryl Schmidt, Ph.D., R.N., has been working to leave behind.

By | November 28th, 2011|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments