July 26, 2016 | William Cooney, 66, has stuck with UAMS for 63 years as a sickle cell patient because he said over decades of change it has consistently provided him with the care he needs. William Cooney has been a sickle cell patient of UAMS for more than 60 years. Through transformations [...]
Palliative Care Clinic - Cancer Institute At the UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute, the goal of our Palliative Care Clinic is to help you live as well as possible while facing a serious or life-threatening illness. Palliative care focuses on the whole person: body, mind and spirit. Our team of professionals offers care [...]
Cancer Offering the expertise of specialists in various fields, our team members at the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute create the best personalized treatment plan for you. Providing this kind of customized care requires the kind of options that you will find only at an academic health care facility like UAMS. Breast Cancer Colon and [...]
Behavioral Medicine Clinic Coping with serious illness or other stressful life changes can be highly challenging. The experienced staff members at the Behavioral Medicine Clinic offer support for patients and family members with a range of medical and stress-related disorders. We can help you learn ways to manage symptoms, improve coping and enhance quality-of-life and wellness. Our caring and compassionate specialists provide [...]
Oct. 10, 2014 | Teaching sessions from pain and symptom management to end of life care drew 175 hospice and palliative care professionals Oct. 2-3 to the third annual Partners in Care Conference, organized in part by UAMS.
<span class="content">LITTLE ROCK — The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Palliative Care Program has received advanced certification, becoming the first in Arkansas and one of only 36 nationally to become accredited under a new national evaluation process. </span>
<span class="content">LITTLE ROCK – The Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences will host a free four-week seminar on palliative, or comfort, care starting March 8 at the Institute on Aging, 629 Jack Stephens Drive.</span>