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Sickle Cell Program Going Strong

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 [...]

By | July 26th, 2016|Featured, Medical News|0 Comments

Palliative Care/ Hospice – Cancer Pain Clinic

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 [...]

By | June 26th, 2015|Comments Off on Palliative Care/ Hospice – Cancer Pain Clinic


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 [...]

By | June 26th, 2015|Comments Off on Cancer

Behavioral Medicine Clinic

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 [...]

By | June 26th, 2015|Comments Off on Behavioral Medicine Clinic

Partners in Care Conference Educates on End-of-Life Care

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.

By | October 10th, 2014|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Palliative Care Program Receives National Certification

<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>

By | May 7th, 2013|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Institute on Aging Hosts Free Seminar on Palliative Care

<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>

By | February 17th, 2010|Media Contact - Taylor/Peel, UAMS News|0 Comments