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Inaugural Friends of UAMS – Northwest Arkansas Event Held at Hunt Tower

Sept. 23, 2016 | Approximately 200 business and community leaders from across northwest Arkansas gathered Sept. 14 at the invitation of Johnelle Hunt to launch the inaugural chapter of Friends of UAMS – Northwest Arkansas. Held on the spacious 10th floor of the recently opened Hunt Tower in Rogers, guests enjoyed an evening of food [...]

By | September 23rd, 2016|University News|0 Comments

UAMS Northwest Receives $194,200 Grant from Walmart Foundation to Aid Marshallese Diabetes Program

LITTLE ROCK — The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Northwest in Fayetteville today announced a $194,200 grant from the Walmart Foundation to support its ongoing effort to treat diabetes in the region’s Marshallese community.

By | February 26th, 2015|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Northwest Names Physical Therapy Skills Lab for Schmieding Foundation

Feb. 12, 2015 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Northwest regional campus in Fayetteville today unveiled a name for a new teaching lab critical to its coming physical therapy program - the Schmieding Neurological Skills Lab.

By | February 12th, 2015|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Comprehensive Rehabilitation Clinic Opens at UAMS Northwest in Fayetteville

Nov. 18, 2014 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) celebrated the recent opening of a comprehensive rehabilitation clinic on its <a href="http://northwestcampus.uams.edu/">northwest Arkansas regional campus</a> in Fayetteville, improving access to physical, occupational and speech rehabilitation services.

By | November 18th, 2014|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Receives Nearly $3 Million to Address Health Disparities

FAYETTEVILLE — The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has been awarded a three-year, $2.99 million grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to address health disparities in the Hispanic and Marshallese communities in Benton and Washington counties.

By | September 25th, 2014|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Approved for Nearly $2.1M for Study to Aid Marshallese with Diabetes

FAYETTEVILLE —A research team at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has been approved for nearly $2.1 million from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to study how to improve diabetes self-management in the Marshallese community of northwest Arkansas.

By | August 7th, 2014|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Northwest Vice Chancellor Pledges $250,000 to UAMS Northwest Campus

FAYETTEVILLE – Peter O. Kohler, M.D., vice chancellor for the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Northwest, recently pledged a deferred gift of $250,000 to support the new physical therapy program based at the regional campus in Fayetteville.

By | July 24th, 2014|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments