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Radiation Effects Expert Martin Hauer-Jensen Invested in J. Thomas May Distinguished Endowed Chair in Oncology

Sept. 1, 2016 | The family of the late William E. “Bill” Clark has given $300,000 to establish a distinguished endowed chair in honor of J. Thomas May in which world-renowned radiation effects expert Martin Hauer-Jensen, M.D., Ph.D., was invested Aug. 29 at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). Hauer-Jensen, a professor of [...]

By | September 1st, 2016|Cancer, News Release, University News|0 Comments

2016 UAMS Alumni Weekend Reunites Classmates, Friends

Aug. 26, 2016 | Although he’d traveled from Anchorage, Alaska, to Little Rock for the weekend, Tim Coalwell, M.D., felt a little guilty about winning a prize for the longest drive. “That’s because I didn’t drive,” quipped Coalwell, a 1991 UAMS College of Medicine graduate. Held Aug. 19-21 at the University of Arkansas for Medical [...]

By | August 26th, 2016|University News|0 Comments

Bank of America Gives $24,500 for UAMS Diversity Programs

Aug. 23, 2016 | Bank of America continued its stalwart support for the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) with a $24,500 corporate foundation gift given to the UAMS Center for Diversity Affairs at an August 23 presentation. The check was presented by Donnie Cook, Arkansas state president and Little Rock market president for Bank [...]

By | August 23rd, 2016|News Release, University News|0 Comments

Historical Research Center Celebrates Expansion, New Space

May 12, 2016 | Unique  artifacts such as a scrapbook of varnished tissue specimens along with historical documents such as a Civil War surgeon’s letters on the health of soldiers recently moved into newly renovated space at UAMS. The Historical Research Center of the UAMS Library now includes a research room open to the public, [...]

By | May 12th, 2016|University News|0 Comments

UAMS Staff Learn Importance of Trust, Process in PFCC

April 27, 2016 | Providing efficient patient- and family-centered care (PFCC) is much like doing the tango, Juliette Schlucter told a room full of UAMS faculty and staff April 19. “First, you have to have enormous trust in your partner,” she said. “Second, you cannot fake it. You have to know the steps.” Schlucter, who [...]

By | April 27th, 2016|University News|0 Comments

Delta Dental Foundation Awards $30,000 to UAMS 12th Street Center

March 8, 2016 | Delta Dental of Arkansas Foundation recently presented a $30,000 grant to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) 12th Street Health & Wellness Center to help pay for additional dental care for patients seen first at the center. Some of center patients are referred for the next level of care to [...]

By | March 8th, 2016|University News|0 Comments

UAMS Appoints Zaller to Direct Office of Global Health

LITTLE ROCK — Nickolas D. Zaller, Ph.D., an internationally known addiction researcher at UAMS and a Fulbright Scholar fluent in Chinese, has been appointed director of the UAMS Office of Global Health. Nick Zaller Created in 2012, the office coordinates global health activities at UAMS, supporting faculty, staff and students across the university. [...]

By | February 8th, 2016|News Release|0 Comments

UAMS Names Patricia Cowan Dean of College of Nursing

July 29, 2015 | Patricia A. Cowan, Ph.D., R.N., has been named dean of the College of Nursing at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and will begin at UAMS on or before Dec. 1.

By | July 29th, 2015|University News|0 Comments

UAMS Names Patricia Cowan Dean of College of Nursing

LITTLE ROCK —Patricia A. Cowan, Ph.D., R.N., has been named dean of the College of Nursing at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and will begin at UAMS on or before Dec. 1.

By | July 29th, 2015|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, News Release|0 Comments

Keith Olsen, Pharm. D., Named UAMS College of Pharmacy Dean

July 10, 2015 | Keith M. Olsen, Pharm. D., has been named dean of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Pharmacy and will begin his role at UAMS on or before Nov. 1.

By | July 14th, 2015|University News|0 Comments