///Meet the Palliative Care Team
Meet the Palliative Care Team 2019-02-08T08:38:18-05:00

Meet the Palliative Care Clinic Team

Our team of palliative care specialists in the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute and the Reynolds Institute on Aging are here to help you and your family. Learn more about each team member.

Dr. Harrington is the Medical Director of the UAMS Palliative Care Program and practices at UAMS, Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute and Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System. She received her M.D. at UAMS and completed her residency and fellowship at Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center. She is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. She is Program Director of the UAMS Palliative Medicine fellowship program. Her special interests include cancer pain management, end-of-life care, and medical ethics. Read more.

Dr. Elizabeth Rogers graduated from UAMS and completed a residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics.  After serving as a primary care physician for many years, Dr. Rogers completed a Hospice and Palliative Medicine fellowship at UAMS and is board-certified in that specialty.  She practices Palliative Medicine in the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute Palliative Care Clinic and in the hospital as part of the UAMS Palliative Care Team.  Dr. Rogers’ interests include hospice and palliative care, cancer pain and symptom management and caregiver support. Read more.

Dr. James Fletcher received his medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School. Commissioned in the US Navy, he completed internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth. After a tour as Chief of Residents, he completed a fellowship in Nephrology at the National Capital Consortium. He served as a nephrologist and hospitalist for several years before completing a Hospice and Palliative Medicine fellowship at Virginia Commonwealth University Health System. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Nephrology, and Hospice and Palliative Medicine. His interests include end of life care, cancer pain and symptom management, and end stage renal disease. Read more.

James Fletcher

Dr. Carrie Hyde received her medical degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock in 2009 and completed her residency in Internal Medicine at UAMS in 2013.  She held multiple leadership positions including membership in the Residency Development Council and Graduate Medical Education Council.  Dr. Hyde followed her residency training with a fellowship in Hospice and Palliative Medicine at UAMS.  She is board certified in Internal Medicine.  She currently serves as an Assistant Professor in the Hospice and Palliative Medicine Program and practices in the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute, as both an outpatient and inpatient provider.  Her interests include hospice and palliative care, cancer pain, and symptom management.  She also volunteers at Harmony Health Clinic, which provides care to uninsured patients.  She is proud to be a life-long Arkansan and enjoys providing the best quality of life with those suffering with life limiting illness at UAMS. Read more.

Carrie Hyde

Dr. Heather Moore graduated from UAMS and completed a residency in Internal Medicine, where she served as chief resident. Dr. Moore completed a fellowship in Hospice and Palliative Medicine at UAMS, and is board certified in Internal Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine. Dr. Moore practices at the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute Palliative Care clinic, and serves in both the UAMS Hospital and the Central Arkansas Healthcare System Palliative Care teams. Her interests include hospice and palliative care, cancer pain and symptom management, Veterans’ needs at the end of life, and caregiver support. Read more.

Carrie Calhoon, LCSW

Anita Pagitt, RN

Anita Pagitt, RN

Arnetta Williams, APRN

Arnetta Williams, APRN, has worked in nursing for over 13 years. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from UALR College of Nursing and her Master of Nursing Science in Family Nurse Practitioner from the University of Central Arkansas. Arnetta previously worked in the Critical Care setting prior to receiving her APRN degree. Arnetta work in the Palliative Care Clinic and occasionally round in the hospital as a member of the Palliative Care Team.

Arnetta Williams