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Nontraditional College of Medicine Grads Follow Winding Path

April 24, 2017 | All life stories have a purpose. A journey is taking place. A path is being forged. But for many of the non-traditional students graduating in this year’s UAMS College of Medicine class, the way forward wasn’t always obvious. The path that brought them to medicine was a winding one. “Looking back, [...]

By | 2017-04-24T13:38:31+00:00 April 24th, 2017|Student, UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Communication Skills Honed at Student Research Day

April 14, 2017 | In the classroom, lab and clinic, UAMS students learn to “walk the walk,” and with the annual Student Research Day held April 12, they also learn to “talk the talk.” Robert E. McGehee Jr., Ph.D., dean of the UAMS Graduate School, said such events give students the all-important experience of communicating [...]

By | 2017-04-14T16:20:12+00:00 April 14th, 2017|Research, Student, UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

April 25 Science Café — ‘The Science of Memory’

April 14, 2017 | Science Café Little Rock, co-sponsored by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), will hold its next public forum, The Science of Memory, on April 25. Panelists will discuss human memory and its relationship to sleep, behavior, memory decline and brain function. Science Café will be from 7-9 p.m. at Whole [...]

By | 2017-04-14T09:32:38+00:00 April 14th, 2017|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

Course on Advanced Inner Ear Surgeries Attracts International Participation

April 13, 2017 | UAMS hosted otology fellows and faculty from all over the world April 7-9 as part of the second annual International Otology Fellows Congress and Advanced Course in Ear and Skull Base Surgery. Twenty-four fellows from 14 countries and 14 faculty from four countries participated in the event, which was held in [...]

By | 2017-04-14T09:42:01+00:00 April 13th, 2017|Faculty, University News|0 Comments

Proteomics Workshop Facilitates Sharing Resources Across Nation

April 12, 2017 | Technology? Check. Expertise? Check. Leadership? Double check. The UAMS Proteomics Core Facility has been diligently amassing the technology needed to make it a leader in its field, which is studying the many functions of proteins. And now it’s taking that leadership role a step further by facilitating the exchange of ideas [...]

By | 2017-04-14T16:01:18+00:00 April 12th, 2017|Cancer, Faculty, Research, UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Rahn, Hopkins, Only Arkansans and Two of Only 53 Physicians Worldwide Honored by American College of Physicians

April 11, 2017 | University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Chancellor Dan Rahn, M.D., and Robert Hopkins Jr., M.D., professor in the UAMS College of Medicine have joined an elite group of physicians awarded Mastership in the American College of Physicians (ACP), the national organization of internists. Rahn and Hopkins, director of the Division of [...]

By | 2017-04-11T09:50:27+00:00 April 11th, 2017|Faculty, News Release, UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Program Marks 25 Years for Training PreK-12 Teachers in Health Science

April 10, 2017 | The Partners in Health Sciences (PIHS) program at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) is celebrating 25 years of promoting science education for PreK-12 teachers/school nurses statewide. E. Robert Burns, Ph.D., a professor in the College of Medicine Department of Neurobiology and Developmental Sciences since 1968, started the program [...]

By | 2017-04-10T14:07:49+00:00 April 10th, 2017|Faculty, UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Program for Training PreK-12 Teachers/School Nurses in Health Science Marks 25 Years

April 6, 2017 | The Partners in Health Sciences (PIHS) program at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) is celebrating 25 years of promoting science education for PreK-12 teachers/school nurses statewide. E. Robert Burns, Ph.D., a professor in the College of Medicine Department of Neurobiology and Developmental Sciences since 1968, started the program after [...]

By | 2017-04-06T11:14:18+00:00 April 6th, 2017|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

Neurologist Mitesh Lotia Joins UAMS as Tourette’s Specialist

April 5, 2017 | Mitesh P. Lotia, M.D., has joined the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) as a movement disorder neurologist with a special interest in Tourette syndrome and will see patients in the Movement Disorder Clinic. Lotia is also an assistant professor in the Department of Neurology in the UAMS College of Medicine. [...]

By | 2017-04-06T11:15:04+00:00 April 5th, 2017|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

New Scanner Provides Full-Body, Low-Dose Imaging at UAMS Orthopaedics Clinic

March 21, 2017 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) is the first in the state to acquire an EOS® imaging system to provide full-body scans with low-dose radiation for advanced orthopaedic care. The EOS system provides low dose, full body, stereo-radiographic images of patients in a functional, weight-bearing position and is now available [...]

By | 2017-03-22T12:27:38+00:00 March 21st, 2017|News Release|0 Comments