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UAMS Sets SeniorNet June Computer Workshops for People 50 and Up

May 18, 2017 | Three computer workshops — One-on-One Computer Support, Facebook Workshop and File Management — will be taught in April for people ages 50 and older at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging. The Facebook Workshop will be offered free of charge. Courses begin June 5. [...]

By | 2017-05-18T08:51:12+00:00 May 18th, 2017|News Release|0 Comments

UAMS Researcher’s Mobile Application Enhances Training for Emergency Dispatchers

LITTLE ROCK — A mobile training application developed by a University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) researcher aims to reduce mortality rates during emergency situations by helping dispatchers provide improved, more in-depth information to paramedics. Of the 75 counties in Arkansas, only five have emergency medical dispatchers. The classification requires dispatchers undergo six months [...]

By | 2017-05-15T10:35:44+00:00 May 15th, 2017|News Release, University News|0 Comments

Walton College, UAMS Collaborate on Healthcare Management M.B.A.

May 11, 2017 | The Sam M. Walton College of Business is collaborating with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health to offer a Healthcare Management track for its Executive Master in Business Administration program. Beginning this summer, students in the Executive M.B.A. program will be able to [...]

By | 2017-05-11T12:48:54+00:00 May 11th, 2017|News Release|0 Comments

Two Former U.S. Surgeons General Give Advice on Becoming the Healthiest Nation

April 28, 2017 | Our ethics must be as sophisticated as our science, said former U.S. Surgeon General David Satcher on April 20 to UAMS faculty, students and staff. Satcher, at UAMS to discuss how the United States could become the healthiest nation, was quoting from former U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Donna [...]

By | 2017-05-02T10:44:23+00:00 April 28th, 2017|University News|0 Comments

Faith, Community Leaders Address Health Disparities

April 18, 2017 | The importance of partnerships and networking to reduce health disparities was emphasized April 7 at the Community Campus Partnership Conference to address health disparities held at the Four Points by Sheraton in Little Rock. The conference, presented by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), brought together over 200 faith [...]

By | 2017-04-18T12:18:39+00:00 April 18th, 2017|University News|0 Comments

UAMS Celebrates National Public Health Week

April 14, 2017 | The UAMS Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health celebrated National Public Health Week April 3-9 by hosting events to promote healthy behaviors. The national theme this year, “Healthiest Nation 2030,” calls on individuals to ensure conditions — such as access to safe, healthy food — in which everyone has the [...]

By | 2017-04-14T09:59:33+00:00 April 14th, 2017|University News|0 Comments

Faith, Community Leaders to Gather April 7 for Community-Campus Partnership Conference

March 22, 2017 — Arkansas faith leaders, community leaders, educators, health care providers and researchers are invited to attend the Third Annual Community-Campus Partnership Conference to address health disparities on April 7. The free conference, presented by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), will be held at the Four Points by Sheraton in Little [...]

By | 2017-03-28T14:02:57+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|News Release|0 Comments

Former Medicaid Advisor Discusses Impact of Health Care Reform

Watch the video March 14, 2017 Dennis Smith, former director of the federal Medicaid and Medicare program under President George W. Bush, spoke March 10 about the future of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to a room full of UAMS faculty and staff. Smith talked about the impact of health [...]

By | 2017-03-14T13:37:24+00:00 March 14th, 2017|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Midsouth Summit Black Expo Provides Health Screenings

March 7, 2017 | UAMS provided more than 50 health screenings at the 13th Annual Midsouth Summit Black Expo held Feb. 25 at the Little Rock Metroplex. The expo, presented by UAMS, brought together a community of entertainers, health institutions, businesses and other organizations to celebrate Black History Month. The UAMS MammoVan mobile mammography unit [...]

By | 2017-03-07T15:52:05+00:00 March 7th, 2017|Faculty, University News|0 Comments