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STOP Alzheimer’s Forum Discusses Latest Developments

Nov. 14, 2017 | The head of the world’s leading voluntary health association in Alzheimer’s care, support and research had a message for a STOP Alzheimer’s education forum: stay the course. Several dozen people filled the Jo Ellen Ford Auditorium at the UAMS Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging on Oct. 30 to hear Harry [...]

By | 2017-11-14T11:59:25+00:00 November 14th, 2017|University News|0 Comments

Collaboration, Practice, Exposure: Graduate Symposium Offers Plenty

Nov. 6, 2017 | Each student at the UAMS Graduate Student Association Research Symposium was prepared, organized and confident – and maybe a little nervous. Twenty-nine UAMS Graduate School students participated in the Oct. 27 daylong event, held in the Helen Guinn Adams Atrium and the Rayford Auditorium of the Biomedical Research buildings. Poster presentations [...]

By | 2017-11-06T14:21:57+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Research, Student, UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Jacquelyn Bailey of West Memphis Receives $10,000 Arkansas Mutual Scholarship to Pursue Rural Primary Care

Oct. 26, 2017 — Jacquelyn Bailey of West Memphis has been awarded the Arkansas Mutual Medical Student Award, a scholarship for third-year medical students at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) who want to practice primary care in rural Arkansas. Bailey, a first generation college graduate, found her inspiration for primary care as [...]

By | 2017-10-26T15:42:45+00:00 October 26th, 2017|News Release, University News|0 Comments

UAMS’ First-Ever Day of Giving Raises $353,000 in 24 Hours

Oct. 6, 2017 | Mark it down: UAMS’ first-ever Day of Giving was a smashing success. Over a 24-hour period beginning early Oct. 5 and ending in the wee hours of Oct. 6, supporters from around Arkansas, the region and the world raised more than $353,000 for the state’s only academic health sciences university and [...]

By | 2017-10-27T10:48:00+00:00 October 6th, 2017|University News|0 Comments

Thirteen Named to UAMS Foundation Fund Board

Sept. 21, 2017 | Thirteen new members have been elected to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Foundation Fund Board of Directors. The board supports and assists UAMS leadership in delivering the resources necessary for UAMS to achieve its vision and goals. Members can serve up to three terms for a total of [...]

By | 2017-09-29T15:10:49+00:00 September 29th, 2017|News Release|0 Comments

First-Ever UAMS Day of Giving Aims to Raise $250,000 in 24 Hours

Sept. 27, 2017 | On Oct. 5, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) will celebrate its first-ever Day of Giving, a 24-hour push to support the state’s only academic health sciences university through donations to its foundation. With a goal of $250,000, the campaign is the largest single-day philanthropic effort in the history [...]

By | 2017-09-29T15:12:35+00:00 September 27th, 2017|News Release|0 Comments

Three UAMS Medical Students Awarded Scholarships for Rural Arkansas Primary Care

Sept. 21, 2017 | Three UAMS medical students have each been awarded a $20,000 Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield Primary Care Scholarship, which encourages aspiring physicians to pursue primary care practices in rural Arkansas. This year’s recipients are Steven James, a senior from Conway; Julie Sherrill, a senior from Dumas; and Allison Jackson, a [...]

By | 2017-09-21T13:30:04+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Student, UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Graduates Reunite, Some Decades Apart, at Alumni Weekend 2017

Aug. 31, 2017 | Amid all the handshakes, hugs, smiles and laughter, UAMS alumni reminisced and caught up on their divergent paths, delighted to be together again – some who hadn’t seen each other since graduation, decades ago. Charles Born, Ph.D., and Carol Born, Pharm.D., both COP '67. The 2017 Alumni Weekend held [...]

By | 2017-09-01T13:09:05+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Faculty, Student, University News|0 Comments

Hat Club of Little Rock Donates $15,500 to UAMS NICU

Aug. 28, 2017 | Members of the Hat Club of Little Rock presented a $15,500 check to the UAMS neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) on Aug. 15, earning a symbolic tip of the cap from doctors, nurses and staff. Blue and white from the Hat Club’s distinctive baseball caps intermingled with strings of more than [...]

By | 2017-08-28T15:10:02+00:00 August 28th, 2017|University News|0 Comments

Barnes Honors Mentor, Nurse with $75,000 in Scholarships

Aug. 23, 2017 | C. Lowry Barnes, M.D., has made a distinguished career as an orthopaedic surgeon with the support of a kindly mentor and a dedicated nurse. Now, he’s paying it forward: spreading $75,000 across two scholarships, each honoring their contributions. Barnes donated $37,500, matched by UAMS for a total of $75,000, towards the [...]

By | 2017-08-23T11:34:00+00:00 August 23rd, 2017|Faculty, News Release, University News|0 Comments