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Blue and You Foundation Gives UAMS $104,169 for Simulation Education to Reduce Infection

Feb. 14, 2018 | The Blue & You Foundation for a Healthier Arkansas has awarded $104,169 to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) to expand an education program using simulation to reduce sepsis, a life-threatening condition caused by infection. The gift goes to fund the Simulation Outreach to Address Patient Safety (SOAPS) program, [...]

By | 2018-02-15T16:30:47+00:00 February 15th, 2018|News Release, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Foundation Fund Board Honors Four for Lifetime Achievement

LITTLE ROCK — The UAMS Foundation Fund Board has recognized four honorees with lifetime achievement awards in gratitude for their decades of service and philanthropy to UAMS. The awards were presented Feb. 1 at UAMS’ annual All Boards Luncheon. Jo Ellen Ford and Lee Ronnel, both of Little Rock, were named the inaugural recipients of [...]

By | 2018-02-06T10:10:47+00:00 February 6th, 2018|News Release|0 Comments

Lifetime Achievement, Chancellor’s Awards Given at All Boards Luncheon

The UAMS Foundation Fund Board recognized four honorees Feb. 1 at UAMS’ annual All Boards Luncheon with lifetime achievement awards in gratitude for their decades of service and philanthropy to UAMS.

By | 2018-02-06T11:08:07+00:00 February 6th, 2018|Consult - Winter 2018, University News|0 Comments

MASH Celebrates 30 Years Sparking Interest in Health Care Fields

Feb. 1, 2018 | Students, graduates and supporters were in a festive mood as they gathered Jan. 26 to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the UAMS MASH program, which seeks to spark young people’s interest in the health care field. MASH (Medical Applications of Science for Health) is a two-week summer enrichment program that allows [...]

By | 2018-02-02T11:11:11+00:00 February 1st, 2018|University News|0 Comments

Grant to UAMS East Regional Campus Funds Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program

HELENA-WEST HELENA — A new grant will allow the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) to bring the teen pregnancy prevention program “Making Proud Choices” to 1,000 Phillips County high school students each year. The $64,000 grant from the Walton Family Foundation will fund the position of external outreach coordinator,  who will administer the [...]

By | 2018-01-29T11:52:59+00:00 January 29th, 2018|News Release|0 Comments

Head Start Carolers Bring Good Tidings to UAMS

Dec. 6, 2017 | A jolly group of UAMS Head Start preschoolers strolled the Central Building halls on a chilly Dec. 5, singing holiday classics that warmed every heart. They continued a 17-year tradition eagerly anticipated each year by staff and students alike. UAMS Executive Vice Chancellor and College of Medicine Dean Pope L. [...]

By | 2017-12-18T15:53:15+00:00 December 6th, 2017|University News|0 Comments

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