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UAMS Northwest Regional Campus Marks 10 Years of Academic Medicine

Nov. 17, 2017 | Celebrating 10 years as northwest Arkansas’ home to academic medicine, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Northwest Regional Campus hosted community leaders, friends, faculty and staff today for a timeline unveiling and open house. “We are happy to host the community on campus today to celebrate how far we’ve come [...]

By | 2017-11-17T16:39:44+00:00 November 17th, 2017|News Release, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Honors Veterans with Care Packages, Appreciation Event

Nov. 16, 2017 | UAMS employees who are military veterans, active duty or reserve were honored at a celebration Nov. 8, part of several activities during the month organized by the UAMS Veterans Awareness Committee in honor of Veterans Day, Nov. 11. More than 50 current and former members of all five branches of the [...]

By | 2017-11-16T10:17:36+00:00 November 16th, 2017|University News|0 Comments

Showcase Highlights How Databases Help Researchers Make Connections

Nov. 15, 2017 | There is more data available to be mined for research than ever before, and there are many databases available that not only make that information accessible but convenient. That was the message at the Showcase of Medical Discoveries: Databases for Research Use, held Nov. 8 in the UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller [...]

By | 2017-11-16T10:01:27+00:00 November 15th, 2017|Faculty, Research, 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

UAMS’ Curtis Lowery, M.D., Receives National Award from American Public Health Association

Nov. 13, 2017 | University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences’ (UAMS) Curtis Lowery Jr., M.D., on Nov. 6 was honored for his work in maternal-fetal medicine with the Effective Practice Award from the Maternal and Child Health Section of the American Public Health Association. The Effective Practice Award recognizes individuals or groups whose work has [...]

By | 2017-11-13T10:41:25+00:00 November 13th, 2017|University News|0 Comments

Business Plan Team Takes National Award for Third Time in Six Years

Nov. 9, 2017 | Four presenters out of a six-person team of UAMS College of Pharmacy students left a panel of judges at the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) so impressed recently that they became the college’s third team in six years to win the same national award. Two other student teams from the college [...]

By | 2017-11-09T14:12:42+00:00 November 9th, 2017|Student, University News|0 Comments

UAMS-Sponsored Senior Expo Attracts More Than 1,000

Nov. 8, 2017 | For the fourth consecutive year at the Statehouse Convention Center in downtown Little Rock, more than 1,000 seniors and baby boomers made the Senior Expo boom again. Sponsored by UAMS and presented by the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, the event pulled visitors from throughout central Arkansas and beyond. Jeanne Wei, M.D., Ph.D., [...]

By | 2017-11-08T09:01:44+00:00 November 8th, 2017|University News|0 Comments

UAMS East Regional Campus Opens New Family Medical Center in Helena

Nov. 7, 2017 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) East Regional Campus in Helena today celebrated the opening of its Family Medical Center, as part of its strategic efforts to expand clinical and educational services in the Delta. About 5,400 square feet of the facility were recently renovated at a cost of [...]

By | 2017-11-07T16:30:43+00:00 November 7th, 2017|News Release, University News|0 Comments

Duo Named UAMS Cancer Institute Volunteers of the Year

Nov. 7, 2017 | Sometimes two is better than one. That was the case this year when the UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute Auxiliary named a duo as Volunteers of the Year. Henry Noor and Len Tanner can be found at the Cancer Institute every Tuesday morning greeting patients, offering directions and distributing snacks. [...]

By | 2017-11-07T11:08:25+00:00 November 7th, 2017|University News|0 Comments