Majority of State’s ‘Best Doctors’ at UAMS

May 26, 2017 | Of the 308 Arkansas physicians named to the recently released 2017 Best Doctors in America list, nearly 200 are on staff at UAMS. The list is compiled annually by Best Doctors Inc., a health care information service company headquartered in Massachusetts, and is published by the weekly newspaper Arkansas Times. Researchers [...]

By | 2017-05-26T15:29:00+00:00 May 26th, 2017|Faculty, Featured, Medical News, University News|0 Comments

Memphis Conference Brings Together Cancer Researchers

May 17, 2017 | UAMS joined with two other research entities to co-sponsor the spring 2017 Cancer Research Conference in Memphis, attracting more than 100 cancer researchers and provided networking opportunities for collaborative projects. The May 2 event was hosted by the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) in partnership with UAMS and West [...]

By | 2017-05-17T15:31:33+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Cancer, Faculty, Research, UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Tsai, Smeltzer Recognized as Graduate Faculty of the Year

May 11, 2017 | Pao-Feng Tsai, Ph.D., R.N., and Mark Smeltzer, Ph.D., were honored as Graduate Faculty of the Year on April 27 at the Graduate School Spring Reception, where the achievements of students and faculty mentors were also recognized. “I can’t thank y’all enough for all that you do for graduate studies,” said Robert [...]

By | 2017-05-11T10:17:42+00:00 May 11th, 2017|Faculty, Student, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Hosts Second ICARE Conference for Trauma Education

May 10, 2017 | An interactive conference for health care professionals and first responders drew nearly 145 people to Fayetteville on May 3-5 to discuss and practice the best methods for handling severe traumatic injuries and medical emergencies in critical care settings It was the second year for the ICARE Conference (Improving Critical and Acute Care [...]

By | 2017-05-10T11:30:30+00:00 May 10th, 2017|Faculty, UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Fiser Receives COM Distinguished Faculty Service Award

April 26, 2017 | The UAMS College of Medicine honored Richard Thomas “Tad” Fiser, M.D., for his longstanding service as an educator, physician, scholar and leader and highlighted the accomplishments of many other faculty and staff at its seventh annual Dean’s Honor Day on April 24. Fiser, professor in the Section of Critical Care Medicine [...]

By | 2017-04-26T16:23:42+00:00 April 26th, 2017|Faculty, UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Dornhoffer Named Otolaryngology Chairman in UAMS College of Medicine

April 26, 2017 | John Dornhoffer, M.D., has been appointed chairman of the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery in the College of Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). Dornhoffer – like many of his patients – has a severe hearing loss and brings a unique perspective to the role. With this [...]

By | 2017-04-26T11:17:15+00:00 April 26th, 2017|Faculty, News Release, University 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 | 2017-05-15T14:32:44+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