UAMS Nursing, Pharmacy Students Go Abroad Over Holiday Break

Feb. 22, 2018 | Winter break is usually a time for students to rest, relax and recharge, but a dozen UAMS students from the colleges of Pharmacy and Nursing decided to do something a little different over the holidays. A half-dozen students from each college traveled to Taiwan for a three-week study abroad trip at [...]

By | 2018-02-22T10:25:37+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|Student, UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Brandi Mize Wins Scheving Award

Feb. 16, 2018 | A new name now graces the Lawrence E. Scheving Award plaque outside the Division of Clinical Anatomy’s office on the ground floor of the Daniel W. Rahn Interprofessional Education Building. Brandi M. Mize of Paragould accepted the award, given to the first-year medical student with the highest grade in Human Structure, Feb. [...]

By | 2018-02-16T20:37:28+00:00 February 16th, 2018|News Release, Student, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Pays Homage to MLK with Walk, Donations, Service

Jan. 31, 2018 | Whether his plight was racism, poverty, segregation or war, Martin Luther King Jr. always believed the most impactful avenue for change was peaceful protest in the form of demonstrations, rallies, marches and boycotts. The civil rights leader’s most cherished accomplishments are tied to that belief. There was the Montgomery bus boycott [...]

By | 2018-01-31T12:19:27+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Faculty, Student, University News|0 Comments

Stories from the Road: Residency Interviews Lead to Match Day for UAMS College of Medicine Seniors

Jan. 31, 2018 | As the arduous process of applying to residency programs winds down for this year’s seniors in the College of Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), one thing is clear: The road to Match Day is long – both figuratively and literally. In the fall and winter of [...]

By | 2018-01-31T09:25:39+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Student, 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

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

Embracing Change, Passion Touted at Grad School Career Day

Oct. 20, 2017 | Education today is like training career athletes – professionals with the stamina, strength and flexibility to navigate today’s working world. “The days of having one career where you work 40 years in the same field and then you retire – that is non-existent now,” said Jeffery H. Moran, Ph.D., CEO of [...]

By | 2017-10-20T17:03:13+00:00 October 20th, 2017|Faculty, Student, University News|0 Comments

Junior B.S.N. Students Get White Coats

Oct. 16, 2017 | Before embarking on their final two years toward completing their Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree, members of the UAMS College of Nursing’s class of 2019 stopped to mark their passage into the clinical phase of their education by donning their white coats. With eager smiles and coats draped over their [...]

By | 2017-10-16T11:28:56+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Student, University News|0 Comments

Graduate Students Don Lab Coats at Ceremony to Signal Start of Ph.D. Research

Sept. 27, 2017 | Faculty, friends and family watched proudly at the eighth annual Research Induction Ceremony as 34 students in the UAMS Graduate School donned laboratory coats to mark their readiness to begin doctoral research. “It really is a milestone, and it’s one that every Ph.D. has to go through,” said Robert McGehee Jr., [...]

By | 2017-09-27T15:16:09+00:00 September 27th, 2017|Student, University News|0 Comments

COM Student Sasha Ray Elected to SNMA Board of Directors

Sept. 22, 2017 | Sasha Ray, a third-year College of Medicine student from Little Rock, has been elected director for Region III of the Student National Medical Association (SNMA), the nation’s oldest and largest, independent, student-run organization focused on the needs and concerns of medical students of color. Ray was elected to the SNMA Board [...]

By | 2017-09-22T11:33:45+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|Student, University News|0 Comments