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12th Street Center Students, Faculty, Volunteers Observe World AIDS Day

Dec. 8, 2017 | For the fourth consecutive year, the UAMS 12th Street Health & Wellness Center observed World AIDS Day, and it has made the fight against AIDS an even more integral part of its health services by offering quarterly screenings for HIV. At the Nov. 30 event, the center again offered free HIV [...]

By | 2017-12-08T17:21:08+00:00 December 8th, 2017|University News|0 Comments

UAMS Celebrates National Public Health Week

April 14, 2017 | The UAMS Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health celebrated National Public Health Week April 3-9 by hosting events to promote healthy behaviors. The national theme this year, “Healthiest Nation 2030,” calls on individuals to ensure conditions — such as access to safe, healthy food — in which everyone has the [...]

By | 2017-04-14T09:59:33+00:00 April 14th, 2017|University News|0 Comments

March Man-ness Puts Annual Event in Win Column for Fourth Time

March 23, 2017 | Like the March Madness college basketball tournament from which it takes its name, March Man-ness Men’s Health Event organized by the UAMS 12th Street Center for Health & Wellness continues to draw the attendance of new and old fans alike. For Dale Handie, 43, of Little Rock, it was his third [...]

By | 2017-03-23T13:47:03+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|University News|0 Comments

UAMS College of Nursing Receives $100,000 to Provide Primary Care, Mental Health to Older Adults

Oct. 6, 2016 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Nursing has received $100,000 to provide primary care services, with an emphasis on mental health, to older Arkansans. Half of the money comes from the National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education at the University of Minnesota, where the UAMS College [...]

By | 2017-04-13T10:06:28+00:00 October 6th, 2016|News Release|0 Comments

Lawmakers, UAMS Celebrate Support for 12th Street Health Center

Nov. 21, 2014 | State Sen. Joyce Elliott and state Rep. Warrick Sabin got the chance Nov. 18 to see what a positive difference $80,000 in state funds and their support for the UAMS 12th Street Health and Wellness Center is making for its patients, many of them residents of the surrounding Little Rock Promise Neighborhood.

By | 2017-01-28T09:45:17+00:00 November 21st, 2014|Medical News, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS 12th Street Center Teaches Community How to Survive the Holidays

Nov. 14, 2014 | The UAMS 12th Street Health and Wellness Center's Surviving the Holidays event Nov. 6 showed the public how to enjoy the holidays while avoiding the season's unhealthy pitfalls - flu, poor nutrition and lack of physical activity.

By | 2017-01-28T09:45:19+00:00 November 14th, 2014|Medical News, UAMS News|0 Comments