Digital X-ray, 4-D Ultrasound Enhance Care at UAMS South

March 1, 2018 | A new digital x-ray system for patient care at the South Regional Campus of  the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) in Magnolia has increased  efficiency and reduced the amount of radiation exposure while improving image quality. The new system, which cost about $80,000, wirelessly transmits the digital x-ray images [...]

By | 2018-03-01T11:57:17+00:00 March 1st, 2018|News Release|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

Cancer Diagnosis Yields Big Surprise for New Mom

Read the Spanish version of this story here. June 7, 2017 | If the circumstances surrounding Angel Castillo’s birth are any indication, his life will be full of surprises. It was during a routine gynecological exam in January 2016 when Angel’s mom, Carmen Martinez, got some very unexpected news: She had cervical cancer. As a [...]

By | 2017-06-09T11:38:22+00:00 June 7th, 2017|Cancer, Featured, Medical News, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Center for Distance Health Named Top 25 Program by Harvard University’s Ash Center

May 4, 2017 | The Center for Distance Health at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) recently was recognized as a Top 25 innovative program by the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at the Harvard University John F. Kennedy School of Government. Every year for more than 20 years, the Ash [...]

By | 2017-05-04T09:31:40+00:00 May 4th, 2017|News Release|0 Comments

Expo Raises Awareness of Telehealth Programs

Sept. 29, 2015 | UAMS’ telehealth capabilities and outreach were on display recently at the first Telehealth Expo on the UAMS campus that truly made the event worthwhile. Margaret Glasgow, left, visits with Sarah Rhoads-Kinder, D.N.P., Ph. D., at the Telehealth Expo. “We had a nice cross section of people from all departments [...]

By | 2017-01-28T09:43:51+00:00 September 29th, 2015|University News|0 Comments

Angel Eye Completes Installation of 10 Cameras in Connecticut Children’s NICUs

LITTLE ROCK – Angel Eye Camera Systems, a company established in 2013 with support from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) BioVentures, recently completed the installation of 10 camera systems in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center in Hartford, Connecticut, and plans to install another 10 cameras in the Connecticut Children’s NICU at University of Connecticut Health Center in Farmington.

By | 2017-01-28T09:43:51+00:00 September 29th, 2015|News Release|0 Comments