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UAMS Medical Student from Harrison Receives Scheving Award

Dec. 16, 2016 | Rebekah G. Langston of Harrison has received the Lawrence E. Scheving Award for earning the highest score in the 2016 human structure course at UAMS. Langston, a first-year medical student, is a fourth-generation UAMS student but the first woman in the family to pursue a medical degree. The human structure course includes [...]

By | 2017-01-28T09:42:15+00:00 December 16th, 2016|Student, University News|0 Comments

Medical Showcase Highlights Grant-Funded Research

Feb. 23, 2016 | Twelve projects were on display Feb. 10 at the latest Showcase of Medical Discoveries wine-and-cheese event hosted by the UAMS College of Medicine. The series was created to foster communication and collaboration among UAMS researchers. The research featured at the reception in the 10th floor lobby of the UAMS Winthrop P. [...]

By | 2017-01-28T09:43:25+00:00 February 23rd, 2016|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

James C. and Mary Kay East Donate $1 Million To Establish UAMS Chair in Surgical Oncology

LITTLE ROCK – A $1 million gift by James C. and Mary Kay East to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has established the Kent C. Westbrook, M.D. Chair in Surgical Oncology. The chair will provide resources to ensure patients have the opportunity to understand their disease and participate in decisions based on scientific evidence, treatment availability and their own wishes.