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Judy Huneycutt and Jill Lancaster, both CON '69, pose for photos during the Saturday night Golden Grad dinner at the Capital Hotel.

UAMS Graduates Reunite and Reminisce at Alumni Weekend 2019

Aug. 22, 2019 | UAMS graduates from all colleges spent the Aug. 16-17 Alumni Weekend living it up in Little Rock, enjoying hands-on learning, fine dining and each other’s company. More than 100 UAMS alumni and guests, many from this year’s Golden Graduates, the Class of 1969, reconnected with old friends and colleagues, making the most of their time...

Benjamin Waldrum
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Pulaski County Regional Crisis Stabilization Unit Receives National Accreditation

Aug. 20, 2019 | The Pulaski County Regional Crisis Stabilization Unit, staffed by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), is the state’s first nationally accredited unit and the first UAMS program to be accredited by CARF International. CARF International, formerly the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, is an international organization that provides accreditation worldwide for behavioral...

Tim Taylor
TBI State Partnership workshops like this one in Batesville are being done with assistance from the TBI Advisory Board Workgroup, comprised of representatives from many agencies and organizations and those living with brain injuries.

Traumatic Brain Injury Program Seeks Input Through Online Survey, Workshops

Aug. 15, 2019 | To gather public input from brain injury survivors and better provide for their needs, the Traumatic Brain Injury State Partnership Program is reaching out  through an online needs assessment survey and a series of regional workshops. The program is supported by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Institute for Digital Health & Innovation...

Ben Boulden

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Relationship Enrichment Series Designed to Help Couples

Aug. 23, 2019 | The Couples Center at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) is holding a three-part series designed to help couples of all ages revive their relationship and gain a better understanding of the issues they face throughout the length of their partnership. The Relationship Enrichment Series will be held Sept. 28 from 10 a.m....

Tim Taylor
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Better Breathers Support Group to Meet Sept. 5 in Osceola

Aug. 22, 2019 | The Better Breathers COPD Support Group will present a program on the psychosocial aspects that can accompany the chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at 11 a.m. Sept. 5 in the private dining area of SMC Regional Medical Center, 611 W. Lee Ave. in Osceola. The speaker will be Joanne Powell, a License Professional Counselor with A...

Ben Boulden
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Carotid Repair Technique Performed at UAMS is State’s First

Aug. 22, 2019 | A vascular surgeon at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has performed the state’s first transcarotid artery stenting using flow reversal, a new technique that provides a less invasive and potentially safer option to treat plaque buildup in the carotid artery. The carotid artery is the main vessel in the neck that supplies...

Amy Widner
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Better Breathers COPD Support Group to Meet Sept. 6 in Jonesboro

Aug. 22, 2019 | The Better Breathers COPD Support Group will present a program on Medicare open enrollment and upcoming changes at 11 a.m. Sept. 6 at Nettleton Baptist Church-NEA Fairgrounds, 7001 E. Johnson Avenue in Jonesboro. The speaker will be Cynthia Abel, a certified Medicare counselor and a certified dementia practitioner with the University of Arkansas for Medical...

Ben Boulden
Portrait of Dr. Choudhary
College of Medicine

Choudhary Named Chair of Department of Radiology

Aug. 19, 2019 | Arabinda Choudhary, M.D., MBA, has been named chair of the Department of Radiology in the College of Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). Choudhary has served as chair of pediatric radiology at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Delaware, since 2013. He is internationally recognized in his subspecialty of...

Amy Widner

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Faculty Resource Fair on Aug. 27
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Education II Building, ground-floor concourse
CE Event, Aug. 30: 'Digital Health: What's Now, New and Next'
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