UAMS Sets February Adult Computer Classes

By Lee Hogan

The courses will be presented by the Little Rock Digital Learning Center, a nonprofit volunteer group. Courses begin Feb. 1. The schedule is:

  • One-on-One Computer Support, Feb. 1-28, Call for appointment.
  • Introduction to Genealogy, Tuesdays and Thursdays, Feb. 1 – March 1, 10 a.m. to noon.
  • Intermediate Computers for the Mac, Tuesdays and Thursdays, Feb. 1-20, 1-3 p.m.
  • Computer Basics, Mondays and Wednesdays, Feb. 5-26, 10 a.m. to noon.
  • Intermediate Computers, Mondays and Wednesdays, Feb. 5-26, 1-3 p.m.

Course fee for three- and four-week classes is $60, including a manual, and ranges from $20 to $35 for workshops depending on the number of sessions and whether a manual is included. Classes are in Room 2156 at the UAMS Institute on Aging, 629 Jack Stephens Drive.

For more information and to register for classes, call (501) 603-1262.

UAMS is the state's only health sciences university, with colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Health Professions and Public Health; a graduate school; hospital; a main campus in Little Rock; a Northwest Arkansas regional campus in Fayetteville; a statewide network of regional campuses; and seven institutes: the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute, Jackson T. Stephens Spine & Neurosciences Institute, Harvey & Bernice Jones Eye Institute, Psychiatric Research Institute, Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging, Translational Research Institute and Institute for Digital Health & Innovation. UAMS includes UAMS Health, a statewide health system that encompasses all of UAMS' clinical enterprise including its hospital, regional clinics and clinics it operates or staffs in cooperation with other providers. UAMS is the only adult Level 1 trauma center in the state. U.S. News & World Report named UAMS Medical Center the state's Best Hospital; ranked its ear, nose and throat program among the top 50 nationwide; and named six areas as high performing — COPD, colon cancer surgery, heart failure, hip replacement, knee replacement and lung cancer surgery. UAMS has 2,876 students, 898 medical residents and four dental residents. It is the state's largest public employer with more than 10,000 employees, including 1,200 physicians who provide care to patients at UAMS, its regional campuses, Arkansas Children's Hospital, the VA Medical Center and Baptist Health. Visit or Find us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube or Instagram.