UAMS Sets Spring Computer Classes for Adults

By Linda Haymes

The courses will be presented by the Little Rock Digital Learning Center, a nonprofit volunteer group, now in collaboration with LifeQuest of Arkansas with classes being held at both the UAMS Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging on the UAMS campus and at Second Presbyterian Church in west Little Rock.

The schedule for April classes at UAMS is:

  • Computer Basics, Mondays and Wednesdays, April 1-17, 10 a.m.-noon

The schedule for the April classes and the May workshop at Second Presbyterian Church is:

  • Everything about iPad/iPhone, Tuesdays and Thursdays, April 9-25, 1:30-3 p.m.
  • Online Banking & Shopping, Tuesday, May 14, 1-3 p.m.,

Course fee for the three-week classes are $60, including a manual; and $25 for the workshop. Classes are in Room 2156 at the UAMS Institute on Aging, 629 Jack Stephens Drive and in Room 64 of Second Presbyterian Church, 600 Pleasant Valley Drive.

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

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. It 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 — cancer, colon cancer surgery, heart failure, hip replacement, knee replacement and lung cancer surgery. UAMS has 2,727 students, 870 medical residents and five 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 Childrens Hospital, the VA Medical Center and Baptist Health. Visit or Find us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube or Instagram.