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Arkansas Surgeon General Greg Bledsoe, M.D., speaks at the Arkansas Life Sciences Summit in Conway

Life Sciences Summit: Health Care Needs Innovation and Flexibility

Nov. 6, 2018 | Business and economic disruption is coming to health care, Arkansas Surgeon General Greg Bledsoe, M.D., said Oct. 25 at the Arkansas Life Sciences Summit in Conway “Uber and AirBNB were successful in going around the transportation and hotel industries, and that is what is beginning to happen in health care,” Bledsoe said. “It’s going to...

Ben Boulden

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Frits van Rhee, M.D., Ph.D., a myeloma researcher and clinician at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, recently led an international medical team in establishing treatment guidelines for Castleman disease, a rare disorder of the lymph nodes and related tissues.
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UAMS Physician Establishes International Guidelines for Treating Castleman Disease

Oct. 8, 2018 | LITTLE ROCK — Frits van Rhee, M.D., Ph.D., a myeloma researcher and clinician at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), was lead author on a recently published paper that for the first time establishes treatment guidelines for patients with a form of Castleman disease, a rare disorder of the lymph nodes and related...

Linda Haymes
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National Family Caregiver Month Event Recognizes Caregivers

Nov. 8, 2018 | The Schmieding Caregiver Training Program of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and the UAMS Texarkana Regional Center on Aging on Nov. 15 will honor Lenn Lee and JoAnn Ward with their local Caregiver of the Year award. November is National Family Caregiver Month, and the public is invited to the award presentation....

Ben Boulden
Cesar Hurtado, M.D honored by LULAC
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UAMS Resident Honored at 18th Annual LULAC Gala

Nov. 7, 2018 | Cesar Hurtado, M.D., a third-year family medicine resident at the Northwest Regional Campus of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), was recently honored at the 18th annual LULAC Education Fund Gala on Nov. 3 at The Chancellor Hotel in Fayetteville. LULAC provides local Hispanic youths with educational opportunities through scholarships and education programs....

David Wise
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G. Richard Smith, M.D., Named Chairman of UAMS Department of Psychiatry

Nov. 6, 2018 | LITTLE ROCK — G. Richard Smith, M.D., has been named chairman of the Department of Psychiatry in the College of Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and director of UAMS’ Psychiatric Research Institute. Smith served as chairman of the Department of Psychiatry from 2001 to 2013, during which he oversaw the...

Tim Taylor
Employee Accolades

Employee Accolades — November 2018

Nov. 5, 2018 | Gamnell Harris, a patient services associate on F9 ENT/Orthopedic Surgical Specialties, has been named the November BEE of the Month, an award by the Center for Nursing Excellence that honors non-nurse staff who provide exceptional care for patients and families.

Yavonda Chase
Terry J DuBose
College of Health Professions

Passing of Our Dear Friend – Mr. Terry J. DuBose

Nov. 1, 2018 | It is with a heavy heart that we let you know of the passing of the college’s dear friend and colleague, Mr. Terry J. DuBose.  Terry passed away at his home in Austin, Texas, on Monday afternoon after a lengthy illness. Terry served as the director of the Division of Diagnostic Medical Sonography in the...

Robert Tolleson

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