August 5, 2021

August S.A.F.E. Newsletter Available

Ben Boulden

Due to the increase in COVID-19 cases, I want to share this newsletter again to remind everyone to take care of himself or herself.

TRI Research Fundamentals Seminar: ‘Creating Effective Writing Habits’ Friday, Aug. 6

Ben Boulden

All are invited to the next TRI Research Fundamentals Seminar featuring Sara Landes, Ph.D., who will present “Creating Effective Writing Habits: How to Write a Lot,” Friday, Aug. 6, from noon – 2 p.m., via Zoom. Landes is an associate professor in the College of Medicine Department of Psychiatry.

Traumatic Brain Injury Resources Workshop Aug. 25

Ben Boulden

The UAMS Institute for Digital Health and Innovation’s TBI Team will host a “Traumatic Brain Injury Resources Workshop” on Aug. 25 to connect anyone affected by a TBI to helpful resources and support. The virtual event is free and open to the public.

CE Event, Aug. 6: PRI Project ECHO — Case Presentation

Ben Boulden

The next continuing education event in PRI’s Project Echo weekly video conference will be a Case Presentation from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 6.

‘TRI 101: Opportunities and Resources,’ Aug. 10

Ben Boulden

TRI Director Laura James, M.D., and Executive Director Robin Liston, MPH, from 4-5 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 10 will present via Zoom: “Tri 101: Opportunities and Resources.” 

August 4, 2021

Expert Panel Answers COVID-19 Questions at Chancellor’s Town Hall

Ben Boulden

Before the town hall, Robert Hopkins Jr., second from right, talks with James Graham (standing), Michelle Krause and Steppe Mette, right. All four physicians made up a panel of experts who answered questions at the meeting.

A Town Hall panel gathered July 28 to answer questions from the online audience about COVID-19 featured familiar faces.

August 3, 2021

UAMS Celebrates MVP Awardees at Second Annual Luncheon

Ben Boulden

Cam Patterson and 2021 MVPs

Chancellor Cam Patterson, M.D., MBA, at a July 28 luncheon thanked and praised UAMS employees who in the last 12 months won an MVP award and whose contributions in earlier years might have gone largely unsung.

Volunteers Needed for Screening, Meal Delivery, Housekeeping, Inventory

News Staff

As the number of patients hospitalized with COVID-19 continues to climb, we are asking Team UAMS members who are not clinically trained to help fill identified gaps in the following support areas…

Clinical Informatics Virtual Information Session Aug. 18

Ben Boulden

The UAMS Clinical Informatics Fellowship Program will host a virtual information session at 3 p.m. Aug. 18. CI Fellows can apply after completing a residency in any specialty.

Stay-at Home Lecture, Aug. 5: ;The Life and Career of Dr. Frank Vinsonhaler’

Ben Boulden

The next Stay-at-Home lecture is scheduled for next Thursday, Aug. 5, from 7 – 8 pm. Tim Nutt will be presenting “The Life and Career of Dr. Frank Vinsonhaler, Dean of the University of Arkansas School of Medicine.”

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