Academic & Continuing Education Events


June 14, 2021

Blackboard Ally Here on July 1

Ben Boulden

Beginning July 1, 2021, Blackboard Ally will be enabled for all Fall 2021 Blackboard courses and beyond. Blackboard Ally is a course accessibility tool with multiple features that can help instructors, students, and the institution.


July 7, 2021

UAMS Centers for Simulation Education Calls for Abstracts, Plans First Research Day

Ben Boulden

The UAMS Centers for Simulation Education will launch its inaugural Research Day at 8 a.m., Nov. 2 and conclude at noon. The center has issued a call for abstracts and will consider any simulation research topic, including work previously presented or scheduled for presentation. The deadline to submit is Aug. 20.


July 15, 2021

Research Abstracts Requested for SEARCH 2021 Symposium

Ben Boulden

Attention all researchers! Abstracts are being solicited for SEARCH 2021 podium presentations and posters, focusing on categories for Research, Policy, Education, Administration, and State of the Art. Join us virtually for this year’s event on Nov. 8-10, 2021.


July 27, 2021

Last Chance to Register for Neuroscience Stroke Conference on Aug. 18

Ben Boulden

A one-day virtual conference, the Neuroscience Stroke Conference on Aug. 18 will provide healthcare professionals with the latest updates on advanced stroke care. The program will focus on the most up-to-date practices and challenges that are common for stroke treatment.


July 29, 2021

Rates to Increase for 22nd annual Geriatrics and Long-Term Care Conference

Ben Boulden

It pays to register early for the 22nd annual Geriatrics and Long-Term Care Conference. Register today for this interprofessional educational activity. Rates set to increase soon. Don’t miss out!