Academic & Continuing Education Events


February 14, 2020

CE Event, Feb. 21: PRI Project Echo — ‘Minimizing Opioids in the Perioperative Period’ ๐Ÿ—“ ๐Ÿ—บ

Yavonda Chase

The next continuing education event in PRI’s Project Echo weekly video conference will be “Minimizing Opioids in the Perioperative Period” from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 21, in PRI, Room 158.


January 24, 2020

CE Event, Feb. 27: 201E — Facilitator Skills & IPE Event Design ๐Ÿ—“ ๐Ÿ—บ

Yavonda Chase

Have you taken the 101 course? Then it’s time to take the next step in your facilitator training by completing the 201E course from 8:30-11:30 a.m., Feb. 27 in the I. Dodd Wilson Education Building, 115 A/B.


February 21, 2020

CE Event, Feb. 28: PRI Project Echo — ‘Alternative Pain Management in the Midst of the Opioid Crisis’ ๐Ÿ—“ ๐Ÿ—บ

Yavonda Chase

The next continuing education event in PRI’s Project Echo weekly video conference will be “Alternative Pain Management in the Midst of the Opioid Crisis” from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, in PRI, Room 158.


January 8, 2020

Teach the Teacher Symposium, Feb. 28: ‘Promoting Growth in Teaching and Learning’ ๐Ÿ—“ ๐Ÿ—บ

Yavonda Chase

Register now for the Teach the Teacher Symposium from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Feb. 28, in I. Dodd Wilson, Room 115 A/B. The theme is “Promoting Growth in Teaching and Learning.”


February 21, 2020

Geriatric Grand Rounds, March 3, ‘Naloxone: Formulations, Availability, and When to Talk to Patient’ ๐Ÿ—“ ๐Ÿ—บ

Yavonda Chase

Come learn more about “Naloxone: Formulations, Availability, and When to Talk to Patient” at noon, Tuesday, March 3, in the Jo Ellen Ford Auditorium in the Institute on Aging as part of Geriatric Grand Rounds.


CE Event, March 3: Connecting Across Professions — ‘Opioids: Friend or Foe’ ๐Ÿ—“ ๐Ÿ—บ

Yavonda Chase

The next continuing education event in the Connecting Across Professions series will beย โ€œOpioids: Friend or Foeโ€ at noon-1 p.m., Tuesday, March 3, in Shorey 5/25. This event is also available via interactive video and webinar.


CE Event, March 4: ‘Impact of the Gut Microbiota on Cancer Development: Prevention vs Promotion’ ๐Ÿ—“ ๐Ÿ—บ

Yavonda Chase

The Cancer Institute invites you to grand rounds at noon, March 4, in the Sam Walton Auditorium, 10th floor of the Cancer Institute. Reza Hakkak, Ph.D., professor and chair of the Department of Dietetics and Nutrition in the College of Health Professions, will present “Impact of the Gut Microbiota on Cancer Development: Prevention vs Promotion.”


February 4, 2020

Proposals Now Accepted for Interprofessional/Interdisciplinary Small Grants

Yavonda Chase

The UAMS Office of Interprofessional Education is now accepting proposals for its small grant program, which this year will highlight interdisciplinary efforts focused onย nursing excellence in patient care in support of the UAMS goal to achieve Magnet status.ย  Deadline for proposal submission isย 5 p.m., April 1.