General Announcements

September 16, 2021

Stocked & Reddie T-Shirts Now on Sale

News Staff

Stocked & Reddie T-shirts are now available in the UAMS Gift Shop and are approved to wear on campus! The T-shirts are available in sizes from small to 2XL and are $18 each.

Clinic to Start Offering Flu Shots Sept. 20

News Staff

UAMS Student and Employee Health Services (SEHS) will begin offering seasonal influenza vaccines at 7 a.m. Monday, Sept. 20, in the Hospital Lobby Gallery.

September 14, 2021

Chancellor’s Town Hall Slated for Noon, Sept. 23

Ben Boulden

A Chancellor’s Town Hall meeting will be held at noon, Sept. 23 on Zoom. The focus will be on COVID-19 and recent news.

SEED Application Period Open until Sept. 30

News Staff

Applications are being accepted through Sept. 30 for the fifth annual Seed (Seeking Educational Equity and Diversity) Training classes. The National Seed Leadership has described the Seed experience as “Hard Work and Heart Work.”

Campus Policy Portal to be Upgraded; No Access Sept. 18-19

Ben Boulden

The Compliance 360 portal will be upgraded to a cloud environment powered by Amazon Web Services (AWS) at 5 p.m., Sept. 18, 2021.  The expected downtime is 12 hours, ending at about 5 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 19.  During this time, the web access and all created hyperlinks to policies housed in the database will not be accessible. 

Brain Imaging Research Center Installs New MRI Scanner

Tim Taylor

To maintain its cutting-edge research efforts, the Brain Imaging Research Center replaced its current Philips 3T Achieva magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner Monday, Sept. 13 with a new Siemens 3T Prisma MRI scanner.

Clinical Billing Compliance Q&A Set for Sept. 24 along with a Preventive and Wellness Presentation

Ben Boulden

Clinical Billing Compliance is hosting an open billing question-and-answer session on Friday, Sept. 24, 2021 from 7 a.m to noon.

Epic Maintenance/Downtime Slated for 10 p.m. – Midnight Sept. 23

Ben Boulden

Epic Maintenance/Downtime is scheduled for 10 p.m. to midnight, Thursday, Sept. 23. The previously scheduled Epic system upgrade has been postponed to Thursday, Sept. 23rd, from 10 p.m. – midnight.

September 11, 2021

Updated: First in ‘Stories from the Archive’ Series Sept. 15

Ben Boulden

UAMS Historical Research Center Stories from the Archives series will open at noon Wednesday, Sept. 15. The one-hour presentation will look at the life of Dr. George W.S. Ish (1883-1970), a prominent African-American doctor in Little Rock.

September 10, 2021

Multiple Events Planned for Diversity and Inclusion Month

Ben Boulden

September is Diversity and Inclusion Month, and the Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DDEI) is hosting a number of exciting virtual events to mark the occasion. Read on to learn more and mark your calendars so you don’t miss out.

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