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From left, Madison Murphy; UAMS Chancellor Cam Patterson; Andrew Clyde, president and CEO of Murphy USA; and Amy Wenger at the Murphy USA corporate headquarters in El Dorado. Murphy and Clyde were presented with commemorative plaques in recognition of their generous commitment.

Murphy Foundations Pledge $1 Million For UAMS Regional Campus in El Dorado

LITTLE ROCK — The Murphy Family Foundation and the Murphy USA Charitable Foundation recently pledged $1 million over three years to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) to support the creation of a new regional campus in El Dorado. The gifts will have a far-reaching impact, not only for El Dorado, but for…

Team UAMS Town Hall Slated for Noon, May 18

A Team UAMS Town Hall meeting will be held at noon, Tuesday, May 18 on Zoom. The Town Hall will explore the current growth at UAMS on its campuses and across the state through collaborations with other providers and communities.

ADA Updates Under Way on Campus

UAMS is making American Disabilities Act (ADA) updates (new sidewalk, repair sidewalks, repair curb and gutter, installing railing) around the main campus during the months of May and June.

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UAMS Expanding Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program to Northwest Arkansas

FAYETTEVILLE – The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) is adding another academic program to its UAMS Northwest Regional Campus — the Bachelor of Science in Diagnostic Medical Sonography. The degree is already offered by the UAMS College of Health Professions’ Department of Imaging and Radiation Sciences on UAMS’ Little Rock campus. The college…

ADH Issues Quarantine Guidelines for Travelers from India

In response to the severe outbreak of COVID-19 in India and the risk of introducing SARS-CoV2 variants from travelers returning from India, the Arkansas Department of Health (ADH) has issued a 14-day quarantine recommendation for anyone returning to Arkansas from India, including those who are fully vaccinated.

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