The latest news from across UAMS.
The latest news from across UAMS.

Gardner Reports on State of the University

Dr. Gardner
Interim Chancellor Stephanie Gardner, Pharm.D., Ed.D., discussed the challenges and successes of the past year as she delivered her State of the University address April 17.  Read more

WATCH - 2018 State or the University

State of the University

UAMS First Hospital in Arkansas to Install Cameras on Every Preemie Bed

The UAMS Medical Center and Angel Eye Camera Systems, a company established in 2013 with support from UAMS, recently installed 40 new camera systems in the medical center’s neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), making it the first in the state with a camera on every preemie bed.
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Great 100 Nurses List 2018 Includes 32 from UAMS

Thirty-two nurses from UAMS were named to the Great 100 Nurses Foundation’s annual list of the state’s superb nurses.
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UAMS Fights Opioid Epidemic on All Fronts

UAMS is attacking the nationwide opioid epidemic on multiple fronts that have produced new research and treatment options for patients and health care providers across Arkansas and beyond.
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U.S. Surgeon General Emphasizes Partnerships for Health

To be better partners, we must create better relationships, said Vice Admiral Jerome M. Adams, M.D., M.P.H., 20th U.S. surgeon general on April 12 during a visit to UAMS.
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Comprehensive Epilepsy Center Earns Highest Accreditation Level

The Comprehensive Epilepsy Center at the UAMS has been accredited with the highest designation available from the National Association of Epilepsy Centers. The Level 4 accreditation means that UAMS is capable of performing the most complex surgeries for the treatment of epilepsy. 
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Westbrook, Robertson, Wendel Recognized as Healthcare Heroes

Three longtime UAMS physicians were honored by Arkansas Business as Healthcare Heroes at a luncheon March 28.The annual awards program was begun in 2015 to recognize individuals, companies and organizations making a significant impact on the quality of health care in Arkansas.
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Biomedical Informatics Expert Discusses Uses of Big Data at Rockefeller Distinguished Lecture

Atul Butte, M.D., Ph.D., spoke to a packed house Wednesday, April 4, in the Jackson T. Stephens Spine & Neurosciences Institute as part of the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Distinguished Lecture series.
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Greenville Man Fitted for Robotic Arm Controlled by Thought

The first memory David Scott has following his traffic accident July 31, 2017, is a paramedic leaning over trying to help release him from underneath his 18-wheeler.
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College of Health Professions Forges Ties with University in India

Two departments in the College of Health Professions (CHP) — Audiology and Speech Pathology and Genetic Counseling — are forging ties with India’s Manipal Academy of Higher Education, formerly Manipal University.
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