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College of Medicine Honors Faculty, Staff, Alumni
April 22, 2015 | The UAMS College of Medicine celebrated the achievements and service of faculty members, staff and alumni at its fifth annual Dean’s Honor Day ceremony April 14 with numerous awards and the surprise announcement of an endowed scholarship campaign to honor academic leader Richard P. Wheeler, M.D.
UAMS Northeast Celebrates New Clinic Space, Offices
April 23, 2015 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Northeast today celebrated its move to a new, larger and more accessible location at 311 E. Matthews St. in Jonesboro.
Author Lectures on Influence of U.S. Surgeon General’s Office
April 21, 2015 | Associated Press national medical correspondent Mike Stobbe, Dr.P.H., can recall the specific  conversation that inspired him to write a book about the office of the U.S. surgeon general.
UAMS, UA Athletics Partner in State’s First Sports Medicine Fellowship
April 20, 2015 | The state’s first sports medicine fellowship for family physicians, offering advanced training on diagnosis and treatment of sports-related illness and injury, will start this summer on the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences’ (UAMS) northwest Arkansas campus with cooperation from the University of Arkansas Athletics Department and clinical partners.
UAMS Names Interim Chair of Department of Radiation Oncology
LITTLE ROCK – Hershey Garner, J.D., M.D., has been named interim chair of the Department of Radiation Oncology in the College of Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS).
Aubrey Hough, M.D., Receives 'University Professor' Honor
April 15, 2016 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) recently named Aubrey Hough, M.D., a University Professor. He is the first UAMS faculty member to receive the honor.
Angtuaco Honored by American Association for Women Radiologists
LITTLE ROCK — Teresita Angtuaco, M.D., professor in the Department of Radiology in the College of Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), has received the Alice Ettinger Distinguished Achievement Award by the American Association for Women Radiologists recognizing decades of service to the association.
UAMS Presents Marvin Award to Medical Student
LITTLE ROCK — Third-year UAMS medical student Nicholas A. Rogers of Little Rock is the 2014 recipient of the Horace N. Marvin Award. The award is presented annually to the student who scores the highest on their first attempt at the United States Medical License Exam (USMLE) Step 1, commonly called “the Boards.”
Patient Welcomed as Partner in Breast Cancer Treatment
April 6, 2015 | Janet Carson just wanted to be heard. Carson was diagnosed with breast cancer in January 2007. Not long after the diagnosis, she had a double mastectomy and reconstruction performed at a Little Rock hospital. Her experience with her surgeon was more than acceptable, but she experienced problems with her oncologist.

First Lady, Malones Featured at Child Therapy Conference
April 10, 2015 | Arkansas first lady Susan Hutchinson was among the speakers at a conference April 8-10 sponsored by UAMS, designed to train mental-health care professionals to recognize and treat the symptoms of abuse in children.
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