UAMS Friends and Alumni
 

 



The UAMS College of Medicine Alumni Association serves all alumni and former house officers.

Our Association is Built on These Core Values

  • We provide prompt, accurate and friendly service to our alumni.
  • Integrity is non-negotiable.
  • We are inclusive because we serve everyone.
  • We seek partnership with the COM and its departments.
  • We strive for excellence in all that we do.

Programs and Services Supported by Your Medical Alumni Association

For Students

  • Provide over $300,000 in scholarships and program support through endowments and the general scholarship fund
  • Provide breakfast at College of Medicine Family Weekend
  • Coordinate College of Medicine Phonathon
  • Class funds provide support for:
    • Medical Ethics and Medical Humanities (Classes of 1944 May & December)
    • White Coat Ceremony (Class of 1951)
    • Student Research Day (Class of 1955)
    • Gross Anatomy Lab (Class of 1960)
    • Clinical Skills Center (Classes of 1966 & 1967)
    • Emergency Funds for Students in Crisis (Classes of 1972 and 2011)

For Alumni

  • Annually host Alumni Weekend for about 1,000 alumni
  • Make available class rosters online
  • Send bi-annual newsletter to all members
  • Present Dean's Distinguished Alumnus Award
  • Respond daily to individual requests by letter or telephone
  • Work with alumni class agents and families to secure more scholarship funding

For Donors

  • Manage the Founders Society
  • Recognize and thank donors annually