Latest News from the College of Medicine

  • UAMS Pathologist Named to Top 5 of '40 Under 40' List

    Sept. 25, 2017 | Jerad Gardner, M.D., an associate professor in the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Medicine’s Departments of Pathology and Dermatology, was named among the top five of the American Society for Clinical Pathology’s “40 Under 40” 2017 list. The “40 Under 40” list honors pathologists and laboratory medicine professionals…

  • UAMS Medical Student Elected to National Association Board

    Sept. 22, 2017 | Sasha Ray, a third-year College of Medicine student from Little Rock, has been elected director for Region III of the Student National Medical Association (SNMA), the nation’s oldest and largest, independent, student-run organization focused on the needs and concerns of medical students of color. As a newly elected regional director for…

  • Three UAMS Medical Students Awarded Scholarships for Rural Arkansas Primary Care

    Sept. 21, 2017 | Three UAMS medical students have each been awarded a $20,000 Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield Primary Care Scholarship, which encourages aspiring physicians to pursue primary care practices in rural Arkansas. This year’s recipients are Steven James, a senior from Conway; Julie Sherrill, a senior from Dumas; and Allison Jackson, a…