Latest News from the College of Medicine

  • New Technology at UAMS Significantly Reduces Pathogen Identification Time

    Eric Rosenbaum, M.D., M.P.H., (right) shows the Accelerate Pheno to resident Jonathon Gralewski, D.O.

    Feb. 21, 2018 | A new technology at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) reduces from days to hours the time it takes to identify pathogens associated with life-threatening blood-borne infections. The FDA-approved Accelerate Pheno(TM) system also quickly identifies which antibiotic would be most effective on a case-by-case basis. It is the latest addition…

  • Gundogdu Joins UAMS as Neuromuscular Disorder Specialist

    Betul Gundogdue, M.D.

    Feb. 20, 2018 | Betul Gundogdu, M.D., has joined the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) as a neurologist specializing in neuromuscular disorders. She sees patients in the Jackson T. Stephens Spine & Neurosciences Institute’s Neurology Clinic. She provides electromyography, which measures nerve and muscle function using electrical activity and is used in diagnosing a…

  • Brandi Mize Wins Scheving Award

    Brandi Mize poses with award

    Feb. 16, 2018 | A new name now graces the Lawrence E. Scheving Award plaque outside the Division of Clinical Anatomy’s office on the ground floor of the Daniel W. Rahn Interprofessional Education Building. Brandi M. Mize accepted the award, given to the first-year medical student with the highest grade in Human Structure, February 12 from…