Latest News from the College of Medicine

  • Laura Hutchins, M.D., Named Interim Director of UAMS' Rockefeller Cancer Institute

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    LITTLE ROCK — Laura Hutchins, M.D., a hematologist oncologist at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) who has devoted her medical practice and research to fight breast cancer, melanoma and brain cancer, has been appointed interim director for the UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute effective immediately. She succeeds Peter Emanuel, M.D., who…

  • ICARE Conference Focuses on Best Practices in Emergency Care

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    June 18, 2018 | Emergency care requires health care professionals and first responders to be adept at reacting quickly and efficiently to a variety of needs. Staying abreast of the latest advancements in treating common conditions and identifying what needs to be done takes training and practice. About 100 health care professionals, first responders, police…

  • Two UAMS Northwest Regional Campus Faculty Inducted into Clinical Society

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    Sheldon Riklon, M.D., and Thomas Schulz, M.D., associate professors in the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Medicine on the Northwest Regional Campus, were recently inducted into the Southern Society for Clinical Investigation. The society was formed by leaders of 19 southern medical schools in 1946 to advance medically related research and…