Latest News from the College of Medicine

  • UAMS Medical Center Certified as First and Only Comprehensive Stroke Center in Arkansas

    UAMS stroke team

    UAMS Medical Center has become the first and only health care provider in Arkansas to be certified as a Comprehensive Stroke Center by The Joint Commission. The Joint Commission is an independent, not-for-profit organization that evaluates and accredits more than 20,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. “Achieving the standard of care…

  • Ashley Bean, M.D., Receives International Award in Emergency Medicine

    Dr. Bean at UAMS Medical Center

    Ashley Bean, M.D., an associate professor in the College of Medicine Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Science (UAMS) has received the Amin Kazzi International Emergency Medicine Leadership Award from the American Academy of Emergency Medicine. “I am incredibly honored to be selected by the American Academy of Emergency Medicine…

  • First-Year Residents from UAMS Regional Campuses Gather

    Mark Jansen, M.D., speaks to residents

    While health care in recent years has pursued the triple aim of patient satisfaction and positive health outcomes while reducing the costs, Mark Jansen, M.D., told first-year resident physicians June 21 there should be a fourth target — provider satisfaction. “If we don’t have healthy, happy providers, you are not going to be a good…