Fenghuang “Frank” Zhan, M.D., Ph.D., has joined the faculty as a Professor of Internal Medicine and Research Director of the UAMS Myeloma Center. Dr. Zhan received his medical degree and a doctorate in cancer molecular genetics from Hunan Medical University in Changsha, P.R., China. He holds a dental degree from West China Medical University in Chengdu. He previously served in the UAMS Myeloma Center from 2002 to 2008 and most recently was a Professor of Medicine at the University of Iowa and an Adjunct Professor in the University of Iowa’s College of Dentistry and Dental Clinics.
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Department of Pediatrics
Kaitlin Cockerell, M.D., has rejoined the Department of Pediatrics as an Assistant Professor in the Division of General Pediatrics. Dr. Cockerell received her medical degree from UAMS in 2013. She completed her pediatrics residency at UAMS and Arkansas Children’s Hospital (ACH) and served as a faculty member in the Division of Neonatology for two years. In 2016, she was the recipient of the Betty A. Lowe, M.D., Memorial Award for Excellence in Advocacy. Dr. Cockerell practiced in Sherwood, Arkansas, before returning to UAMS and ACH.
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Meghan Wilson, M.D., Ph.D., has joined the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation as an Assistant Professor. Dr. Wilson received her doctorate in neuroscience in 2011 and her medical degree in 2013 in the Medical Scientist Training Program at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. She completed her internship in internal medicine at Western Reserve Health Education in Youngstown, Ohio, and her residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at the University of California, Irvine. Dr. Wilson continued her training with a fellowship in spinal cord injury medicine at the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab in Chicago. She will practice primarily at the Baptist Health Rehabilitation Institute.