Nicola Edge, PhD was recently named Vice-Chair for Research in the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine (DFPM).
Dr. Edge joined the UAMS faculty in 2000 in the Department of Pediatrics. In 2010, her primary academic appointment was moved to the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, where she was promoted to Professor in 2018 on the basic scientist track. She has served as the Associate Director of the Research and Evaluation Division (RED) and has most recently supported the DFPM as Vice-Chair of Faculty Affairs. In 2019 she was honored to receive the UAMS College of Medicine Faculty Award for Excellence in Research.