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W. James Chon Switches to UAMS To Lead Transplant Program (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. W. James Chon has been appointed to manage the Renal Transplant Program at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences as medical director. Chon will also serve as an associate professor of medicine at the UAMS College of Medicine. read more >

Nick McCarthy Makes Move to Media & More (Movers & Shakers)

Nick McCarthy has been hired as an account services coordinator at Media & More Consulting of Little Rock. McCarthy will be responsible for branding and media strategies. read more >

Sparks Adds Samir Patel to Fort Smith Physician Staff (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Samir Patel has joined Sparks Health System in Fort Smith as an internal medicine physician. Patel will treat adult patients for a number of conditions, including high blood pressure, diabetes, thyroid disease, heart disease and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. read more >

Rodney Baker To Lead Producers & Owners Association (Movers & Shakers)

Rodney Baker has been hired as executive director of the Arkansas Independent Producers & Royalty Owners Association in Little Rock. read more >

JoAnn Maxey Appointed as New General Counsel for UA System (Movers & Shakers)

Maxey will replace Fred Harrison, who has stepped down from the position that he has held for more than 30 years. read more >

Three Advance in Generations Bank's Northwest Market (Movers & Shakers)

Joe Ruddell has been promoted to northwest Arkansas regional president of Generations Bank, and Bryn Bagwell has been hired as president of the Fayetteville market. read more >

Dr. Joy Skaug Added to St. Bernards First Care Clinic Team (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Joy Skaug has joined St. Bernards First Care Clinic in Jonesboro as a family medicine physician. read more >

Susan Okroglic Promoted at CSI in Morrilton (Movers & Shakers)

Susan Okroglic has been promoted to president and CEO at Community Service Inc. in Morrilton. She has been with CSI for 14 years and was previously operations and clinical director. read more >

Alysia Wells Moves In at Colliers International (Movers & Shakers)

Alysia Wells has been named assistant property manager at Colliers International Arkansas. Wells has more than 10 years of experience in office administration. read more >

James Buggs Recognized by National Society for Cable Work (Movers & Shakers)

James Buggs, cable installer for Conway Corp., has earned the business class service specialist certification from the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers after completion of the required course work. read more >