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Two Join Cardiology Center at Sparks Clinic (NWA Health Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Nuri Akkus and Dr. Pratik Choksy, both interventional cardiologists, have joined the Cardiology Center at Sparks Clinic in Fort Smith. read more >

Nalleballe Takes Role with Arkansas Stroke Assistance at UAMS (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Krishna Nalleballe has joined the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock as a stroke neurologist and as a consulting neurologist with the Arkansas Stroke Assistance through Virtual Emergency Support network. read more >

Jill Simons to Lead Retention Effort at Arkansas State (Movers & Shakers)

Jill Simons has been named associate vice chancellor for retention and completion at Arkansas State University at Jonesboro, where she was previously assistant vice chancellor for undergraduate studies in the university's Division of Academic Affairs. read more >

Kinco Promotes Browning, Jones (Movers & Shakers)

Steven Browning and Landon Jones have been promoted to superintendent at Kinco Constructors of Little Rock. read more >

Joseph Dunn Takes Seat on Gateway Bank Board (Movers & Shakers)

Joseph Dunn, chief credit officer for Gateway Bank of Rison, has been named to the bank's board of directors. read more >

Jason Huselton Joins UCA's Makerspace (Movers & Shakers)

Jason Huselton has joined Makerspace, powered by the Conductor at the University of Central Arkansas in Conway in the role of master maker. read more >

Maurice Rigsby Named Vice Chancellor at UAMS (Movers & Shakers)

Maurice Rigsby has been appointed vice chancellor for institutional relations at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock. read more >

Amit Taggarse Joins Cardiac Team at Mercy (NWA Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Amit Taggarse has joined Mercy Clinic Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery in Fort Smith. He recently completed fellowships in advanced adult cardiac surgery, mechanical circulatory support and heart transplantation at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. read more >

Tim Hicks Takes Over Investor Relations at BOZ (Movers & Shakers)

Tim Hicks has been named chief administrative officer and executive director of investor relations at Bank of the Ozarks of Little Rock. read more >

Arkansas Hospital Association to Honor Bill Bradley (NWAMovers & Shakers)

William L. “Bill” Bradley, CEO of Washington Regional Medical Center in Fayetteville since 2004, will receive the Arkansas Hospital Association's highest honor, the A. Allen Weintraub Memorial Award, at an awards dinner on Oct. 5. read more >