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John Rians Moves Forward as Head of Stepping Stone Unit at WRMC (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. John F. Rians, a fellowship-trained psychiatrist, has been appointed as the medical director and supervising physician of The Stepping Stone, the adult inpatient psychiatric unit at White River Medical Center in Batesville. read more >

Arkansas State Names Carl Cates Dean of New College (Movers & Shakers)

Arkansas State University in Jonesboro has named Carl Cates of Valdosta State University in Valdosta, Georgia, to be the first dean of a newly structured college that combines programs in the fine arts, humanities, social sciences, media and communication. read more >

Janet Pulliam To Chair Bar Association's Committee for Breast Cancer (Movers & Shakers)

Janet L. Pulliam, an attorney of counsel with Mitchell Blackstock Ivers Sneddon & Marshall in Little Rock, has been named chair of the American Bar Association's National Breast Cancer Initiatives Executive Committee for 2016-17. read more >

UCA Promotes Kale Gober to VP Slot (Movers & Shakers)

Kale Gober has been hired as vice president of institutional advancement at the University of Central Arkansas in Conway. He was formerly assistant athletic director for development at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville. read more >

St. Bernards Adds Justin Yancey to Medical Team (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Justin Yancey has joined the medical staff of St. Bernards Healthcare as a pediatric hospitalist. read more >

Susan Harriman To Lead ForwARd Arkansas (Movers & Shakers)

Susan Bonesteel Harriman has been named executive director of ForwARd Arkansas, a partnership of the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation, Walton Family Foundation and Arkansas Board of Education that aims to improve public education in Arkansas. read more >

Steven Quattlebaum Recognized as Lawdragon Leading Lawyer (Movers & Shakers)

Steven W. Quattlebaum, a managing member of Quattlebaum Grooms & Tull PLLC in Little Rock, was recently selected as a member of the Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America for the fifth time. read more >

Clint Cook Moves Ahead to Headend at Conway Corp. (Movers & Shakers)

Clint Cook will be responsible for maintaining the headend, which is a facility that originates and communicates cable television and cable modem services to subscribers. read more >

Katie Hall To Manage Marketing at Arkansas Lighthouse for the Blind (Movers & Shakers)

Katie Hall joined Arkansas Lighthouse for the Blind in February as manager of marketing and development. Hall previously handled corporate communications for Winston-Salem Industries for the Blind in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, which acquired ALB in 2014. read more >

Ghulam Khaleel Joins CHI St. Vincent Neurology Clinic (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Ghulam M. Khaleel has begun practicing at CHI St. Vincent Neurology Clinic-Little Rock. Khaleel completed his neurology residency at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. read more >