Richard Pierson of UAMS Will Retire Nov. 1 by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 5/14/2012 12:00 am Updated 3 years ago Richard Pierson, a vice chancellor at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, is retiring Nov. 1. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 20 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.