Tagged: university of arkansas for medical sciences

UPDATED: St. Vincent, UAMS End Strategic Alliance Talks

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/26/2013 02:55 pm

Almost a year after they began discussing a strategic alliance, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and St. Vincent Health System said Friday that they have ended talks. "Despite the good faith efforts of everyone involved, neither entity has been able to define a pathway that meets the goals of both institutions."

UAMS Clinic Focuses on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/9/2013 10:57 am

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences' Psychiatric Research Institute says it now offers a treatment program to reduce the mental and physical symptoms related to post-traumatic stress disorder.

Elizabeth Caldwell Takes Lead for UAMS Communications

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/24/2013 12:00 am

As the director of news and communications, Elizabeth Caldwell will direct UAMS' external communications, which entails overseeing news coverage, facilitating publicity about UAMS and working with the media. She will also help with strategic planning and executive communications.

A Health Care Gap (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 6/10/2013 12:00 am

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences provides an excellent education for physicians, but the state lacks programs to train dentists and veterinarians.

UAMS Startup Angel Eye Licenses Neonatal Camera

by Mark Carter 6/5/2013 01:24 pm

A University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences BioVentures startup has licensed technology that enables parents of babies in neonatal intensive care units to monitor their children 24 hours a day through a camera placed at the baby's bedside.

Liberty Bank Looks to Lock Up Little Rock Land Owned by Bruce Burrow

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/3/2013 12:00 am

Liberty Bank of Arkansas is targeting another of Jonesboro developer Bruce Burrow's Little Rock properties after he allegedly defaulted on a loan worth nearly $2 million.

AT&T Boosts 4G at UAMS With Distributed Antenna System

by Luke Jones 5/15/2013 09:13 am

AT&T announced Tuesday that it has finished installing a 4G LTE Distributed Antenna System on the campus of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock.

UAMS Names William Bowes as CFO

by Mark Friedman 5/3/2013 01:50 pm

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences on Friday named William R. Bowes as its chief financial officer. Bowes replaces Melony Goodhand, who left at the end of 2012.

UAMS BioVentures Company Set To Go Public

by Mark Friedman 4/22/2013 12:00 am

A University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences' BioVentures company that says it has a treatment that will detect and kill cancer cells is preparing to have its initial public offering.

UAMS Names G. Richard Smith Dean of Medicine College

by Lance Turner 4/12/2013 01:18 pm

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences names Dr. G. Richard Smith has its new dean of the College of Medicine and vice chancellor. The appointment is effective May 1.

Sunshine Act to Shine Light on Pharmaceutical Dollars Paid to Doctors

by Mark Friedman 4/8/2013 12:00 am

Starting in September 2014, a record of all payments that drug companies make to doctors will be publicly available, a situation raising concerns among both physicians and drug companies.

UAMS Medicine College Dean Debra Fiser Stepping Down

by Lance Turner 4/3/2013 11:09 am

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences says Dr. Debra Fiser, dean of its College of Medicine, will step down as dean April 30 to return full time to the Department of Pediatrics.

Delta Dental Gives $2M for UAMS Dental Clinic

by Mark Friedman 1/29/2013 10:05 am

The Delta Dental of Arkansas Foundation said Tuesday that it will give a total of $2 million for the Oral Health Clinic at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.

Dan Rahn: Expanding Medicaid Critical for UAMS

by Mark Friedman 1/28/2013 12:00 am

The state Legislature's approval of the expansion of Medicaid to the 250,000 Arkansans who aren't on it is critical, says Dr. Dan Rahn, the chancellor of University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.

Arkansas Business: The Best & Worst News of 2012

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/24/2012 12:00 am

There was good news and there was bad news in Arkansas in 2012. And in case you've forgotten the details, the Arkansas Business staff is here to remind you.

Kudos: Arkansas Businesses Receive Recognition

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/17/2012 12:00 am

Ridout Lumber, Arkansas Children's Hospital, UAMS and the Fay Jones School of Architecture all get noticed for positive endeavors.

Video: Your Arkansas Business Week in Review

by Lance Turner 12/15/2012 10:47 am

With the help of our news partners at THV 11 News, here's quick recap of some of the business stories we covered in the week of Dec. 10-14.

UAMS Opens 12th Street Wellness Center in Little Rock

by Lance Turner 12/7/2012 11:40 am

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences marks the opening of the UAMS 12th Street Health and Wellness Center, which will provide free health screenings and information to the nearby minority community.

UAMS Announces Medical Records Breach, Is Notifying 1,500 Patients

by Mark Friedman 11/26/2012 01:02 pm

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is notifying about 1,500 patients of a medical records breach involving a resident physician who was terminated in 2010.

Roxane Townsend Named CEO of UAMS Medical Center

by Mark Carter 11/15/2012 09:30 am

Roxane Townsend previously was assistant vice president for health systems at Louisiana State University, where she worked with the system's 10 hospitals.