Dr. Naga Saranya Addepally has joined CHI St. Vincent Diagnostic Clinic in Little Rock as a gastroenterologist.
Addepally earned her medical degree and completed her residency and fellowship at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock.
Dr. Brian Lawton, Dr. Brian Howard, Dr. David Draney and Dr. Amy Daniel have joined Unity Health in Searcy.
Lawton is an otolaryngologist specializing in conditions such as tonsillitis and ear infections.
Howard and Draney have been hired as psychiatrists for all ages.
Daniel practices family medicine.
Leanne Lefler has been invested in the Women’s Cardiovascular Health Professorship in Little Rock. Lefler is an associate professor at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Nursing.
The professorship is a $500,000 endowment established to support the educational, research and clinical activities of its holder, who will lead future innovations in medicine and health care. It is among the highest academic honors a university can bestow on a faculty member.
Robin Liston has joined UAMS Translational Research Institute in Little Rock as executive director.
Liston was previously assistant administrative director at Frontiers: University of Kansas Clinical & Translational Science Institute of Kansas City, Kansas.
Dr. Steven D. Graham has joined Washington Regional Neurology Clinic in Fayetteville.
Graham has more than 27 years of experience in private practice and specializes in adult neurology and electromyography.
He received his medical degree from the University of Alabama and completed residencies in internal medicine and neurology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
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