Department News


October 24, 2017

Ronda Henry-Tillman, M.D., Named Chief of Breast Oncology at UAMS

Ronda Henry-Tillman, M.D., Named Chief of Breast Oncology at UAMS


September 15, 2017

Doctor Credits His Life to the Trauma System He Helped Create

Dr. Maxson in hospital bed

He still has a long road to recovery, but Professor of Surgery Todd Maxson, M.D.,  said he likely wouldn’t be alive or in as good of shape is he’s in now if it weren’t for the state’s trauma system he helped establish. Read the full story on KATV’s website: http://katv.com/news/local/doctor-credits-his-life-to-trauma-system-he-helped-create  


September 6, 2017

UAMS Scientists Believe Enzyme Could Help Avoid Transplant Rejection

UAMS Scientists Believe Enzyme Could Help Avoid Transplant Rejection


July 24, 2017

A New Champion for Children

Brian Reemtsen, M.D., to Lead Heart Institute at Arkansas Children’s and UAMS July 24, 2017 | There’s a new Champion for Children in Arkansas. Nationally renowned pediatric cardiothoracic surgeon Brian Reemtsen, M.D., of Mattel Children’s Hospital and the David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, has been named director of the Heart Institute at Arkansas Children’s…


May 8, 2017

New Plastic Surgery Division Chief

Shewmake Joins UAMS as Division Director of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery  


April 20, 2017

Arkansas’ only ACS-Verified Trauma Center

UAMS Only Medical Center in Arkansas Recognized by American College of Surgeons as Adult Level 1 Trauma Center


February 10, 2017

UAMS surgeon leads Business of Medicine course for students

Business of Medicine Course Preps Med Students for Real World