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December 27, 2019

UAMS Office of Community Health and Research submits 100th journal article

The UAMS Office of Community Health and Research recently submitted its 100th scientific journal article for publication, reaching a landmark achievement in the office’s five-year history. The Office of Community Health and Research was established in 2014 under the direction of UAMS Northwest Vice Chancellor Pearl McElfish. The office was founded to reduce health disparities…


November 4, 2019

Meet Our Care Coordinators: Carolina Vargas

Carolina Vargas is a Project Coordinator and Care Coordinator in the UAMS Northwest Office of Community Health and  Research who brings five years of experience to the Healthy Start team. As Project Coordinator, Carolina is responsible for finding resources for families based on what they feel they need the most, find donations to help the…


January 22, 2018

UAMS Northwest Regional Campus Accepting Applications for Spring and Summer Health Careers Program

Students in a lab dissecting a heart

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Northwest Regional Campus is accepting applications from students who will be entering eighth, ninth or 10th grades and are interested in exploring careers in health care for its one-week intensive Community Health Applied in Medical Public Service (CHAMPS) programs. UAMS Northwest Regional Campus in Fayetteville will host…