February 22, 2021

CHI St. Vincent announced that radiation oncologist David Pruitt, MD, has joined the team of board-certified cancer specialists, nurse practitioners, and nurses at the CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs Cancer Center. Pruitt brings more than 25 years of professional radiation oncology experience.

February 22, 2021

Baptist Health celebrates 100 years of operation since it began serving its first patients in a small wood-frame building in downtown Little Rock.

The raising of new flags at hospital campuses within the system marked the occasion a century after Baptist State Hospital, which grew into the Baptist Health system, became a legal entity on Feb. 16, 1921.

February 22, 2021

Jaleesa A. Jackson, MD, a chronic pain medicine fellowship-trained anesthesiologist, is now seeing patients at the UAMS Health Pain Clinic in the Jackson T. Stephens Spine and Neuroscience Institute at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS).

February 15, 2021

Cancer researcher Alan Tackett, PhD, has been named deputy director of the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS).

Noted for his research in cancer biomarker discovery, Tackett is a professor in the UAMS College of Medicine Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. He previously served as associate director of basic research for the UAMS Cancer Institute and holds the Scharlau Family Endowed Chair in Cancer Research.

February 15, 2021

The Conway Regional Clinical Laboratory has achieved a two-year accreditation from the Accreditation Committee of the College of American Pathologists (CAP).