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2017 January

  • Physician Assistant Program Reaccredited

    • 01.31.2017
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    UAMS’ Physician Assistant Program in the College of Health Professions has been granted Accreditation-Continued status by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA). The decision was based on the program’s application, a successful site visit, the program’s response to observations and its accreditation history, said Susan Long, associate dean for Academic […]

  • Hansen Leaves Mark on Ophthalmic Medical Technology Program

    • 01.26.2017
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    For 16 years, the Ophthalmic Medical Technology program in the College of Health Professions has been teaching students the skills they need to be indispensable to an ophthalmologist. And for most of those years, Suzanne Hansen, M.Ed., COMT, has been right there. Hansen was a member of the program’s second class of students. After graduation, […]

  • New Chair of Audiology, Speech Pathology Lays Out Vision for Department

    • 01.26.2017
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    Amyn Amlani, Ph.D., wants to know why people don’t adopt amplification devices to overcome their hearing difficulties — even when it would greatly improve their lives. It is a question he has spent years researching — and one he regards as his calling. “We know this technology is important because hearing loss leads to social […]

  • CHP Welcomes New Faculty

    • 01.24.2017
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    The College of Health Professions welcomed eight new faculty members in 2016.