Meet the Faculty:

Gregory Sharp, M.D.
Gregory Sharp, M.D.
Professor
Virginia Erin Willis, M.D.
Virginia Erin Willis, M.D.
Associate Professor, Child Neurology Program Director
Debopam Samanta, M.D.
Debopam Samanta, M.D.
Associate Professor
William Walters, M.D.
William Walters, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Kapil Arya, M.D.
Kapil Arya, M.D.
Associate Professor, Associated Neurology Program Director
Aravindhan Veerapandiyan, M.D.
Aravindhan Veerapandiyan, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Sarah Cobb, M.D.
Sarah Cobb, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Tara Johnson, M.D.
Tara Johnson, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Christopher Paul Manbeck, M.D.
Christopher Paul Manbeck, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Freedom Perkins Jr., M.D.
Fred Perkins, M.D.
Section Chief

Other personnel within the division include two APRNs, six specialty nurses, child neurology resident coordinator/office manager and three administrative staff.

Other supporting pediatric faculty at ACH/UAMS includes over 200 members representing virtually every pediatric subspecialty, including cardiologists, geneticists, intensivists, neonatologists, infectious disease specialists, hematologists-oncologists, emergency medicine physicians, nephrologists, gastroenterologists, pulmonologists, radiologists including neuro-radiologists and rehabilitation physicians as well as multiple surgical specialists including pediatric neurosurgeons.

Previous child neurology residents have successfully gone on to a variety of destinations both in academic and private practice including Arkansas, Texas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Florida, California, Washington D.C as well as others.