University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) serves as home for the only allopathic medical school in the state.

  • 494 bed hospital
  • Located 2 miles west of Arkansas Children’s Hospital
  • 175 medical students per class
  • 62 residency programs with 682 resident physicians
  • 1,500 faculty
  • Also home to Colleges of Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health, and Health Professions, as well as a Graduate School

Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Little Rock, AR

Arkansas Children’s Hospital (ACH) is the home of the Department of Pediatrics for UAMS. ACH is a 336-bed tertiary care facility and one of two freestanding pediatric hospitals within the Arkansas Children’s Health System.

  • one of the largest children’s hospitals in the nation
  • 98 pediatric residents
  • 104 bed NICU
  • 26 bed PICU
  • 31 bed CVICU
  • Fellowships in Cardiology, Critical Care, Neonatology, Emergency Medicine, Pulmonary, Endocrinology, Hematology/ Oncology, Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, Allergy-Immunology, and Clinical Informatics.