Jose Romero receives award

Dr. Jose Romero receives award

Dr. Jose Romero has been named CDC Childhood Immunization Champion for his outstanding efforts to promote childhood immunization in Arkansas.  He is recognized for his critical analysis of vaccine data that has helped lead Arkansas through a number of influenza, pertussis, mumps and measles outbreaks. Dr. Romero is the current Secretary of Health in the State of Arkansas.





ELAM Nominee

Congratulations to Dr. Jessica Snowden, Associate Professor and Director of the Infectious Diseases Section in the Department of Pediatrics, on her selection and nomination by UAMS for the prestigious Hedwig van Ameringen Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM) Program at Drexel University. Dr. Snowden’s work in many areas, including her co-leadership of the Data Coordinating and Operations Center for the IDeA States Pediatric Clinical Trials Network, make her an exceptionally strong candidate for the highly competitive ELAM program.