• W. Morris III, M.D., Joins FacultyAugust 31, 2018

    T. W. Morris, M.D.

    W. Morris III, M.D., has joined the Department of Neurosurgery as an Assistant Professor. Dr. Morris received his medical degree from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. He recently completed his neurosurgery residency at UAMS, where he received the Resident Award for Excellence in Research in 2016. Dr. Morris’ primary clinical interests are…

  • Erika Petersen, M. D. - New Book Publication!August 13, 2018

    Head and Face Pain Book Cover

    Dr. Erika Petersen has a new book that has been published by Springer: Diagnosis and Management of Head and Face Pain-A Practical Approach. "This text is a comprehensive guide to the evaluation of patients with head and face pain.  It is a resource for any physician or dentist to properly diagnosis and to learn the options…

  • Neurosurgery Department’s Gender, Racial Diversity Bucks National TrendsJuly 19, 2018

    Neurosurgery Faculty

    Looking around the Department of Neurosurgery at UAMS, you would be forgiven for not knowing that brain surgery is a profession with a reputation for a lack of diversity. That is because the makeup of the department doesn’t reflect national trends. Three of its 10 faculty are female. Of its 11 residents, two are African-American men. The department welcomed its…