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Faculty – MP

Medicine-Pediatrics Trained Faculty

Robert Hopkins Jr., MD Position:  Program Director, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, UAMS/ACH Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: Internal Medicine/Pediatrics 1993 Medical School: Medical College of Georgia- 1989

Alice P. Alexander, MD Position: Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, UAMS/ACH Director, Internal Medicine Continuity Clinic UAMS Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Karol Anderson, MD Position: Section Chief, Internal Medicine – Central Arkansas Veteran’s Healthcare System Residency: University of Mississippi: Internal Medicine/Pediatrics – 2001 Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences- 1997

Matthew Bell, MD Position: Assistant Professor – Allergy/Immunology Fellowship: University of Wisconsin: Allergy/Immunology – 2013 Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: Internal Medicine/Pediatrics – 2011 Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences – 2007

Amy Brunt, MD Position: Assistant Professor – Neonatology Fellowship: Arkansas Children’s Hospital: Neonatology/Perinatal Medicine – 2013 Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: Internal Medicine/Pediatrics – 2010 Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences – 2006

Thomas Collins, MD Position: Assistant Professor – Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship: Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia: Pediatric Cardiology Residency: University of Tennessee Memphis: Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Medical School: University of Tennessee College of Medicine

Jason Dare, MD Position: Assistant Professor – Pediatric Rheumatology Fellowship: Universality of Arkansas: Rheumatology -2007 Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: Internal Medicine/Pediatrics – 2005 Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences – 2001

Courtney Edgar-Zarate, MD Position: Assistant Professor – Pediatric Hospitalist Residency: University Hospital/University of Cincinnati College of Medicine: Internal Medicine/Pediatrics – 2010 Medical School: East Carolina University School of Medicine – 2006

Karen Farst, MD Position: Associate Professor – Team For Children at Risk ( TCAR) Fellowship: Cincinnati Children’s Hospital: Child Abuse – 2004 Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: Internal Medicine/Pediatrics – 2009 Medical School: Texas Tech University – 1995

Joshua Kennedy, MD Position: Assistant Professor – Allergy/Immunology Fellowship: University of Virginia: Allergy/Immunology – 2012 Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: Internal Medicine/Pediatrics – 2010 Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences – 2006

Michelle Lisko, MD Position: Assistant Professor – Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: Internal Medicine/Pediatrics – 2013 Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences – 2009

Nikhil Meena, MD Position: Assistant Professor – Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine Fellowship: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: Pulmonary/Critical Care – 2012 Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: Internal Medicine/Pediatrics – 2009 Medical School: All India Institute of Medical Sciences- 2001

Noha Mohamed, MD Position: Assistant Professor – Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: Internal Medicine/Pediatrics – 2013 Medical School: University of Alexandria, Egypt – 2006

Tamara T. Perry, MD Position: Associate Professor- Allergy/Immunology Fellowship: Johns Hopkins University Hospital: Allergy/ Immunology- 2004 Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: Internal Medicine/Pediatrics – 2001 Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences – 1997

Elizabeth Rogers, MD Fellowship: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: Palliative Care – 2015 Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: Internal Medicine/Pediatrics – 2010 Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences – 2006

Steve Schexnayder, MD Position: Section Chief Pediatric Critical Care Medicine – Arkansas Children’s Hospital Vice Chair for Education, UAMS Department of Pediatrics Fellowship: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine – 1994 Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: Internal Medicine/Pediatrics – 1991 Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences – 1987

Tonya M. Thompson, MD Position: Program Director of Pediatric Emergency Medicine – Arkansas Children’s Hospital Fellowship: University of Tennessee: Pediatric Emergency Medicine – 2003 Residency: University of Tennessee: Internal Medicine/Pediatrics – 2000 Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch – 1996

Tobias J. Vancil, MD Position: Assistant Professor – Internal Medicine Junior Medical Clerkship Director Medical Director of Clinical Simulation Center Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences – 2004

Erin Vaughn, MD Position: Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Course Director for  Introduction to Clinical Medicine 2
Residency: Yale-New Haven Medical Center (Waterbury Program): Internal Medicine/Pediatrics – 2012 Medical School: University of Arkansas For Medical Sciences – 2008