Faculty and Staff Directory

ArnoldMaeghan
Maeghan Arnold, MNSc, RN, APRN, AGACNP-BC
Clinical Instructor
EDII5/132D
Fax: (501) 686-8695
Claudia Barone
Claudia Barone, EdD, DNP, RN, APRN, LNC, CCN-BC, CTTS
Professor
Ed II 5/ 132 C
Fax: (501) 686-8695
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Brittany Beasley
Clinical Instructor
EDII 5/110 E
501-686-8350
Sondra Bedwell
Sondra Bedwell, PhD, RN, APRN, FNP-BC
Clinical Assistant Professor, Director of Nursing Education, UAMS Southwest
Regional Program Texarkana
Fax: (870) 779-6055
BerberAlbrey
Albrey Berber, DNP, RN, APRN, PNP-PC
Clinical Instructor
RAHN 5217 (formerly COPH)
Fax: (501-686-8695
Bennett, Ashley
Ashley Bennett, MS
Recruiting Specialist
COPH 5241
Fax: 501-686-7591
PegramMellonee
Grier Bennett, BA
Development Associate
EDII 5/104 G
501-686-8350
Claudia Beverly
Claudia Beverly, PhD, RN, FAAN
 Professor Director, Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence
RAHN 5274
Fax: (501) 296-1765
Lee Blackwood
Lee Blackwood
Department Business Coordinator
RAHN 5226 (formerly COPH)
Fax: (501) 526-7989
ByrdBarbara
Darlene Byrd, DNP ,RN, APRN, FNP-BC, FAANP
Clinical Assistant Professor
RAHN 5248
Fax: (501) 686-8695
CampbellCarol
Carol Campbell, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Clinical Instructor
RAHN 5223
501-686-8695
Natalie Capps, MNSc, RN
Natalie Capps, MNSc, RN
Clinical Assistant Professor
ED II 5/136A
Fax: (501) 686-8350
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Ava Coleman, MS
Recruitment Specialist
RAHN 5236 (formerly COPH)
Fax: (501)-686-7591
Patricia Cowan
Patricia Cowan, PhD, RN, FAAN
Dean, Professor
RAHN 5202 (formerly COPH)
Fax: (501) 686-7998
Karan Cox
Karan Cox, MSN, RN, APRN, FNP-BC
Clinical Assistant Professor, Specialty Coordinator, Family NP
Ed II 5/ 134 B
Fax: (501) 686-8695
Veneine Cuningkin
Veneine Cuningkin, DNP, RN
Clinical Assistant Professor
Office: Ed II 5/ 110 B
Fax: (501) 686-8350
CurtisEvan
Evan Curtis
Administrative Analyst
ED II 5/106
Fax: (501) 686-8350
Leonie DeClerk
Leonie DeClerk, DNP, RN, APRN, FNP-BC
Clinical Assistant Professor; Director of DNP Program
RAHN 5218 (formerly COPH)
Fax: (501) 686-8695
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Pamela deGravelles, PhD, RN
Clinical Assistant Professor
EDII 5/ 107 B
Fax: (501) 686-8350
DumasChris
Chris Dumas
Executive Assistant III
RAHN 5202
501-686-7998
ElliottAlexis
Alexis Elliott
Administrative Specialist III
RAHN 5234 (formerly COPH)
Fax: (501) 686-7591
Ellis, Jessica
Jessica Ellis, MBA, MA
Associate Dean for Administration
RAHN 5228
Fax: 501-526-7989
Beverly English
Beverly English, MNSc, RN
Clinical Assistant Professor
ED II 5/140 D
Fax: (501) 686-8350
Friend Dona
Dona Friend, MNSc, RN
Clinical Assistant Professor
EDII 5/110 D
501-686-8350
Ashley Funderburg
Ashley Funderburg
Research Assistant
RAHN 5257
Fax: (501) 296-1765
Deena Garner
Deena Garner, DNP, RN, APRN, CPNP-PC
Clinic Instructor
RAHN 5220
Fax: (501) 686-8695
Jennifer Gernat
Jennifer L. Gernat, MNSc,OCN,RN-BC
Clinic Instructor
ED II 5/102C
Fax: (501) 686-8350
Donna Gullette
Donna Gullette, PhD, RN, APRN, ACNP-BC & AG ACNP-BC
Professor Associate Dean for Practice; Director of Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Specialty
RAHN 5214 (formerly COPH)
Fax: (501) 686-8695
HaggardDuffLauren
Lauren Haggard-Duff, PhD, RN, CNE
Clinical Assistant Professor
UAMS Northwest, A 109
Fax: 479-713-8190
Melodee Harris
Melodee Harris, PhD, RN, APRN, GNP-BC, AGPCNP-BC
Assistant Professor, Specialty Coordinator, Adult-Gerontology Primary Care NP Specialty
ED II 5/138 B
Fax: (501) 686-8695
Jeanie Head
Jeanie Head, BA
Executive Assistant III
RAHN 5202 (formerly COPH)
Fax: (501) 686-7998
HendersonSonya
Sonya Henderson, MBA
Department Finance Administrator
RAHN 5225
Seongkum Heo
Seongkum Heo, PhD, RN
Associate Professor Research Interests
RAHN 5258 (formerly COPH)
Fax: (501) 296-1765
Marilyn Faye Hughes
Marilyn Faye Hughes, DNP, MNSc, RN
Clinical Instructor
UACCH at Hope Campus
Fax: (870) 722-8130
Josephine Jackson
Josephine Jackson, DNP,RN,APRN,FNP-BC
Clinical Instructor
Regional Program-Helena
Jones Jamie
Jamie Jones, PhD, RN
Clinical Assistant Professor
ED II 5/108B
501-686-8350
Sara Jones
Sara Jones, PhD, RN, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Clinical Assistant Professor, Specialty Coordinator Psychiatric Mental Health NP Specialty
RAHN 5212 (formerly COPH)
Fax: (501) 686-8695
KalkwarfSHANNON
Shannon Kalkwarf, MNSc, APRN, FNP-BC
Clinical Instructor
EDII 5/134 A
501-686-8695
KellyMaryalice
Maryalice Kelly, MSN, RN, APRN, ANP-BC
Clinical Assistant Professor
Office A 109; UAMS-Northwest Campus Fayetteville
Fax: (479) 713-8190
KitchStephanie
Stephanie Kitch, PhD, RN
Clinical Assistant Instructor
EDII 5/120 C
Fax: 686-8350
LabonteJudy
Judy Labonte, PhD, RN, APRN, FNP-BC
Clinical Assistant Professor
EDII 5/134 D
Fax: (501) 686-8695
LabordePamela
Pamela LaBorde, DNP, APRN
Clinical Assistant Professor
RAHN 5221
501-686-8695
LancasterAlisaR
Alisa Lancaster, MNSc, RN, APRN, ACNP-BC, FNP-BC
Clinical Instructor
Regional Program – Batesville
Fax: (870) 698-0022
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Leanne Lefler, PhD, RN, APRN, ACNS-BC, FAHA
Associate Professor
RAHN 5256 (formerly COPH)
Fax: (501) 296-1756
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Christy Low, BS
Director of Development
ED II 5/104 F
Fax: (501) 526-5534
LubinSandra
Sandra Lubin, MA, RN
Project Director
RAHN 5261 (formerly COPH)
Fax: (501) 296-1765
Laura Mayfield
Laura Mayfield, MNSc, RN, APRN, FNP-BC
Clinic Instructor
Ed II 5/134 C
Fax: (501) 686-8695
Leslie McCormack
Leslie McCormack, MSN, RN, APRN, CNM
Clinic Instructor
EDII 5/136 E
Fax: (501) 686-8350
Jean McSweeney
Jean McSweeney, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN
Professor Associate Dean for Research, Co-Director, PhD Program
RAHN 5275 (formerly COPH)
Fax: (501) 296-1765
Donna Middaugh
Donna Middaugh, PhD, RN
Clinical Associate Professor, Associate Dean for Academic Programs
RAHN 5202 B (formerly COPH)
Fax: (501) 686-7998
Anita Mitchell
Anita Mitchell, PhD, RN, APRN, FNP-BC
Clinical Associate Professor
RAHN 5265
Fax: (501) 686-8695
MorrisKarla
Karla Morris
Administrative Specialist III
ED II 5/110
Fax: (501) 686-8350
NagelCorey
Corey Nagel, PhD, RN
Assistant Professor
RAHN 5222 (formerly COPH)
Fax: (501) 296-1317
Amy Overton-McCoy
Amy Overton-McCoy, PhD, RN, APRN
Clinical Assistant Professor
Texarkana
Rebecca Patterson
Rebecca Patterson, PhD, RN, APRN, PPCNP-BC
Clinical Associate Professor
Ed II, 5/140 A
Fax: (501) 686-8350
Larronda Rainey
Larronda Rainey, MNSc, RN
Clinical Assistant Professor; Director, RN Programs
Ed II, 5/110 C
Fax: (501) 686-8350
Fermin Renteria
Fermin Renteria, MNSc, RN, APRN, CPNP-PC, CNE
Clinical Assistant Professor
Ed II 5/108 C
Fax: (501) 686-8350
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Leah D. Richardson, PhD, MSN, RN
Clinical Assistant Professor
Ed II 5/136 C
Fax: (501) 686-8350
Martha Rojo
Martha Rojo, PhD, RN
Clinical Assistant Professor
RAHN 5260
Fax: (501) 296-1765
Janet Rooker
Janet Rooker MNSc, RNP
Clinical Associate Professor
Ed II 5/132 B
Fax: (501) 686-8695
Amanda Spinks
Amanda Spinks, MPA
Director of Student Services
RAHN 5235 (formerly COPH)
Fax: (501) 686-7591
Tameka Smith
Tameka Smith, BS
Executive Assistant II
RAHN 5208 (formerly COPH)
Fax: (501) 526-7989
Sharon S
Sharon Stevenson, DNP, RN, APRN, PPCNP-BC
Clinical Assistant Professor
RAHN 5210 (formerly COPH)
StickleyKimberly
Kimberly Stickley, DNP, RN, APRN
Clinical Instructor
EDII 5/136 B
Fax: (501) 686-8350
Joan Tackett
Joan Tackett, MNSc, RN, APRN, FNP-BC
Clinical Instructor
Ed II 5/132 A
Fax: (501) 686-8695
Pao-Feng Tsai
Pao-Feng Tsai, PhD, RN
Professor
COPH 5264
Fax: (501) 296-1765
ward, nicole
Nicole Ward, MNSc, RN, APRN, WHNP-BC
Clinical Assistant Professor
Ed II 106A
Fax: (501) 686-8350
Sherri Ward
Sherri Ward, MNSc, RN
Clinical Instructor
Ed II 5/140B
Fax: (501) 686-8350
WellsCheryl
Cheryl Wells
Graduate Assistant
RAHN 5246
Fax: 296-1765
Janie Welsh
Janie Welsh
Executive Assistant II
RAHN 5215 A (formerly COPH)
Fax: (501) 686-8695
Beth Ann West
Beth Ann West
Executive Assistant II
RAHN 5271 (formerly COPH)
Fax: (501) 296-1765
Teresa Whited
Teresa Whited, DNP, RN, APRN, CPCP-PC
Clinical Assistant Professor; Director of MNSc Programs and Director of Pediatric Specialty
COPH 5216
Fax: (501) 686-8695
WilliamsChannoah
Channoah Williams, DNP, RN, APRN
Clinical Assistant Professor
UAMS South Central Family Medical Center/ Pine Bluff AR
Fax: (870) 541-7601
Patricia Wright
Patricia Wright, PhD, RN
Assistant Professor
RAHN 5254 (formerly COPH)
Fax: (501) 296-1765

 

Emeritus Faculty

Ann Coleman, 2013, Professor
BSN, University of Mississippi; MSN, PhD, The University of Texas at Austin
Mary Hartwig, 2013, Associate Professor
BSN, University of Minnesota; MNSc, University of Washington; PhD, University of Tennessee
Patricia Heacock, 2002, Associate Professor
BS, West Texas State University; MSN, University of Texas System School of Nursing; PhD, The University of Texas at Austin
Linda C. Hodges, 2007, Dean and Professor
BSN, University of Virginia; MNSc, Emory University; EdD, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Cheryl Schmidt, 2015, Associate Professor
BSN, MSN, Ohio State University; PhD, University of Pittsburgh

Elaine Souder, 2013, Professor
BSN, University of Pennsylvania; MSN, University of Pennsylvania; PhD, Boston College
Patricia J. Thompson, 2007, Associate Professor
BS, University of Central Arkansas; MNSc, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences; PhD, The University of Texas at Austin
Sophronia Williams, 1979, Associate Professor
BSN, MSN, Washington University