Training the Next Generation
As part of the state’s only academic health sciences university, we are proud to train the next generation of physicians in a vibrant region slated to become a premiere health care destination in the Midwest.
About the UAMS College of Medicine’s Northwest Regional Campus
We are excited to offer the opportunity for select medical students to complete their medical degree on the Northwest Arkansas Campus in Fayetteville, Arkansas.
Applicants accepted for admission to the UAMS College of Medicine have the opportunity to complete the standard four-year M.D. track at UAMS Little Rock or to apply for one of the two tracks offered at UAMS Northwest:
- The three-year Primary Care Scholars M.D. track
- The traditional four-year M.D. track
Meet the Associate Dean
An award-winning educational leader and clinician, John Spollen, M.D., provides leadership for our growing, robust medical education programs in Northwest Arkansas. Dr. Spollen has held numerous leadership roles since joining the UAMS College of Medicine faculty in 1999, and he led the development of the initial curriculum for medical students at the Northwest Campus in 2008.