The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences North Central (UAMS North Central) is an outreach of the University of Arkansas for Medical Science (UAMS), serving Marion, Baxter, Fulton, Sharp, Searcy, Van Buren, Stone, Cleburne, Izard, Independence, and White counties. The UAMS North Central mission is to enhance health care access and health statu, through recruitment and retention of healthcare professionals, professional education, and public health education in an eleven county area of north central Arkansas.

UAMS North Central was established by the Arkansas legislature in cooperation with UAMS in 2007. The center works in partnership with the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville and Arkansas State University at Mountain Home. Each college continues to house several UAMS degree programs.

In addition to its partnership with the local colleges, UAMS North Central works closely with the White River Medical Center in Batesville and the Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home.

Contact information for UAMS North Central:


Dennis F. Moore, Pharm.D.
1993 Harrison Street
Batesville, AR 72501
M) 870.698.9991
F) 870.698.0022